Rise Against Racism

MARCH 20, 2024—March 21st is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. It is a day observed all around the world to focus attention on the issues of racism (personal and systemic), oppression, bias, white privilege, colonization, racial inequity/injustice, and truth and reconciliation. Canada was one of the first countries to support the UN initiative and launched its first annual campaign against racial discrimination in 1989.

An important aspect of fostering healthy and respectful relationships is embracing diversity in all its forms. We need to recognize and reject racism to create welcoming and inclusive communities.

Social Work Week 2024

MARCH 15, 2024—March is National Social Work Month with Social Work Week celebrated in Saskatchewan from March 18th to 23rd.

Guided by the principles of truth and reconciliation, the Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW) has developed seven shared values that inspire social workers to build a more compassionate world.


Neurodiversity Celebration Week

MARCH 13, 2024—Neurodiversity Celebration Week is March 18 to 24, 2024. It is a worldwide initiative that challenges stereotypes and misconceptions about neurological differences. It aims to transform how neurodivergent individuals are perceived and supported by providing schools, universities and organizations with the opportunity to recognize the many talents and advantages of being neurodivergent, while creating more inclusive and equitable cultures that celebrate differences and empower every individual.