Events

How childhood trauma can have a life-long impact on health

A history of childhood trauma can affect the mental health of adults. But what is less well-recognized, even by doctors, is the link to physical health. Childhood trauma raises the risk of everything from diabetes to lung cancer to heart disease. Those who endured a high level of...
Read More →

Miles For Smiles Survivor’s Walk

The Miles For Smiles Survivor’s walk is a 4 km walk for child abuse survivors.  The walk represents life after abuse as we realize we are stronger together, we are never alone and we ARE survivors – in every sense of the word. We invite survivors along with friends,...
Read More →

Miles For Smiles Celebrates growth in Community Walks.

2017 brought another successful Miles For Smiles Walk in St. John’s and in addition this year walks were held in the following communities: New: Marsystown – Organized by Conetta Wakely and Wally Pittman Halifax – 2nd year, organized by Cathy McDonald St....
Read More →

Christopher Reeves

September 25, 1952 – October 10, 2004 He once played a man who could fly. Christopher Reeve demonstrated a rare ability that exceeds the speed of flight. Christopher learned to live outside his body in a way that few people have the strength or courage to do. All of us are,...
Read More →