Canadian Basketball Black History – Stories of the Omitted

Black History triggered my story writing because when it comes around the mainstream channels begin to put the usual handful of stories into circulation. I appreciate the efforts but it always left me wondering who inspired that person to do great things? Was there other trailblazers that prepared the way or do we just know who made the first footprint? What about the underlying stories NOT told of people and events that influenced the great legacies that we hear about today.

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Natasha Ming – Yoga for Youth Wellness

As everything in the world is put on pause because of the Covid-19 Pandemic the emotional and social development of our children have been put on pause as well. The competing stressors and responsibilities parents face may have resulted in reduced attention to the psychological and emotional needs of their children.

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P.H.A.S.E. 1 Youth Association Youth Wellness Forum – COVID-19 Support

This pandemic has taken a lot from many of us and our youth especially have suffered a great deal. They are used to physical interactions and social connections more than adults and they need the opportunity to be in a space where they are seen and heard, where they can express themselves and share their thoughts and ideas. Various social media platforms have provided an alternative, however, it still doesn’t come as close as a simple face to face conversation.

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