“Your Family Health Team Foundation”
The H.O.P.E Bursary in honour of Steve Montador
We are pleased to announce in partnership with H.O.P.E. the H.O.P.E Bursary in honour of Steve Montador. This bursary was established to support students transitioning from high school to college/university that are suffering with long-term affects of a sports-related concussion and require a reduced academic course load as a result of the injury. Applications will open December 1st annually. All applications will be reviewed by a committee consisting of H.O.P.E, Team 55, Your Family Health Team Foundation, and the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA). All applicants will be notified of their status by March 1st of the following year.
To be considered for the Bursary, you need to be:
- A student at a Peterborough City/Count-based high school and registered in a first year program at a college/university
- Suffering from post-concussion syndrome sustained from a sports-related injury
- Be in satisfactory academic standing
- Have financial need
- A reference from a former coach for good sportsmanship
- A doctor’s note outlining your need for a reduced academic course load
- Submit the full application which will be available here on December 1, 2017
We are so pleased to announce the full roster for the Montreal Canadiens Alumni game taking place on Friday, November 10 against the Peterborough Quacks. The lineup for Montreal includes forwards: Oleg Petrov, Keith Acton, John Scott, Normand Dupont, Chris Nilan, Stéphane Richer, Arron Asham, and Jocelyn Lemieux; defencemen Ric Nattress, Gilbert Delorme, Patrice Brisebois and Gaston Gingras; along with Richard Sevigny in goal.
We are also very excited to share the news that Seven Hills Development have come on board as presenting sponsor and will be having a heavy presence on the ice, providing the referees and linesman for the game, intermission games featuring Peterborough Hockey Association’s Novice and Tyke teams, as well as some special surprises for fans throughout the night. Wolfe Lawyers will be hosting the VIP reception for the evening and bringing a touch of all things Canadian to the pre-game reception along with a special performance by enigmatic artist Kate Suhr, who will also be performing the national anthem at the game. Tickets are still on sale $20 General Admission, $75 VIP through Peterborough Memorial Centre at www.memorialcentre.ca.
BRIDGING THE GAP:
Funding 30 years of prevention, compassion, and support
Stroke prevention for our seniors and patients who require blood monitoring
Critical information for expectant mothers and families
Counselling for patients suffering from anxiety and depression
Thank you to Michelle Garvey for sharing her powerful story and her desire to help others. Michelle is shown here with Your Family Heath Team Foundation Board Member, Vince Bierworth – also Program Director at Country 105.1 FM and Energy 99.7 FM
Listen to Michelle’s story below
Stroke Prevention a Top Priority for Family Health Team Pharmacists
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