Welcome to Toronto East Chapter

Claudette Holloway Region 7 Board Representative cholloway@RNAO.ca

Immediate Past Region 7 Board Member: Bea Mudge

Treasurer: So-Yan Seto

Communications Network Officer: Krisel Abulencia

Communications Network Officer Assistant: Maria Tse (audio-visual)

Policy & Political Action ENO: Lorraine Telford

Policy & Political Action Assistant: Nicolas Tsergas

Political Action ENO: Frances Brown

Assembly Representative: May Tao

Assembly Representative: Angela De Guzman

Workplace Liaison ENO: Jillian Chandler

Workplace Liaison ENO Assistant: Emma MacGregor

Membership ENO: Emmett O’Reilly

Student Representative: Annie Abeya (UOIT), Marie Eusebio (Ryerson)

News

Region 7 Food, Fun, Networking, and Celebrations in Thornhill!

Date: 
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 17:30 - 19:45

Hello Region 7 members,

You are invited to a free evening of food, fun, networking and celebration in Thornhill! 

Click below to view the video advertising the event:
http://animoto.com/play/33ejTOakE5s1OQNoFfoMfw

Here are the details:
WHEN:Thursday,September 25 from 5:30-7:45pm
WHERE:Thornhill Community Center 7755 Bayview Ave.,Thornhill ON, Room B8

Region 7 Toronto East Newsletter "Keeping you updated with all things Region 7"

Nursing Week Luncheon

On Saturday, May 10, Region 7 RNs and RN student members joined together on a beautiful afternoon to celebrate Nursing Week at Jerusalem Restaurant. After enjoying a lovely meal, Region 7 members engaged in a discussion and shared how they spoke out for health, nursing and political advocacy. We shared ideas on how to become more active RNAO members at work and in our own communities.

Barbecue Social

Date: 
Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 16:00 - 19:00
Region 7 BBQ Social
Saturday June 7th 4pm-7pm
58 Roseheath Ave. (Near Coxwell and Danforth )
RSVP to : jillian_chandler@ymail.com by Monday June 2nd
The BBQ is free for all Region 7 members however we are suggesting a donation of $10 to support Blessings in a Backpack, a local charity helping to feed school aged children. For more information visit: http://blessingsinabackpack.ca

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We welcome all members to submit an article/report/story for our newsletter!
 
To submit an article for consideration, please ensure your article meets the following requirements:
  • Author must be a member of RNAO Region 7.
  • The subject matter of the article must be related to Region 7 Toronto East and of interest to our membership.
  • The article should be between 200-500 words.
  • The article will be subject to approval by Region 7 executive if a possible conflict of interest is noted.
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Region 7 Toronto East is LIVE!

Region 7 is now live online in various social media platforms! For more access and information, please follow us and SHARE with your colleagues!

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FOLLOW US on Twitter: twitter.com/RNAOToronto

Feel free to email us at rnaoregion7@gmail.com

 

Nightingale and Redmond Nursing Week Lunch Affair

Date: 
Saturday, May 10, 2014 - 12:30 - 14:30

 

Join Region 7 in celebrating National Nursing Week! Come out, meet and learn about two famous nursing leaders, Nightingale & Redmond!

Region 7 BBQ Social

Date: 
Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 16:00 - 19:00

Join Region 7 for our BBQ Social! Come out for some food, networking, and fun!

WHEN: Saturday, June 7th from 4 pm - 7 pm
WHERE: 58 Roseheath Ave. (Near Coxwell & Danforth)
HOW: RSVP to jillian_chandler@ymail.com

 

Space is limited! The BBQ is free for all Region 7 Members. However, we are suggesting a minimum donation of $10 to support Blessings in a Backpack, a local charity helping to feed school aged children. For more information, please visit http://blessingsinabackpack.ca.

Region 7 Student Sponsorship

 

Calling All RNAO Region 7 Nursing Student Members!

Here is an awesome opportunity to apply for funding/reimbursement for attending the Canadian Nursing Student Conference in January, 2014. To apply, make sure you meet the following criteria:

Criteria:

REGION 7 IN ACTION: TAKING ACTION ON HOUSING

National Housing Day was on Friday, November 22nd and thousands of people joined together to call on the Federal Government to take action on housing. RNAO Region 7 executives and members were their to join the movement and make their voices heard along with other housing advocates! Housing is a Human Right and is a recognized Social Determinant of Health. 

Taken from http://action4housing.wordpress.com/: