Arts Positive!

April 25th 2018 The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage (center), Simon Brault, Director and CEO of the Canada Council for the Arts (right), and Susan Annis, Director of CHRC (left). New Anti-Harassment Initiatives in the Arts The Canada Council for the Arts and the Department of Canadian Heritage today announced $550,000 to be directed towards a wide range of undertakings to prevent harassment in the arts. The Cultural Human Resources Council (CHRC) will play a lead role, coordinating this far-reaching series of anti-harassment initiatives in the live performing arts, visual arts and crafts, and literary arts. Under the rubric "Respectful Workplaces in the Arts", these in


Wachiay Friendship Centre Society is seeking a full-time Legal Administrative Assistant for our Legal Advocacy department. Qualifications: College Diploma or University undergraduate degree in related field Minimum two years’ experience as a legal assistant or paralegal Excellent administrative records classification knowledge and practices Excellent verbal and written communication skills Working knowledge of legal system, criminal and family law Knowledge of Windows Professional software, database creation and management Duties: Screening applications for advocacy services, including intake and referral Routine correspondence and document management Response to telephone inquiries Data ent