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Two New Staff Members with the Social Development Council

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The SDC has hired two new staff members as part of the Domestic Violence Community Imitative. Sue Hess the new Intensive Case Manager and Sarah Good the new administrative support person for the Paths to Change Program. The program is now officially up and running and will be hoping to significantly reduce domestic violence in Cornwall.     For more information on the Paths to Change program click here.

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Contract Position – Administration Support

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Domestic ViolenceCommunity Initiative Role Description ROLE TITLE Administrative Support Personnel part time (21 hours/week) ROLE SUMMARY A Contract Position ending in June 2016 Reporting to the Executive Committee, the Administrative Support Personnel (Domestic Violence Community Initiative) shall be responsible for supporting administrative operations, receiving and screening calls, providing information to clients and community agencies with regards to the Domestic Violence Community Initiative. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Meeting Management Attend the HUB and Executive Committee meetings Prepare agenda for meetings Record and prepare minutes from meetings Track Regrets/Attendance Distribute invitations to upcoming meetings Organize focus group – as applicable Other tasks –…

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SDC AGM October 20th 2015

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AGM Poster 2015   Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area Annual General Meeting October 20th 2015 8:30 am – 9:30 am 2 St. Lawrence Drive, Cornwall ON in the River Room, Rm# M3150

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Contract Position – MSW or Equivalent for Domestic Violence Initiative

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The Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area is currently looking for a candidate with a Masters of Social Work (MSW) or equivalent to fill a Full-Time 8 month (mid October 2015 – June 2016) contract position for the Domestic Violence Community Initiative . The individual shall be responsible  for intensive case management in the Domestic Violence Community Initiative (aka. Paths to Change) program. ROLE TITLE Intensive Case Manager – $35/hour – 35 hours/week ROLE SUMMARY In general, an Intensive Case Manager works to build a trusting and productive relationship with a client to provide the support and resources that the…

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SDC to Launch Poverty Reduction Strategy Report

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Launch for the report on the Recommendations for a Poverty Reduction Strategy for Cornwall and Area in honour of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty Cornwall Ontario – In honour of the International Day for Eradication of Poverty the Social Development Council of Cornwal and Area will be hosting a quick coffee house meeting from 8:30am to 9:30am at the Seaway Valley Community Health Centre located at 353 Pitt St. on October 17th 2014 to officially launch the Report entitled “Recommendations for the Poverty Reduction Strategy for the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry and the City…

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New Service-to-Service Referral Forms

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The Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area’s Employ-ability Network has been working for the past year to develop a method to increase referral from on organization to another.  The result, was the creation of the Service-to-Service Referral form. The new service-to-service referral form to be used by frontline workers that has been developed by the Employability Network.The forms are designed to enhance the referral process from one organization to another in effort to cut down on clients being “lost between the cracks.” The form comes with a memorandum of understanding that enables organizations to  work together and ensure that…

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