Pub­lic Ser­vice An­nounce­ments

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Note: Dead­line for sub­mis­sion of an­nounce­ments for pub­lic ser­vice an­nounce­ments for The Labrado­rian is Mon­day’s at 5 p.m.

Grant ap­pli­ca­tions for reg­is­tered char­i­ties

The Com­mu­nity Foun­da­tion of New­found­land and Labrador is now ac­cept­ing ap­pli­ca­tions from reg­is­tered char­i­ties for grants of up to $2,000 to fund in­no­va­tive projects that will ben­e­fit the com­mu­ni­ties of our prov­ince. Projects in a va­ri­ety of fields will be con­sid­ered, in­clud­ing health, her­itage, arts, ed­u­ca­tion, so­cial wel­fare, and en­vi­ron­men­tal pro­tec­tion. The dead­line for ap­pli­ca­tions is Oc­to­ber 31. Visit cfnl.ca to down­load an ap­pli­ca­tion form, or call 709-753-9899 for more in­for­ma­tion.

The Alzheimer So­ci­ety in Stay­ing One Step

Ahead of Alzheimer’s Dis­ease

For their walk of Mem­o­ries which will be tak­ing place in var­i­ous lo­ca­tions through­out New­found­land and Labrador this sum­mer! Con­tact the Alzheimer So­ci­ety toll free at 1-877776-0608 for more in­for­ma­tion or reg­is­ter on­line at www.walk­formem­o­riesat­lantic.ca for any of the up­com­ing walks tak­ing place in your area.

5 WING GOOSE BAY

Please be ad­vised that gates 49 and 50 and road ac­cess at the rear of 5 Wing will be closed to reg­u­lar ve­hi­cle traf­fic evenings and week­ends.

Grand River Fam­ily Re­source Cen­tre

Con­tains a wide ar­ray of pro­grams and ser­vices to care­givers and chil­dren aged pre­na­tal to six years. Please call the Cen­tre at 896-2202 for more in­for­ma­tion.

Ron­ald McDon­ald House Red Shoe Crew

Walk For Fam­i­lies

This event will take place on Sun­day, Septem­ber 22, from Kins­men Park to Queen of Peace Mid­dle School. Regis­tra­tion will take place at 2 pm, with the walk start­ing at 3 pm. For pledge sheets or more in­for­ma­tion con­tact Au­drey Hud­son at 896-0095 or Amanda Comb­den at 896-5572.

Se­niors Van Ser­viced

The Labrador Friend­ship Cen­tre’s Se­niors Van Ser­vice pro­vides af­ford­able trans­porta­tion for se­niors. The sched­ule is 10 a.m.-3 p.m. if se­niors need a ride Call 896-8302.

Are you 50+ and would like to get more

in­volved in your com­mu­nity?

Come out and see what the Labrador Friend­ship Cen­tre’s 50+ Group has to of­fer. If you are in­ter­ested in tak­ing part or would just like to at­tend a func­tion, please call Hope Shep­pard at 896-8302 or email: hshep­pard@lfchvgb.ca.

Kids Eat Smart

Sup­port your lo­cal Kids Eat Smart Club – where all kids get the ben­e­fit of a healthy break­fast or snack at school. Con­tact 1- 877- 722- 1996 or Visit www.kid­seats­mart.ca for more in­for­ma­tion.

Girl Guides of Canada

Guid­ing has some­thing for ev­ery girl/women. For more in­for­ma­tion call 1-800-565-8111

Are you crav­ing those Girl Guide Cook­ies!!!

Girl Guides are avail­able to get those tempt­ing cook­ies to you just by call­ing 726-1116 or 1-800-565-8111 to­day and they will de­liv­ered the “old fash­ion way” to your home or busi­ness. Thanks for all your sup­port with Guid­ing in New­found­land/Labrador

Cana­dian Red Cross

Is now ac­cept­ing vol­un­teer ap­pli­ca­tion for the Disas­ter Man­age­ment team in the Happy Val­ley Goose Bay area. This team as­sists in­di­vid­u­als who are af­fected my house fires and floods, as well as larger scale dis­as­ters that can af­fect an en­tire com­mu­nity. The next train­ing will take place in June. If you are in­ter­ested in ap­ply­ing, please con­tact Judy Bond at 709-6344626 or nlvol­un­teers@red­cross.ca.

Cadets seek vol­un­teers

Do you en­joy work­ing with youth and got time on your hands? The 764 Air Cadet Squadron of Happy Val­leyGoose Bay needs vol­un­teers. If you are in­ter­ested please con­tact Chris­tian Leg ge a t 8 9 7 - 7 1 2 3 o r e m a i l legge.kg@cadets.net.

Are you preg­nant?

The Abo­rig­i­nal Fam­ily Cen­tre Healthy Baby Club sup­ports preg­nant Mothers of Inuit, Innu or Métis Chil­dren liv­ing in Happy Val­ley-Goose Bay. For more in­for­ma­tion or to see if you qual­ify, please call our Re­source Mother, Judy, at 896-4398 or 896-4399.

Co-De­pen­dents Anony­mous

Meets Thurs­day at 7 p.m., build­ing 275, glass doors.

Cit­i­zens On Patrol

The RCMP and Cit­i­zens On Patrol pro­gram are re­cruit­ing for vol­un­teers who want to join the pro­gram. For more in­for­ma­tion call the RCMP of­fice at 896-3383 or Crys­tal Pike at 896-0471.

Mothers Against Drunk Driv­ing (MADD)

Labrador Chap­ter is seek­ing vol­un­teers for our or­ga­ni­za­tion. Pub­lic aware­ness, Monthly meet­ings, yearly AGM and fundrais­ing are some of the ac­tiv­i­ties MADD Labrador Chap­ter par­tic­i­pates in. If you are in­ter­ested in join­ing our or­ga­ni­za­tion or want more in­for­ma­tion, please call 896-8957

Chan­nal meet­ings

Chan­nal is a peer sup­port group for peo­ple liv­ing with men­tal ill­ness. For more in­for­ma­tion call 896-0349.

Nar­cotics Anony­mous

Meets Tues­days at 7:30 p.m. at the Com­mu­nity Ser­vices Con­fer­ence Room of Health Labrador Cen­tre. Turn left at the main door.

Overeaters Anony­mous

Sup­port Group meets Wed­nes­days at 6 p. m. at the Com­mu­nity Ser­vices Con­fer­ence Room of the Labrador Health Cen­tre. For more in­for­ma­tion call 897-2183.

Al­co­holics Anony­mous

Meet­ings are held at build­ing 275 on base Mon­days, Wed­nes­days, Fri­days and Sun­days at 7:30 p.m. “If you want to drink that’s your busi­ness, if you want to stop that’s ours.”

Laubach Lit­er­acy Coun­cil

If you would like to help with the Laubach Lit­er­acy Coun­cil Inc ( NLLLC) provin­cial fundrais­ing cam­paign “Roll Pen­nies for Pages". Are you are for­mer tu­tor for a Laubach Lit­er­acy Coun­cil? Are you still in­ter­ested in tu­tor­ing but would like a re­fresher train­ing first? For more in­for­ma­tion, please call Sherry Hum­ber at 634- 1441 or email llaubach.ad­pro­jects@gmail.com.

Lit­er­acy NL

From lit­er­acy and es­sen­tial skills to fam­ily, adult, and work­place learn­ing, Lit­er­acy NL can help. Call the learn line at 1-800-563-1111 or go to lit­er­a­cynl.com to get in­for­ma­tion on pro­grams and ser­vices in your area.

Pros­trate Can­cer Sup­port

Are you look­ing for in­for­ma­tion on prostate can­cer? Pre­sen­ta­tion Open to both male and fe­male. If so, please con­tact the Cana­dian Can­cer So­ci­ety Of­fice at 896- 4500 or call Eric at 896-3155.

Beta Sigma Phi

Meet­ings are twice a month. If in­ter­ested and would like more in­for­ma­tion call Bride at 896-8257 or Kay 896-2796.

Arthri­tis So­ci­ety

Is arthri­tis caus­ing un­wel­come change in your life­style? For more in­for­ma­tion call the St. John’s of­fice at 1-709-579-8190 or toll free 1-800321-1433.

Epilepsy New­found­land and Labrador

Epilepsy New­found­land and Labrador is giv­ing away free in­for­ma­tion packs to re­ceive yours, get in touch with us at 722-0502 or toll free at 1-866-EPILEPSY (1-866-374-5377).

Cana­dian Hard of Hear­ing As­so­ci­a­tion

Do you or some­one you know have a hear­ing loss, or suf­fer from tin­ni­tus or Me­nieres? Maybe we can help. For more in­for­ma­tion call 8965434.

Quit Smok­ing Sup­port Help Line

The Smok­ers’ Help Line of­fers coun­sel­ing over the tele­phone, In­ter­net, and in- group meet­ings ( Wed­nes­day nights). New groups start monthly. Call Help Line to reg­is­ter. For in­for­ma­tion call the Smok­ers’ Help Line at 1-800-363-5864 or visit www.smok­er­shelp.net.

Libra House

Libra House of­fers a full range of ser­vices to as­saulted women and their chil­dren. If you are a woman ex­pe­ri­enc­ing vi­o­lence and need a safe place to stay or some­one to talk to, call us: 896-3014 or toll free 1-877896-3014.

No­body should face can­cer alone

The Cana­dian Can­cer So­ci­ety has car­ing and sup­port­ive vol­un­teers who of­fer emo­tional sup­port. For more in­for­ma­tion please call 8964500.

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