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In recent months our company has been promoting a Culture of Accommodation as a means of engaging employees in the cost saving endeavor of a disability management plan. Our goal has been to change the language and perception of disability management or return to work programs by re-tooling our program to be a more inclusive project in the development of a culture where Accommodations are not only offered but expected by employees.

We've just completed our first Breakfast Series entitled 4 Pillars of Absence Management, Creating a Culture of Accommodation. Each of the 4 sessions we presented were well received and viewed as "good information" and "something to think about".

Your food choices each day affect your health — how you feel today, tomorrow, and in the future.

Good nutrition is an important part of leading a healthy lifestyle. Combined with physical activity, your diet can help you to reach and maintain a healthy weight, reduce your risk of chronic diseases, and promote your overall health.

Lynn Hiscoe, MSW, RSW

Currently I am delivering a group program through our Vital Life programs in BC and the profound suffering I have encountered in this particular group is certainly beyond what I could have ever anticipated.

So it's come to my attention that employers are becoming somewhat concerned about the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes and how that can impact the workplace.