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Preparing this Edition of Let’s Talk Express

By: Amanda Gordon, Let’s Talk Express

Over the course of my time with Let’s Talk Express (LTE) I have interviewed hundreds of employees about their work.

Digifest Wins GTEC Distinction Award

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Members of the Correctional Service of Canada were awarded with a medal of excellence at the 2016 GTEC Distinction Awards for last year’s Digifest.

Going for Gold

How a former CSC employee is fighting to raise awareness about PTSD

Perry William Kelly has faced a lot of fights in his many years of competing in karate, but perhaps his biggest one will happen this August when he represents Canada at the 2017

Head’s Up

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I am pleased to present to you the April 2016 edition of Let’s Talk Express.

Mission Garden Project

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Offenders at Mission Institution, as part of their vocational training, grow vegetables in the garden located on institutional grounds.

Commissioner Head Shadows Victim Services Officers for One Day – Prairie Region

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Commissioner Head has taken it upon himself to spend time with frontline employees at CSC by working shifts with them.

Sharing the Joy of Gardening with Offenders

A Citizen Advisory Committee Success Story

* A note to readers: Citizen Advisory Committees (CAC) bring a valuable community perspective to federal corrections.

Frontline Communications Survey

#Wearecollaborative

This spring, in an effort to improve internal communications at CSC, Chelsey Donohue and Amanda Gordon, both Communications Advisors, did a short survey of frontline staff in CS

Feeling Stressed? CSC Psychologist offers advice

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Working in any environment has the potential to cause us stress.

Offenders Giving Back

A Citizen Advisory Committee Success Story in the Pacific Region

* A note to readers: Citizen Advisory Committees (CAC) bring a valuable community perspective to federal correctio

Meachel Chad

Pacific Region Guard of Honour, Regional Commander

Quebec Region districts partner with Échec au crime

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As part of the Correctional Service of Canada’s (CSC) commitment to developing and expanding our network of partners that contribute to public safety results, both Quebec Region

Head's Up

Workplace Mental Health at CSC

When I sent out my message about the newly formed Steering Committee for Workplace Mental Health Injuries at CSC in October 2015, I made it clear that addressing this topic in a

The Women’s Network Project

A Citizen Advisory Committee Success Story in the Prairie Region

* A note to readers: Citizen Advisory Committees (CAC) bring a valuable community perspective to federal corrections.

Pacific Region Staff Stand Up Against Bullying

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Thank you to all staff at Pacific Region Headquarters who wore pink shirts on Wednesday, February 24 in support of the campaign to end bullying.

Nominees for James A. Murphy Award 2017

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For one week every January, CSC puts the spotlight on a group of volunteers that bring the community’s perspective to federal corrections: the members of Citizen Advisory Commit

Want a healthy workplace? The Joint Learning Program can help

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By Lauretta MacCarron, Pacific Region

Walls to Bridges – Students On the Outside Work with Students on the Inside to Get a Passing Grade

For Peter Stuart, Chief of Education at Grand Valley Institution for Women in Kitchener, Ontario, increasing access to post-secondary education for offenders can turn their live

A Few Months with CSC

By: Jami Therrien, Student, Communications and Engagement Sector

My time at CSC started in January 2016 when I was employed through the Federal Student Work Employment Program (FSWEP) for two days a week.

CSC’s Executives Attend Executive Strategic Leadership Symposium

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CSC’s executive cadre attended the Executive Strategic Leadership Symposium (ESLS) from Monday, February 22 to Wednesday, February 24 in Ottawa.

Group Leader at Forum for Young Canadians

By: Reg Amyotte, Correctional Officer II, Kwìkwèxwelhp Healing Village

Every generation has its leaders.

Jiggle Wiggle & Mingle: The OPO's Unique Christmas Fundraiser

The OPO’s Christmas fundraiser is a truly unique initiative. Team members donate money to the Children’s Aid Society, and in return, they get to live what many pet owners only dream of: Bringing their pet to work for a day! 

Mental Health Hackathon – Employees Helping Employees

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Two years ago we held our first-ever Hackathon aimed at developing a tool to help parole officers do their work. This October, we held our second Hackathon.

“We never give up on them”

Meet Tracey Robinson, Parole Officer, Willow Cree Healing Lodge

Tracey Robinson started her career as a Parole Officer at Willow Cree Healing Lodge eight years ago.