Inspiring community conversations for sustainable change
FOF provides opportunities for those conversations to unfold at events such as the Building SustainABLE Communities conference, REEL CHANGE SustainAbility Film Fest, Eco-Blast Kids Camp, Breakfast of Champions, Women 4 SustainAbility, and Fresh Dialogues. New to our line-up is the HEADS UP! Community Mental Health Summit.
Imagine a gathering where people from all walks of life – with diverse insights, ideas, passions, personalities, and influences – holistically explore a range of mental health stories, issues, and trends with a focus on collaborative action!
FOF will do just that at its inaugural HEADS UP! Community Mental Health Summit May 12-14, 2020 in Kelowna, BC!
Chances are you know people affected by substance-use issues. And, odds are even greater that they have experienced the “stigma” caused by society’s uninformed beliefs about them, and negative attitudes directed toward them and their families.
WHAT IS SUSTAINABILITY?
Many communities are abuzz with talk about ‘sustainability’, but what is it exactly? If you ask 20 people what it means, you’ll get 20 different answers. And that’s one of the reasons why it’s so difficult to define, design, and deliver, because it means different things, to different people, in different places, at different times.
There is, however, one thing that remains constant: Every one of us plays an important part in sustainability ...