Food 4 All Meal Program at Knox

Food 4 All is an emergency meal program in the Central Park neighbourhood, run by Rainbow Community Gardens, Winnipeg Central Park Women’s Resource Centre and Knox United Church, with support from other local partners. Food 4 All serves breakfast and lunch outside Knox United Church at 400 Edmonton Street to anyone in need. Breakfast: 10-11 […]

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A light blue and yellow background with a text box that reads: "sign up today to receive free bi-weekly activity kits through our doorstep no-contact delivery!" Large Title: "55+ Well-being kits" Subtitle: "craft kits provided by artsjunktion, well-being activities by Artbeat Studio, Health and COVID-19 resources by Downtown Seniors Resource Finder, and more!" Contact info at the bottom: "for 55+ residents of spence and central neighbourhoods" contact Chance for eligibility and sign-up: ph: 204-451-2455 email: chance@spenceneighbourhood.org

55+ Well-Being Kits Doorstep Program

We are thrilled to announce we are now offering well-being kits to 55+ adults in Spence and Central Neighbourhoods! Kits contain art supplies from ArtsJunktion, well-being activities from Artbeat Studio, and up to date information on COVID-19, and older adult health from the Downtown Seniors Resource Centre, as well as goodies from Central! The kits […]

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A statement from CMNRC on COVID-19

Manitoba Non-Profits Are An Essential Part of the COVID-19 Community Response “Manitoba’s neighbourhood renewal corporations provide essential services and are designed to be responsive to the needs of the communities we serve. CMNRC members are uniquely capable of supporting vulnerable Manitobans to maintain access to essential services during the COVID-19 crisis.” Read the full statement […]

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Housing Supports in the Pandemic

Reposting from our friends at Fearless R2W! This is a summary of information we have been able to pull together with help from Right To Housing and the new group Emergency Housing Justice. Find below a poster and social media tiles you can share on your personal profiles to educate our friends and neighbours about […]

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Specialized Shopping Hours

A starting list of stores that have low-stress hours specifically for older adults, those with disabilities, or health conditions. Franchise hours/days may vary by location, call ahead for most up to date information. Know of a local small store participating? Let us know! Specialized Shopping Hours

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COVID-19 Benefits Guide

This resource was created by Dr. Jennifer Robson, Associate Professor of Political Management, Carleton University, to help individuals navigating access to the newly announced federal benefits, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The information is compiled using public information, any omissions or errors are unintended. This file below was updated and uploaded here on April […]

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Free Phone-In Counselling and Check-Ins

We put together an unofficial guide to remote counselling and mental health resources that is currently available during the COVID-19 pandemic. Click on the link below to access the document. For the most up-to-date information, please contact the service providers directly. Free Counselling Check-ins List

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We regret to inform you that effective March 13, all training, workshops and meetings at 231 Isabel Street are postponed to dates to be determined to preserve the health of those involved and their community. We are acting in response to growing concerns locally about the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), are will keep monitoring the evolving landscape of directions from Spence Neighbourhood Association Inc., the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, and all levels of government, and will increase efforts in implementing best practices to flatten the curve of contagion. Please consult this link for more information: https://www.gov.mb.ca/health/coronavirus/index.html We hope to resume our programming quickly, as soon as we can ensure healthy and safe spaces for everyone again. The Staff

COVID-19 Response: All Programming Postponed

IMPORTANT COMMUNICATION: March 13, 2020 In response to growing concerns locally about the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), Central Neighbourhoods is monitoring the evolving landscape of directions from Spence Neighbourhood Association Inc., the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, and all levels of government, and will increase efforts in implementing best practices to flatten the curve of contagion.  […]

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