Mental Health Awareness Week, May 5-9, 2014 – “I Care About You” Campaign Kicks Off

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Edmonton, AB:  May 5-9 is Mental Health Awareness Week and May 7th is National Child and Youth Mental Health Day.  We invite members of the media to join our collective voice supporting children’s mental health throughout the week of May 5-9, by showing children “I Care About You”.  We ask that you share information about the week and encourage participation … Read More

Associate Minister Jansen to Act as Honourary Chair of Alberta-based Bullying Prevention Organization

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Edmonton, AB – As the province of Alberta continues to demonstrate a commitment to issues surrounding bullying, cyberbullying, family violence and sexual exploitation, Associate Minister of Family and Community Safety Sandra Jansen has been named the Honourary Chair of the Society for Safe and Caring Schools & Communities (Safe and Caring). Safe and Caring’s Board of Directors includes representation from … Read More

TELUS invests in creating Cyber Safe Spaces

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Edmonton, Alberta – On Wednesday, June 19, 2013, the Society for Safe and Caring Schools & Communities (SACSC) will officially announce funding they have received from the TELUS Edmonton Community Board. Funds from the TELUS Edmonton Community Board will be used for a SACSC Youth Action Peer Mentoring project to address the increasing concern of cyberbullying amongst today’s children and … Read More

Federal Government Funds Collaborative Community Driven Project in Northern Alberta

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Federal Government Funds Collaborative Community Driven Project in Northern Alberta Edmonton, Alberta – On Thursday, May 16th, 2013, The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Public Works and Government Services and Minister of Status of Women, will join the Society for Safe and Caring Schools & Communities in a public funding announcement for a violence-prevention project in the Northern Alberta community … Read More