211 Webinar for Service Providers
This webinar is geared to any type of service provider, or anyone interacting with the public in their community who wants to learn more about 211 services. Please share with your colleagues, or others you think may be interested in attending the webinar. The webinar will include an explanation of 211 services; a demonstration of the website; how to verify your organization’s information; and an opportunity for questions and answers. There are two remaining dates that this webinar will be hosted on: November 21 and December 6. Read more.
Yorkton Film Festival Golden Sheaf Awards DVD Tours
The Yorkton Film Festival has assembled its Golden Sheaf Award DVD Tours for the 2018 year! These DVD collections contain films organized around a theme that can be borrowed from the festival office by any organization – Completely Free of Charge. Click here for a list of the films. You can book your tours here.
“Calling all middle years teachers! If you want to bring heritage into your classroom in a fun and engaging way, Heritage Fairs could be the answer! Contact Katherine Gilks or visit the Heritage Fairs website for more information…”
Sask Sport has recently expanded its partnership with the Respect Group Inc. to include a Respect in Sport Resource Line This toll-free service provides bilingual response to calls, texts or emails by expert staff who will guide you to the necessary resources pertaining to:
- child and youth maltreatment
- national/provincial child and youth protection laws, and
- organization-specific risk management and dispute resolution models
In the event you are faced with a situation involving maltreatment and are unsure how to proceed, the Respect Resource Line is confidential and anonymous, and available 365 days per year
Note: This line is not for technical support, but offers a connection to resources to help deal with your situation. For technical assistance (i.e., if you having computer problems with the Respect in Sport modules freezing, or not advancing, etc.) call 1-866-945-9906.
The Respect in Sport Resource Line will replace the previous RespectED/Talk It Out services provided by the Canadian Red Cross.
If you have any questions, please email Noreen Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 306-975-0898.
RESPECT IN SPORT PARENT PROGRAM
This program is effective and informative for parents and caregivers of active children. This unique certification program complements Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders/Coaches by reinforcing a parent’s role in their child’s activities. This program encourages positive sport behaviors, and provides insight into the roles of coaches and officials. This program:
- Empowers parents to ensure the safety of their children
- Encourages positive and effective communication and
- Enhances a child’s overall enjoyment of the activity
“Aboriginal Communities: Active for Life” is a culturally tailored resource that has been developed by Sport for Life Society and the Aboriginal Sport Circle, with input from many Aboriginal sport and physical activity leaders across the country”. Click here for more information and to access the resource.
The latest FREE issue of COACHES PLAN MAGAZINE is out! It’s packed full of informative articles, inspirational interviews, and instructional tips for ALL levels of coaches across a wide range of sports. In this issue, we offer practical advice on several areas that often fall under a coach’s responsibility. Also, Sheldon Kennedy speaks out on “Preventing Abuse in Sport”
*Community Initiatives Fund- Investing in Saskatchewan Communities
*Creative Sask Grant
*I Am Stronger Grant
*Sask Culture Funding
*Sask Sport Funding
*SPRA Grants and Funding OpportunitiesSaskatchewan Parks and Recreation have compiled over 130 unique opportunities specific to Sport, Culture and Recreation into the SPRA Grants and Funding Opportunities Guide. It is a great starting point for both professionals and volunteers working within their sector for grants to support projects, programs or initiatives.
*TAP (Sask Energy)
*Canada Council for the Arts
*Canada-Saskatchewan Job Grant
*Canadian Wildlife Federation
*Dairy Farmers of Canada Fuelling Women Champions
*Harry Boothman Bursary – Deadline is March 31 of each year
*ParticipAction Teen Challenge – Deadline 1st day of every month
Advocacy & Changing Public Policy
Communication for Non-Profits
Diversity and Inclusiveness
Financial Management for Non-Profit Organizations
Human Resource Management
National Framework for Recreation in Canada
Risk Management for Non-Profit Organizations
Setting up a Non-Profit Organization
Vollinspire Getting Started Guide (New Volunteer Recruitment Technology of Saskatchewan)
Assessment of Organizational Volunteer Engagement- Part 1
Assessment of Organizational Volunteer Engagement- Part 2
Canadian Code for Volunteer Involvement
Fact Sheet- Building the Bridge to Baby Boomer Volunteers
Fact Sheet- Building the Bridge to Family Volunteers
National Occupational Standards- How-to Guide
National Occupational Standards- Info for Managers for Volunteer Resources
National Occupational Standards- Task Charts
Strategic Volunteer Engagement
2013- Volunteer Recognition Study