Feed Your Brain Lunch and Learn Series - Opioid crisis: Building a safer community and workplace

November 20, 2019 - November 20, 2019
College Boreal - Hearst Campus (Room 209)
64 9th Street
Hearst, ON P0L 1N0
11:30am - 1:30pm
Northeastern Ontario

Stay on top of the latest health and safety trends 

As part of the Workplace Safety North (WSN) Feed Your Brain Lunch and Learn Series, you’re invited to attend an information session, "Opioid crisis: Building a safer community and workplace," on Wednesday, November 20.

Learn how the opioid crisis is affecting northern Ontario communities and workplaces from:

  • Michelle Brunet, Ontario Addiction Treatment Centre (Hearst)
  • Angele Poitras, Workplace Safety North

Topics to be discussed:

  • The opiate crisis and impact on northern communities
  • Learn about the Ontario Addiction Treatment Centre
  • Naloxone training
  • How to design a risk registry for needle pick up

Enjoy a complimentary light lunch, or bring your own. Please note that photos and videos may be taken of the presenter during the event for marketing and training purposes. Seating is limited, so be sure to reserve your place.

11:30 am - 12:00 pm: Registration and lunch

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Speaker

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Discussion and networking (optional)

In partnership with Centre Partenaires pour l’emploi | Partners for Employment Centre and College Boreal

About WSN Feed Your Brain Lunch and Learn Series: The series focuses on trending topics in workplace health and safety, including: mental health and psychological health and safety, workplace policy regarding alcohol and drug use, and how to build a strong safety culture.