mental health support

Former dispatcher shares six-year journey after the Humboldt bus crash
Greg Nikkel

Former dispatcher shares six-year journey after the Humboldt bus crash

Apr 18, 2024 | 8:48am
An audience of police officers, support staff and telecommunications personnel listened as former dispatcher Heather Fyke shared how she had to live with her trauma as one of the first to take the calls on April 6, 2018, when the Humboldt Broncos team bus crashed near Tisdale. She was the guest speaker for the telecommunications […]
Do More Ag accepting applications for its 5th annual Community Fund

Do More Ag accepting applications for its 5th annual Community Fund

Feb 2, 2024 | 8:03pm
The application window is wide open for the 5th annual Community Fund, put on by the Do More Agriculture Foundation and Farm Credit Canada. Do More Ag has been accepting applications since January 18 and the deadline is February 15. Executive Director of Do More Ag Megz Reynolds says  the fund offers free mental health supports […]

Farm Credit Canada offering support for producers financially impacted by drought conditions

Jul 25, 2023 | 3:43pm

Farmers in B.C., Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba facing financial troubles because of drought conditions, can get support from Farm Credit Canada. Senior Vice-President of Operations in the Prairie Region with FCC, Shannon Weatherall, says several options are available depending on a farmer’s needs. Deferral of principle payments and/or other loan payments are some supports FCC offers. […]

Hospitality Sask. launches mental health supports for workers effected by pandemic

Mar 29, 2021 | 7:13am

Hospitality Saskatchewan is launching a new mental health support program for people in the industry affected by the pandemic. CEO Jim Bence says the uncertainty of the pandemic has not been easy on the industry, or its workers. “We noticed a year ago that many in our industry, tens of thousands laid off, now we’re […]