GILBERT CENTRE IN THE NEWS

Announcements, Updates, Community
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August, 2019

Funding approved to help LGBTQ+ seniors in Simcoe County

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August, 2019

LETTER: MP calls on PM to stop using tax dollars for his campaign

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August, 2019

Safe Consumption Site Applicants Calling Monday Night Council Move “Positive”

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August, 2019

iPolitics AM: Trudeau hits the stage in Richmond Hill as Morneau heads to Fredericton

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August, 2019

Gilbert Centre to receive $3M in federal funding to support seniors

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August, 2019

La ministre Tassi annonce du financement à l’appui des ainés LGBTQ2

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August, 2019

Council “static tactic” delays decision on safe consumption site

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August, 2019

Bradford raises rainbow flag, recognizes “we are all one community”

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July, 2019

5 questions about Barrie’s proposed supervised drug-consumption site

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July, 2019

Councillor lends hand to new grassroots connections program

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July, 2019

Bradford growing into more inclusive community, say Simcoe Pride award nominees

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July, 2019

Pride Award Nominees Announced

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July, 2019

Morales asks police about costs around proposed injection site

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July, 2019

Canada Summer Jobs program gets 1M$ boost this year

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July, 2019

Same-sex love and loneliness in Simcoe County

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July, 2019

U=U offers new hope for people living with HIV

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June, 2019

A prick of the Finger Is All It Takes to Know Your Status

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June, 2019

Despite backlash, health officials stand behind 90 Mulcaster for proposed injection site

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June, 2019

Frustration within LGBTQ community aired at meeting

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June, 2019

Bradford library opens its doors for Pride Month

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June, 2019

What other locations have been looked at for safe injection site? Here’s the list

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June 2019

Group behind safe injection site told to revisit other locations

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June, 2019

A little finger prick could save your life

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May, 2019

Councillors give initial approval to safe injection site on Mulcaster

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May, 2019

TransQ event to highlight unity, solidarity, understanding

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May, 2019

Residents have mixed feelings on proposed drug consumption site downtown

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May, 2019

Safe consumption site received mixed reviews

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May, 2019

Report on supervised consumption site addresses community concerns

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April, 2019

OPIOID CRISIS: ‘There isn’t one answer. So what’s wrong with one SCS?”

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April, 2019

Location identified for proposed Barrie supervised consumption site

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April, 2019

Bravado! Promises an ‘awe-inspiring’ circus show

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April, 2019

Fierte Simcoe Pride looking to help Pride grow in the region

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March, 2019

Province approves 15 supervised consumption sites ‘in areas with the greatest need’

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March, 2019

Open house held for Barrie’s proposed supervised consumption site

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March, 2019

More than 100 people turn out to learn about consumption site application

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January, 2019

Expect cannabis, growth and homelessness to be among Barrie council’s big issues in 2019

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January, 2019

OPIOID CRISIS, PART 3: proposed safe injection site remains mired in politics

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January, 2019

OPIOID CRISIS, PART 4: MP worries ‘catastrophe’ will follow if Bradford St. site is selected

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January, 2019

OPIOID CRISIS, PART 5: Emergency doctor says problem is ‘frightening’ and getting worse

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January, 2019

Bradford library launches new LGBTQ adult programming

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January, 2019

Do you have LGBTQ questions? They have answers

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January, 2019

Barrie centre offers training to create Safer Spaces in Simcoe

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January, 2019

Application process for supervised consumption site in Barrie underway

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February, 2019

Some councillors want opioid crisis declared ‘a public emergency’

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February, 2019

Reducing Blood Donation Period for Gay Men Being Called “Less Discriminatory”

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February, 2019

Public input critical for supervised consumption site: Official

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February, 2019

Weigh in On A Downtown Barrie Safe Injection Site

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March, 2019

Barrie council unlikely to declare local emergency over opioids

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February, 2019

Have your say about a supervised consumption site in Barrie

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February, 2019

Can councillors rely on MPPs if an opioid emergency is declared?

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March, 2019

Consumption site’s potential location far from decided, doctor says

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March, 2019

How would drug laws be enforced around supervised consumption site?

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March, 2019

Downtown councillor confident police have right approach to consumption site

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March, 2019

Barrie council unlikely to declare local emergency over opioids

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January, 2019

OPIOID CRISIS, PART 2: Drug problem ‘a public health crisis,’ says health unit

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December, 2018

Newsmaker of the Year: Battling the opioid crisis in Simcoe County

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December, 2018

Fierte Simcoe Pride, Gilbert Centre to host inclusive holiday community feast

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November, 2018

‘It’s murder’: How lethal opioids devastated a small region in Ontario

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November, 2018

MP’s mind unchanged on Barrie injection site following Vancouver visit

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November, 2018

Casey House spa aims to smash stigma that leaves people with HIV feeling untouchable

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October, 2018

Gilbert Centre ‘happy’ Ontario will continue to support overdose-prevention sites

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October, 2018

Gilbert Centre’s Gerry Croteau welcomes new seniors program co-ordinator

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October, 2018

Talk around overdose prevention site disrupts Ward 2 forum

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October, 2018

Nuttall ‘unequivocally’ opposed to ‘illegal-drug injection sites’ in downtown Barrie

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October, 2018

Ward 2 candidates divided on safe injection sites

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September, 2018

Application to open overdose prevention site in Barrie remains on hold