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Call for Nominations to the Board of Directors

November 10, 2017

The National Network for Mental Health (NNMH) is holding its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday December 13, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern.

CALL FOR NEW BOARD MEMBERS:  In accordance with our bylaws, NNMH is looking for board members to represent each of the following provinces and territories:  British Columbia, Alberta, Yukon, Quebec, New Brunswick, Newfoundland & Labrador, Prince Edward Island.

A voting member of the NNMH according to by-law 11. Section ii. Page 5.

Individual – A mental health consumer/survivor / a person with lived personal experience with mental health issues who supports the Articles of the Corporation.  One individual member has one vote per motion at any general membership meeting of the Corporation.

Commitment: The requirements for your participation will include monthly or bi-monthly directors meetings. Time to review all relevant information to make informed decisions on behalf of the organization. A commitment to participate at board/leadership development workshops when required and on committees and events of the NNMH or on behalf of the NNMH. A time commitment between 6 – 20 hours a month, all dependent on your choices to participate.

How to Apply:  Individuals seeking nomination as Directors must supply the following:

1) A paragraph a minimum of 200 words why you seek  election to the board of directors?

2) A biography outlining your personal experience or a resume.

3) A photograph (optional).

 

Nomination for any of the above positions must be received by December 1, 2017 by 11:59 pm Eastern time and can be forwarded by email to;  [email protected]  or regular mail to;

 

National Network for Mental Health

PO Box 1539 Station Main St.

Catharines, ON. L2R 7J9

Please note that there has been a change to the dates and time of the consultations in Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Ontario. The following consultations will be now held in the month of July. Please take note of the changes of dates and locations.

We ask you to please share this information with your networks and encourage people to come out to a consultation and help to shape Canada’s new accessibility law.

Newfoundland Consultations:

 

July 19 – Conception Bay

Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre

7 Conception Bay Highway

6:00 to 8:00 PM

 

July 20 – Goose Bay

Hotel North Two

382 Hamilton River Road

6:00 to 8:00 PM

 

July 21 – Gander
Quality Hotel & Suites
100 Trans-Canada Hwy
4:00 to 6:00 PM

 

 

Nova Scotia Consultations:

 

July 18 – Sydney

Cambridge Suites Hotel Sydney 

380 Esplanade

6:00 to 8:00 PM

 

July 17 – Dartmouth

Location: TBD

6:00 to 8:00 PM

 

Ontario Consultations:

 

July 19 – Ottawa
Albert at Bay Suite Hotel – Downtown Ottawa

435 Albert Street
6:00 to 8:00 PM

 

July 20 – Kingston

Location: TBD

6:00 to 8:00 PM

 

Saskatchewan Consultations:

 

July 11 – Saskatoon

Saskatoon Inn

2002 Airport Drive

6:00 to 8:00 PM

 

July 12 – Prince Albert

Prince Albert Inn

3680 2 Ave West

6:00 to 8:00 PM

 

 

Registration information can be found online at www.alliance-canada.org or can be taken over the phone by calling 343-291-1117.

Thank you for sharing!

All Abilities Together – The Alliance for an Inclusive and Accessible Canada

The Alliance for an Inclusive and Accessible Canada (the Alliance) is a group of disability organizations that is consulting Canadians about the proposed federal accessibility law. We are made up of 12 member organizations and four partner organizations from Canada’s disability community. 

 

Please note that there has been a change to the dates and time of the consultations in Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Ontario for the Alliance for An Inclusive and Accessible Canada. The following consultations will be now held in the month of July. Here are the current dates and locations.

We ask you to please share this information with your networks, encourage people to come out to a consultation and help to shape Canada’s new accessibility law.

Newfoundland Consultations:

July 19 – Conception Bay
Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre
7 Conception Bay Highway
6:00 to 8:00 PM

July 20 – Goose Bay
Hotel North Two
382 Hamilton River Road
6:00 to 8:00 PM

July 21 – Gander
Quality Hotel & Suites
100 Trans-Canada Hwy
4:00 to 6:00 PM

Nova Scotia Consultations:

July 18 – Sydney
Cambridge Suites Hotel Sydney
380 Esplanade
6:00 to 8:00 PM

July 17 – Dartmouth
Location: TBD
6:00 to 8:00 PM

Ontario Consultations:

July 19 – Ottawa
Albert at Bay Suite Hotel – Downtown Ottawa
435 Albert Street
6:00 to 8:00 PM

July 20 – Kingston
Location: TBD
6:00 to 8:00 PM

Saskatchewan Consultations:

July 11 – Saskatoon
Saskatoon Inn
2002 Airport Drive
6:00 to 8:00 PM

July 12 – Prince Albert
Prince Albert Inn
3680 2 Ave West
6:00 to 8:00 PM

Registration information can be found online at www.alliance-canada.org or can be taken over the phone by calling 343-291-1117.

Thank you for sharing!

All Abilities Together – The Alliance for an Inclusive and Accessible Canada

The Alliance for an Inclusive and Accessible Canada (the Alliance) is a group of disability organizations that is consulting Canadians about the proposed federal accessibility law. We are made up of 12 member organizations and four partner organizations from Canada’s disability community.

We are pleased to announce that Alliance for an Inclusive and Accessible Canada will be hosting public consultations in Alberta, Manitoba, British Columbia, Yukon, Northwest Territories. We ask you to please share this information with your networks and encourage people to come out to a consultation and help to shape Canada’s new accessibility law.

Alberta Consultations:
June 8 – Grande Prairie
Pomeroy Hotel & Conference Centre
11633 100 Street
6:00 to 8:00 PM

Manitoba Consultations:
June 22 – Thompson
Juniper Centre
108 Nelson Road
6:00 to 8:00 PM

British Columbia Consultations:
June 14 – Kelowna
Ramada Hotel & Conference Centre
2170 Harvey Ave.
6:00 – 8:00 PM

June 16 – Victoria
University of Victoria
3800 Finnerty Road (Cadboro Commons Building)
6:00 to 8:00 PM

June 21 – Vancouver
Location: TBD
6:00 to 8:00 PM

Yukon Consultations:
June 12 – Whitehorse
Best Western Gold Rush Inn
411 Main Street
6:00 – 8:00 PM

Northwest Territories Consultations:
June 14 – Yellowknife
Explorer Hotel
4825 49th Ave.
9:00 – 5:00 PM

Registration information can be found online at www.alliance-canada.org or can be taken over the phone by calling 343-291-1117.

All Abilities Together – The Alliance for an Inclusive and Accessible Canada

The Alliance for an Inclusive and Accessible Canada (the Alliance) is a group of disability organizations that is consulting Canadians about the proposed federal accessibility law. We are made up of 12 member organizations and four partner organizations from Canada’s disability community.

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