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Province Invests $4.4 Million To Enhance Access to Mental Health and Addictions Supports in Schools

December 2, 2019 PROVINCE INVESTS $4.4 MILLION TO ENHANCE ACCESS TO MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTIONS SUPPORTS IN SCHOOLS – – – Additional Resources Will Reduce Wait Times, Give Families a Voice in Children’s Treatment Plans: Ministers Backgrounder Background Information The … Continue reading

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Andrew Micklefield – December 3, 2019 Private Member Statement on The Spiritual Meaning of Christmas

Andrew Micklefield – December 3, 2019 Private Member Statement on The Spiritual Meaning of Christmas In the coming weeks, as well as being a time of giving and receiving gifts, Christmas will offer spiritual meaning for those celebrating the gift … Continue reading

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Manitoba 150 Kicks off A Year-Long Celebration with Illuminate 150

November 26, 2019 MANITOBA 150 KICKS OFF A YEAR-LONG CELEBRATION WITH ILLUMINATE 150 Winnipeg—The Manitoba 150 Host Committee Inc. (Manitoba 150), is excited to invite Manitobans to kick off a year-long celebration of our province’s 150th anniversary at a free, … Continue reading

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November 22 2019 Private Member Statement Recognizing John Courtney’s Retirement from YFC

Madam Speaker, I rise to recognize Youth For Christ Executive Director John Courtney, who after 47 years of serving Winnipeg’s youth, will be retiring on December 31st. After helping youth at an addiction treatment centre in Toronto, John joined Youth … Continue reading

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Province Presents Speech From the Throne To Move Manitoba Forward

PROVINCE PRESENTS SPEECH FROM THE THRONE TO MOVE MANITOBA FORWARD – – – November 19: Focus on Greater Security, Opportunity and Prosperity for All Manitobans: Pallister The Manitoba government set out its key priorities to move Manitoba forward with guaranteed … Continue reading

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Province Announces Funding for 203 Community Development Projects

November 12, 2019 PROVINCE ANNOUNCES FUNDING FOR 203 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS – – – Application Intake for Building Sustainable Communities Program Opens Today: Squires The Manitoba government will be providing more than $6 million in grants to support an additional … Continue reading

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New State-of-the-Art Women’s Hospital Will Improve Care for Manitoba Families

October 31, 2019 NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART WOMEN’S HOSPITAL WILL IMPROVE CARE FOR MANITOBA FAMILIES – – – $232.9-Million Facility Opens to Patients Dec. 1: Pallister The new Women’s Hospital at Health Sciences Centre (HSC) will open to patients on Dec. 1, … Continue reading

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Thrift store supports local recovery centres – Canstar Herald article for Oct.30

Roughly 10,000 Manitobans access substance abuse treatment every year, and Manitoba’s government is ready to help those in need. Almost one in four Manitobans over 10 years old has a diagnosed mood or anxiety disorder and 75 per cent of … Continue reading

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Province Unveils First Three Projects of the Growing Outcomes In Watersheds (GROW) Trust

In support of the Moving Manitoba Forward Guarantee and the made-in-Manitoba Climate and Green Plan, the Manitoba government has unveiled the first three projects under the $52-million Growing Outcomes in Watersheds (GROW) Trust to support the protection of wetlands and watershed management, … Continue reading

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Improved Mental Health Services And Programs Pledged for Children and Youth

October 7, 2019 – Whole-of-Government Approach Includes Support for NorWest Youth Hub, Project 11: Friesen – BACKGROUND INFORMATION As part of a comprehensive whole-of-government approach to improving mental health and addictions programming, the Manitoba government is continuing to take action … Continue reading

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