Learning How to Grow Restorative Churches – FaithCARE Conference

On February 5 – 7, 2013, Shalem hosted a conference on “Learning How to Grow Restorative Churches”.  Bruce Schenk from the International Institute for Restorative Practice (IIRP) led us through 3 days of classroom training in growing restorative congregations.  Also included in this training was individualized field coaching from FaithCARE practitioners for individualized mentoring in implementation. For more information, please download the conference brochure.


Resilience in Action with Youth and Young Parents at Risk

Shalem was thrilled to offer a one-day workshop with Dr. Linda Liebenberg of Dalhousie’s Resilience Research Centre (RRC) on Tuesday, January 22, 2013. This workshop was for professionals working with youth and young parents and for researchers interested in resilience.  Dr. Liebenberg is the Co-Director of the Resilience Research Centre along with Dr. Michael Ungar at Dalhousie University, in Halifax, and a leading researcher in the field of youth resilience.


Perspectrum — November Art Crawl in Hamilton

Perspectrum is a collaborative art project between students from RE-create Outreach Art Studio, Hamilton District Christian High School, and Notre Dame House School. The art from this project will open with a reception on November 9, 2012 from 7 pm – 9 pm for the Art Crawl in Hamilton.  The art will be displayed from November 9 – 30.  For more information, contact RE-create’s Studio Coordinator: Meghan Hers.  Please join us!