10 Tips to Reduce Holiday Stress

When stress is at its peak, it’s hard to stop and regroup. Try to prevent stress and depression in the first place, especially if the holidays have taken an emotional toll on you in the past. 1. Acknowledge your feelings. If someone close to you has recently...
Community Spotlight: Vernon, BC

Community Spotlight: Vernon, BC

Vernon is a lovely community nestled in the North Okanagan Valley. Piers has been working in Vernon since our Third Party Administration program launched in September of 2018. During our time here in Vernon, we have come to know some of the service providers in town...

Listening, Speaking, and Reading your future depends on it!

Based on the BC Labour Market Outlook for 2018 it is projected that 73% of job openings will require candidates to have strong people skills, especially those in communication areas such as active listening, speaking and reading comprehension[1].  These three skills...

Cultural Awareness In Our Community

Piers recently attended the Housing First for Indigenous and Metis Peoples Workshop at the Ki-Low-Na Friendship Society.  Through this, not only were we reminded of the importance of partnership and connection within our community, but also of the need for cultural...