Anne Martin, Director of Restorative Practices, facilitated a training in Grand Rapids, Michigan. After Days 1 and 2, a participant prepared a meaningful reflection on what they learned and how it introduced the group to a new language and a new way of being together. As we sat together in
At Shalem, we come alongside people who have been or are passing through “the valley of the shadow of death”. Shalem’s ministry— discerning the voice of the Good Shepherd in our dark valleys is growing. We need your ongoing partnership to help make it happen. Read more in our annual
Take a look at this recent video aired on Cable 14 about RE-create. Hear from our Studio Coordinator and Grey, a youth artist about open studio time!
RE-create Outreach Art Studio was featured in The Muse Magazine. The Muse interviewed our Studio Coordinator, Emma Silverthorne. Emma describes what makes RE-create unique in the City of Hamilton, also about how RE-create facilities social change by empowering street involved youth. You can view the article here.
Shalem Executive Director Mark Vander Vennen was recently featured on the front page of “The Northumberland Today”, talking about WrapAround. As a representative of Shalem, Mark will be offering Wrap Canada Facilitator training in November, 2017, for the Greenwood Coalition in Port Hope, Ontario, along with his colleague Jane Ashmore from WrapAround Northumberland. You
RE-create was featured on the front page of the GO section for the Hamilton Spectator. The article focused on a recent project, Growing Up Queer in the Hammer. This project was funded by the Hamilton Community Foundation and explored the experiences of LGBTQ+ youth as they explored their gender and