Cape Breton Connect
(1.) Data Clerk Coordinator
(2.) Marketing Developer Coordinator
* These positions are created through the Job Creation Partnership program (an employment program of Employment Nova Scotia) so an applicant must be unemployed and be in receipt of, or have received, Employment Insurance Benefits within the last 3 years. For further details on eligibility go to: http://www.novascotia.ca/employmentnovascotia/programs/job-creation-partnerships.asp
Potential candidates will need to register and be case managed through their local career resource centre. A list of Careers Nova Scotia Centres in Cape Breton can be found on page 8 and 9 at:
The Active Cape Breton Communities Partnership is creating a public, internet-based, searchable directory available to all residents and visitors of the Cape Breton Region (Island) whereby up-to-date information can be accessed on active living opportunities relating to physical activity, sport and recreation programs, resources, facilities and services in communities. The active living directory is known as the Cape Breton Connect (CBC) and serves to increase participation in active living through increased awareness of opportunities. (Examples of Connect directories in other regions of Nova Scotia can be found at http://www.highlandconnect.ca/ and http://southshoreconnect.ca/ )
Baddeck Community Market – 11am – 2pm at Baddeck Community Center.
The Victoria County Age Friendly Advisory Committee is hosting Nova Scotia’s 1st Age Friendly Conference September 11 & 12, 2014 at the Inverary Inn – Baddeck, N.S.
This innovative conference raises awareness, encourages discussion and explores opportunities. Sept 11th 4-9pm (recreational activities AgeFriendlyRecreationProgramSeptember11and122014PDF, Wine & Cheese Reception); Sept 12th 8:30am – 3:30 pm (Conference).
For further information, please contact Fraser Patterson by e-mail at email@example.com or by phone: 674-2703. Register online: (http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/charting-the-course-age-friendly-connections-inverary-inn-baddeck-ns-tickets-12081499089?aff=es2&rank=0) and scroll down the registration page to see our full line-up!
Victoria County Physical Activity Strategy (Est 2011):
Naturally Active Victoria County
“Your Health, Our Strategy”
Follow the link for a full copy of the strategy benefiting ALL residents and visitors in all areas of Victoria County:
Portals is a story about Cape Breton. Directed by Robin Cathcart and including one of our own Baddeck stars, Michelle Stephens. This musical is being performed at the cruise ship terminal in Sydney and the Fortress of Louisburg.
Please note that the Victoria County Memorial Hospital Charitable Foundation’s phone number has changed to 295-0461. It is a cell phone and is not in the phone book.
Communications and Office Assistant – Halifax Office
Cape Breton Trans Canada Trail Engagement Officer- Cape Breton Guysborough
Deadline is Friday August 22nd. Please pass the word to anyone you think may be qualified and interested.
Thursday evening, Sept 25
Library in Baddeck.
• A light meal will be provided. This event is free.
• Presenter: Anna de Mello, MSc., Registered Dietitian (P.Dt.)