Enviros is celebrating 40 years of serving Alberta’s most vulnerable citizens. Save The Date: We would love for you to join us the evening of Oct. 28th at Heritage Park for our 40th Anniversary Gala featuring Keynote Speaker, Clara Hughes. Tables, Singles and VIP Tickets will be available. Stay tuned...
After much work, thought and perspective, Enviros has made the difficult decision to postpone the 2016 version of Proving Grounds. With the current economic climate and the Ft. Mac Murray crisis still underway, it is important to be mindful and respectful of the needs of others as well as our own. We are sad to... Continue Reading »
This episode we take a short break from the Q&A, interview style that we’ve been doing with notable guests. Two weeks ago we heard that two of our former clients at Base Camp had passed away, and it got us reflecting on the work we do and the experience of our clients (both in the... Continue Reading »
Today’s guest is Glynnis Lieb, Executive Director of the Lieutenant Governor’s Circle on Mental Health and Addiction in Alberta. The Lieutenant Governor’s Circle on Mental Health and Addiction is a charitable organization dedicated to helping reduce stigma related to mental illness and addiction, furthering public knowledge of the topic, shining a light on the positive... Continue Reading »
What recently published findings from an Enviros program teach us about how to build mindfulness skills in young adult males. ‘An examination of Mindfulness Based Experiences Through Adventure in Substance Use Disorder Treatment for Young Adult Males: A Pilot Study’ written by H.L. Lee Gillis, Keith C. Russell & Whitney Heppner Blog by: Aly... Continue Reading »