New friends made through posAbilities employee wellness program

Innovative initiatives help promote organization as a great place to work, says Dan Volbek Michelle Strutzenberger Volleyball and music have been Dan Volbek’s hobbyhorses for a while, and during the last two years he’s turned them into a program offering for his fellow employees, sparking a new way to connect with staff from all parts of the organization. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Employee wellness program strikes a chord

‘The big thing for us is to give people something they can actually use’ Michelle Strutzenberger Sarina Ram says she’s happy to see that a posAbilities employee wellness program that’s been running full-steam for about a year is striking a chord with staff. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Artist’s passion leads to new community connections

PosAbilities arts program joins East Side Culture Crawl Michelle Strutzenberger Several more community members are now involved with posAbilities, sharing their talents and resources and providing new employment opportunities, and much of the credit for this goes to Joseph, a passionate artist, says posAbilities staff member Simone. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Man trains peer to take on courier role, passes on pride, knowledge, confidence

‘I think there is tremendous opportunity for all kinds of things to happen when people share time and space’ Michelle Strutzenberger For 13 years, Graeme has been couriering the mail from the posAbilities head office to various sites. [click the title to read the full story ...]

PosAbilities Looks to Adopt Social Innovation to Advance Mission

Program director Gord Tulloch inspired from recent Social Finance and Social Innovation study tour Camille Jensen A recent Social Innovation and Social Finance study tour is inspiring new approaches and tools to advance posAbilities’ mission, says Gord Tulloch. [click the title to read the full story ...]