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THRIVE: Build a Community at Work


AAPS members and volunteers know the importance of participating in the workplace community


Investing time into workplace friendships and your workplace community can have many positive impacts on your career and your mental health. A number of articles and studies have been published in the last few years reminding us about the importance of these social connections for our wellbeing and our productivity. Read more about THRIVE: Build a Community at Work

THRIVE: Make time for a mental health check

 

It’s Thrive Week across UBC, and there are a number of events that you can participate in, both online and offline.

Check out the events calendar and learn more about Thrive Week. (It has the events listed for both Point Grey and UBCO.) Read more about THRIVE: Make time for a mental health check

2017 Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services

 

On October 13th, AAPS presented to the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services as part of their public consultation for the upcoming provincial budget.

This year AAPS focused on the importance of ensuring adequate and longer-term funding for staffing initiatives outlined in the minister’s mandate letters. Read more about 2017 Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services

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