When you were a child did you ever feel misunderstood? So many of us feel different as early as we can remember. The messages we receive don’t always tell us that it’s okay to be who we are as children, and we want to change that. We want to bring this message to children, through […]
We want to support the community in profound ways, and we want to do that together. We are stronger together than we are apart. We are inviting you to learn with us, by having us provide training to your team. Our research over the past three years shows that service providers are in need of additional support to be effective within their positions. We can help!
When Barkley Engel saw an immense need for better support services for Winnipeggers, he decided to spark the change and started Turning Leaf.
Turning Leaf is a Winnipeg-based non-profit dedicated to providing crisis and treatment services to those in need. Whether it’s providing crisis intervention for those struggling with mental illness, conflict with the law, homelessness or daily living, Turning Leaf is there.
We spoke with Founder/CEO Barkley Engel about his inspiration for starting Turning Leaf, its services and the overall importance of mental health.
On June 17th, Artists Emporium teamed up with Inspire Community Outreach Inc. to conduct a Pouring Medium Workshop – one of the trendiest art techniques! They enlisted their talented instructor, Gerry Berard to lead the 20 workshop participants through this fun and creative class!
I attended the world premiere of Breaking Through on May 27th with some members of Inspire Community Outreach Inc. The topic of mental health and illness is an important one, and is very close to my heart! Do you know about this play or Sarasvàti Productions? “Sarasvàti Productions is experimental and transformative theatre that presents […]
“Your Story Is Not Over” Founder Amy Bleuel “Stay Strong; Love Endlessly; Change Lives”- Amy Amy died of suicide early this year. She got the world talking about suicide in a way that few ever have. We have come so far in de-stigmatizing illness of all kinds, including mental health illness. And yet, we have a […]