Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Career Opportunity- Full time Intervenor/Support Worker

DASCH job fair- November 17 & 18th!

Environment Canada : Weather warning for City of Winnipeg - Wind Warning for Wednesday, October 18th,2017

Wind Warning

City of Winnipeg

Issued at 08:32 Tuesday 17 October 2017
A very intense low pressure system will track through northern Manitoba Wednesday. This system will bring very strong westerly winds with gusts of 90 km/h to southern Manitoba beginning this evening. In addition, certain wind prone areas in the lee of the Duck and Riding Mountains are likely to get gusts of 110 km/h or stronger. The extreme winds will abate Wednesday morning in western Manitoba and Wednesday afternoon in the Red River Valley as the low moves towards Ontario. ### Damage to buildings, such as to roof shingles and windows, may occur. High winds may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break. Wind warnings are issued when there is a significant risk of damaging winds. Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ec.storm.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #MBStorm. Find out more ›

Friday, 13 October 2017

Doug Momotiuk's experience at 2nd Annual Torch of Dignity Relay

The representatives from over 50 organizations including 2 Provincial MLAs and 1 Federal MP ran for the Manitobans for Human Rights’ 2nd Annual Torch of Dignity Relay on Monday, August 7, 2017.

The relay started at Kildonan Park and ended at Oodena Celebration Circle at Forks Market. There were the opening and closing ceremonies for the speakers.

Doug Momotiuk, Chairperson of Deaf Centre Manitoba, Inc took the location at 2nd spot of the relay. The MLA, Hon. Steven Fletcher started with the torch at the first spot and then he passed the torch to Doug at the second spot. Doug jogged to next spot and passed the torch to someone within Kildonan Park.

The Manitobans for Human Rights has two goals to promote Human Rights. The first goal is to promote Human Rights learning throughout the Province of Manitoba to many different sectors of society. The second goal is to work to the gradual development of a community based on equality and non-discrimination

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Press Conference was held at Deaf Centre Manitoba on Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Barrier Free Manitoba  (BFM) had coordinated with several organizations to host a special Press Conference that was held today at Deaf Centre Manitoba.

Please see several pictures that was held at Press Conference.(Picture credit by Barrier Free Manitoba)

Sheila Montney as MC for the Press Conference.

 Jennifer Sande from Manitoba League of Persons with Disabilities (MLPD)

Janet Forbes from Barrier Free Manitoba (BFM)

Doug Momotiuk , President of Manitoba Deaf Association (MDA)

Sheila explain the website accessible for Provincial Budget Consultation Process

There was view of Press Conference on Global News  at 6pm on October 11th. You can copy and paste it to watch the news. This news is a bit later after the beginning of the news (approx 8 minutes and 20 minutes for few minutes)

 Copy & paste - https://globalnews.ca/video/3798419/global-news-at-6-oct-11-3

Manitoba Association of Visual Language Interpreters (MALVI) will have a workshop for everyone- Saturday, November 4th!!