Mosaic community outing to the Gibson House Museum – February 22nd, 2017

Posted by admin on March 14, 2017 in Community, Events, History, Tour Of Our Wonderful City, Trip to Gibson House |

The trip involved learning about the history of the Gibson family, their home and how people lived in the 19th century. Of course the group had hands on experience on the tour making tasty butter and scones in the 19th century tradition! Mosaic’s field trip to the Gibson House helped the community to understand the […]

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Slides from our upcoming OSCO presentation showing our community outreach programs designed to encourage social interaction and education

In case you are unable to attend this Thursday’s OSCO’s Overcoming Loneliness and Social Isolation Symposium, where I will be speaking, here is a sneak preview of some my slides showing some of the events held at our resource centres over the last two years and a number of other guests: 

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A Message from Jane & Nathalie: Expanding The Boundaries of Care, 5 years and counting!

As the summer of 2015 blends into fall, Mosaic has been busy planning events and service upgrades for the upcoming season! Over the year Mosaic has accomplished much with many new programs and ideas launched and many soon to be released: Our Elder Caring Plus™, a light geriatric care management program, is gaining recognition amongst […]

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Black History Month Profiles IV: Ferguson Jenkins, the Athlete

Posted by admin on February 27, 2015 in Ethics, History, Human Rights, Remembrance |

And to wind off our Kevin Lopes produced series on Black History Month…. After profiling Mary Ann Shadd Cary, Portia White and Lincoln Alexander we end of our Black History Month Profiles with a Ferguson Jenkins, the Athlete. An elite baseball pitcher in the 1960’s and 1970’s Jenkins was the first Canadian to be elected […]

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Black History Month Profiles, Part III: Lincoln Alexander, the Politician

Posted by admin on February 17, 2015 in History, Human Rights, Remembrance |

And continuing our Black History Month profiles (thank you again Kevin Lopes)…. After profiling activist and publisher Mary Ann Shadd Cary and singer Portia White in our Black History Month Profiles we move into the realm of politics with Lincoln Alexander. Lincoln overcame many racial challenges to become a successful politician. Being the first black […]

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Black History Month Profiles, Part II: Portia White, the Singer.

Posted by admin on February 9, 2015 in History, Human Rights, Recognition |

And here is a second profile prepared by our very own Kevin Lopes Last week we began profiling significant black Canadians in history with Mary Ann Shadd Cary, an activist and publisher in the 19th century. Next on our list is Portia White, a singer who led the way for black Canadian female singers in […]

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Black History Month..profiles part 1

Posted by admin on February 4, 2015 in Ethics, History, Human Rights |

Kevin Lopes has prepared a number of black history profiles which I will be putting onto our blog over the next few days.  Black history month reminds us of a very important and still historically evolving human rights journey, and to appreciate it we need to remember the injustices of the past and the people […]

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