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Live with Linda Silas

Healthy Recovery Web Series

How can Canada build a Healthy Recovery in the wake of the devastating COVID-19 pandemic? In this web series, CFNU President Linda Silas and guest speakers explore the building blocks of a Healthy Recovery, including strengthening our health care system and social safety net and investing in good sustainable jobs. Regular live sessions will air on Mondays at 6:30 pm ET.

The sessions are broadcast live to the CFNU’s page Note that you may watch the events even if you do not have a Facebook account. A recording of each session will be posted after the event.

Chat with Linda – A healthy recovery

🎥🎥 LIVE! Join Linda and leaders from Canada's nurses' unions as we delve into how we can build a healthy recovery for all.

Posted by Linda Silas on Monday, September 14, 2020


Spring 2020 Sessions


Stopping violence against health care workers (recording)

ICYMI! How can we put a stop to violence against health care workers and create safer spaces for both patients and workers? Watch this recording of CFNU President Linda Silas' live session with guests: Marie Clarke Walker (CLC Secretary-Treasurer) and Don Davies (MP & NDP Health Critic)

Posted by Linda Silas on Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Investigating Canada's failure to protect health care workers during COVID-19

🎥🎥🎥 LIVE: The lack of access to proper PPE was one of the most jarring chapters in our collective experience of COVID-19. Why was Canada so ill-prepared to protect health care workers from an inevitable pandemic? Join us as we begin investigating this very question with Mario Possamai, former senior advisor to the SARS Commission.

Posted by Linda Silas on Monday, June 22, 2020

STUDY: Mental Health Disorders Symptoms Among Nurses in Canada

We are unveiling our study on mental health symptoms among Canada's nurses. Linda is will be joined by Dr. Nicholas Carleton to discuss how nurses' working conditions impact their mental health.

Posted by Linda Silas on Tuesday, June 16, 2020

How to transform long-term care

LIVE! With Canadians united in demanding improved care for seniors, how can we transform #LongTermCare to provide better and safer conditions for residents and the dedicated workers who care for them? Join Linda and guests at 6:30 p.m. EDT.

Posted by Linda Silas on Monday, June 8, 2020

As provinces start re-opening, how do we stay safe, and keep our families safe? What should we be doing and what do we need to know? Join Linda and her guests to find out more!

Posted by Linda Silas on Monday, June 1, 2020