2024 Events

2024 Community Safety and Well-Being Events

Ignite Change & Mitigate Risk: Knowledge Transfer Symposium
Ignite Change and Mitigate Risk, Knowledge Transfer Symposium flyer with image of downtown Windsor riverfront park and buildings
On March 7, 2024, the Windsor-Essex Regional Community Safety & Well-Being Plan (the Plan) hosted a symposium focused on regional prevention initiatives related to youth gun and gang violence. The symposium aligned with Priority #2 of the Plan, "Engaged & Safe Communities."
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Addictions and Mental Health - Strategies for Complex Issues Workshop
Crisis and Trauma Training Resource Institute Workshop audience

On February 27, 2024, the Crisis & Trauma Training Resource Institute facilitated a workshop that provided its participants with a framework for assisting people to move forward with healthy ways of coping. These events were sponsored by Substance Supports in Neighbourhoods Accessed through Police Partnerships (SSNAPP), a partnership between the Windsor Police Service (WPS), the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU), and the City of Windsor.

SSNAPP aligns with the Plan and supports ongoing efforts to address the far-reaching effects of the opioid and other substance crises across Windsor and Amherstburg. More specifically, SSNAPP aligns with Priority #3 of the Plan, "Mental Health & Substance-Use Supports."

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