Wounded Warriors Battlefield Bike Ride 2018: A Participant’s Perspective (The Ride Comes to an End)

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#couchto600kmplan was not only about my resiliency or anything that I did, it was about Honouring the Fallen and Helping the living.

Wounded Warriors Battlefield Bike Ride 2018: A Participant’s Perspective (The Ride Begins!)

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The route had us biking from Sarajevo, Bosnia, to Plitviče, Croatia. A typical day had me riding 6-7 hours a day, about 90 minutes more than the average rider.

Job Opening: Program Associate (Temporary, Full-time)

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We’re looking for a Program Associate to join our team September 4–November 30 (2018).

Wounded Warriors Battlefield Bike Ride 2018: A Participant’s Perspective (Arriving in Sarejevo)

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I arrived in Sarejevo two days early to get a feel for the place and have a few practice rides.

Wounded Warriors Battlefield Bike Ride 2018: A Participant’s Perspective (Getting Ready to Ride)

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Margaret MacKenzie, a CAF spouse living in Germany, recently participated in Wounded Warriors Battlefield Bike Ride, and we asked her to share her experiences with us.

The Prince Edward Island Military Family Resource Centre (PEI MFRC) is hiring!

We are looking for a fun-loving student for the position of Community Engagement Assistant.  Are you personable, organized, and motivated?  Can you multi-task like a pro?  Do you have good research and communication skills?  Do you show initiative?  Are you willing and able to walk 3 kilometers while wearing a fox costume on evenings and… [Read More]

Research on the needs of parents of CAF members

Military Family Services is conducting a survey to determine the needs of parents of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members and their spouses, and the needs of CAF members and their spouses who care for parents, and we would like to invite you to participate.

Write to the troops this holiday season!

‘Tis the season for sending holiday cards and packages. As you get set to mail off your cards/packages for another year, why not think about sending something to a deployed member of our military? These men and women will be facing the holiday season away from home, and a kind note or a package showing… [Read More]

PEI MFRC Virtual Program Wins National Award

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SUMMARY: Margaret Mackenzie, who led the PEI Military Family Resource Centre Virtual Program, is the 2017 recipient of the Liz Hoffman Memorial Commendation, which recognizes individuals or groups across Canada who exceed expectations in helping colleagues resolve difficult problem or in bringing about positive and lasting change to the Department of National… [Read More]

New Resource for School Counsellors Working with Military and Veteran Families

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As much as we will the calendar not to flip, it’ll soon be September and back-to-school season for many military families across Prince Edward Island. Parents are checking items off their children’s school supply lists, teachers are dusting off lesson plans and getting their classrooms set to welcome another group of students, and guidance cousellors… [Read More]