Blog Category: Events

What Can Employers Do For The Mental Health Of Their Employees?

PanelOn the morning of Wednesday May 9th, the Kawartha Chamber of Commerce and Tourism hosted a Business Owners Sharing Solutions (BOSS) session focusing on Mental Health in the Workplace. A panel of experts, Ashley Challinor (Ontario Chamber, Director of Policy), Jack Veitch (Canadian Mental Health Association Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge (CMHA HKPR), Health Promotion and Education), and David Pogue (Team 55 Suicide Awareness, Founder), was assembled for the event to speak on the importance of mental health and what employers can do within their business to create a work environment that supports mental wellness. (more…)

Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast

On Wednesday April 18th, the Kawartha Chamber gathered at Burleigh Falls Inn to celebrate the hard work and dedication of our wonderful volunteers during volunteer appreciation week. Our volunteer committees put in countless hours and do some truly amazing work. From all of us at the Kawartha Chamber, we would like to thank you from the bottom of our hearts. (more…)