Archive for the ‘Wellness’ Category
Causeway’s Wellness Warriors Run the Hintonburg 5K
On Sunday, July 9th, 2017, six Wellness Warriors took part in the 11th annual Cyclelogik Hintonburg Centennial 5K. The Wellness Warriors are Causeway clients who seek to improve their physical and mental health to join or return to the competitive job field. Known as one of Ottawa’s fastest and funkiest road races, the race is a […]
Causeway Foundation Annual Report 2015-2016
It’s been another great year at Causeway! Come see the Causeway Foundation Annual Report 2015-16!
Causeway Wellness Centre: Before and After
The Beautiful New Wellness Centre
Run/Walk for Mental Health 2015
This year’s Run/Walk for Mental Health at Britannia Beach was a huge success! The weather was kind to us all day, and so were all of the runners who drank our coffee in the morning and bid on our silent auction items in the afternoon. We raised over $3,500 and spread the word about Causeway to […]
The man behind the Wellness Warriors
“As much as I teach other people, I’m learning from people all the time here, because I see their struggles and it makes me feel like my struggles mean nothing.” These humble words come from Christopher Kelly, Causeway’s very own “Renaissance man” of fitness. As head of the Wellness Program at Causeway Work Centre, […]
Launch of Rise Ottawa to support entrepreneurs with mental health or addiction challenges.
Since 2009, Rise Asset Development, with the support of the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), has provided microfinancing and mentorship to entrepreneurs with a history of mental health or addiction challenges in the Greater Toronto Area. On March 21, Rise celebrated its expansion into […]