Social Recovery Task Force

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About the Task Force

The Social Recovery Task Force will collaborate with local support agencies and provincial and federal government to create opportunities to support and enhance the well-being, safety and resilience of Cochrane residents. Additional information is available in the terms of reference for this task force.

Social Recovery Task Force achievements

  • Received grant funding for: 
    • expand the CARES app
    • provide cell phone service plans for clients of Big Hill Haven
    • purchase a virtual platform subscription for secure client meetings
    • upgrade technology in the FCSS meeting space
  • Curating and promoting programs and events that residents CAN do safely; collaborate with neighbourhoods and organizations to deliver safe programs and events. (see below)
  • June 2020: Completed a public engagement survey and an organization engagement survey
  • Creating Community Stories (in progress) 

Cochrane Strong Speaker Series

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Grief and the Pandemic with Dr. Jody Carrington

January 26, 2021
We are wired for connection. Together, we will explore the saddest parts of grief, how we can help each other stay connected, and we can come out not the same, but perhaps even stronger on the other side.

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Things you CAN do during COVID-19

As we all adjust to following COVID safety protocols, there are still things we can do  to make each day a little bit brighter. Here are some ideas for activities you can enjoy, online and in-person, while keeping yourself and your family safe.