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Posted On Thursday, July 07, 2022

Victim Services of Durham Region Presents: Domestic Sex Trafficking of Youth: Awareness and Prevention on Wednesday, July 27, 2022 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. online via Zoom.
This is an online workshop that empowers caregivers and community members with psycho-education on human trafficking to prevent youth from being trafficked.
In this seminar, you will:
Understand how human trafficking occurs in Durham Region
Learn how youth can be recruited and lured in 
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Posted On Thursday, June 30, 2022

News_YearEnd Summer Dear Families,
As the 2021-2022 school year comes to an end, we reflect upon the school year that started with the pandemic and over time transitioned back to in-person learning. We have joyfully embraced the opportunity to finally re-engage in person with one another for religious celebrations, social events and activities such as sports, field trips, proms, graduations and retirements.
Throughout the school year, our spiritual theme Community of Faith provided opportunities...

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Posted On Monday, June 20, 2022

Dear Parents/Guardians of St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic School:
As we enter our final stretch of time together, a few updates to share:
St. Isaac Jogues Catholic Church welcomed both our Grade Seven and Grade Eight students last week who made the Sacrament of Confirmation. How wonderful it was to be able to gather together in Church for this sacramental moment. The Church has sent home letters with current Grade 1 and Grade 6 families concerning next year’s...

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Posted On Friday, June 17, 2022

The following information is being shared on behalf of the Durham Region Health Department for parents and guardians of Grade 7 to 12 students.
The Health Department community immunization clinics will continue to offer an opportunity for eligible students to get caught up on missed school-based vaccines including:
Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis booster), typically given at age 14 – 16 years
Meningitis, Hepatitis B or Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines,...

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Posted On Tuesday, June 07, 2022

Male adult smilingThe Durham Catholic District School Board (DCDSB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kayode Akomolafe to the position of Human Rights and Equity Advisor starting June 6, 2022. 
Kayode Akomolafe is a lawyer and joins DCDSB from the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission, where he has been an Investigator for Systemic Advocacy since 2019. Prior to immigrating to Canada, Mr. Akomolafe practiced law in Nigeria and was Principal Counsel at the Law Firm of Olukayode Akomolafe....

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