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Moccasin workshop extends oral tradition

Lotoya Davids News Reporter The Aboriginal Resource Centre at Humber recently launched its Making Moccasins workshop, with the second of six three-hour sessions held on Tuesday. “I really want to show the beauty of my own culture,” said former co-president of the centre Sage Petahtegoose . “I think it’s worth sharing and letting other people


Treating adult mental illness, where challenges often arrive by age 25

Meaghan Wray Life Reporter According to Toronto’s Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, more than 75 per cent of adult mental illness surfaces before the age of 25. ‘What’s up,’ an East Metro Youth Services (EMYS) program established in 2011, is a no-cost, no-wait walk-in mental health counselling service. Previously geared towards children, youth and