KW Counselling Blog

Bell Let’s Talk 2019

posted by Scott Williams

Bell Let’s Talk is a program by Bell Canada to promote mental health education, research, awareness, and end social stigma. Most people will have heard of Bell Let’s Talk Day which happens early each year. Bell will donate 5 cents to mental health initiatives for each of various kinds of interactions that day.

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Introducing Greenspace

posted by Staff

KW Counselling Services has started using a secure, online platform called Greenspace to measure/learn about how people progress in their counselling. Research shows us that counselling outcomes are improved when clients measure their progress throughout the counselling process.

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Newcomer Leadership Development Seed Grant

posted by Scott Williams

We are very grateful to be receiving a Seed Grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation to enhance our Newcomer Leadership Development program. We are receiving $73,100 over 12 months to develop the enhanced curriculum that will include practicum placements for participants at other local agencies and organizations. Participants will also be encouraged to apply for City of Kitchener Neighbourhood Grants, with our guidance.

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