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Connecting the Community Through Resilience and Hope: Video Clip

Wellbeing Waterloo Region is a community collaborative to improve the wellbeing of residents in Waterloo Region. In 2020, our community faced significant challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic. By connecting…

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Connecting the community through resilience and hope event graphic
Wellbeing Waterloo Region Events Happening in March

Wellbeing Waterloo Region is hosting a series of events this March. These events have a theme of resilience leading to hope. This past year has been difficult, and our community…

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Happy Lunar New Year Graphic
Chinese New Year

Friday, February 12, 2021 is the Lunar New Year, or Chinese New Year. Also known as the Spring Festival, Chinese New Year marks the transition into a new lunar calendar…

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Finding Hope Social Media Poster
Finding Hope Posters

On this page, you will find the Finding Hope poster artwork translated into the top languages spoken in Waterloo Region (In no particular order). Feel free to download, colour, and…

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The word "HOPE" being held up in front of a sunset
Sharing Hope on Social Media

This post includes elements from the Finding Hope movement that can be used or adapted across social media platforms however you would like. Be sure to use the hashtag #FindingHopeWWR…

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WWR Prompt for Discussion on Inequities Emerging During the COVID-19 Pandemic

We have seen the devastating impacts of inequity, injustice, and racism on Black and Indigenous peoples both around the world and in our own communities. Wellbeing Waterloo Region recognizes that…

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Resources for Learning About anti-Black Racism

A catalogue of learning resources on the topic of anti-Black racism and allyship.

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Staying Healthy During COVID-19 Informational Poster
Free Information Posters

These informative posters are from the Waterloo Wellington Older Adults Strategy. Feel free to use these posters on social media or anywhere else they may be helpful.

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Challenging Barriers to Women’s Wellbeing

An International Women's Day Event Join us Wednesday March 4th for Wellbeing Waterloo Region's very own International Women's Day event. Choose between the afternoon (1:00 - 4:00 pm) or evening…

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February is Black History Month

During Black History Month, Canadians celebrate the many achievements and contributions of Black Canadians who, throughout history, have done so much to make Canada the culturally diverse, compassionate and prosperous…

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Hanukkah – December 22-30, 2019

Hanukkah (Hebrew for dedication) - also spelled "Chanukah" - is the Jewish festival of lights.  Hanukkah is an eight-day observance that remembers the Jewish people's struggle for religious freedom. This…

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Happy Diwali!
Happy Diwali!

Diwali, the Festival of Lights, is a five day long Hindu celebration. The festival gets its name from the row of clay lamps that many observers light outside their homes to…

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