Archives: 2018


CBC PNA Board Meeting

The Board of Directors of the CBC Pensioners National Association met in Ottawa from October 23rd to the 25th. The December issue of Contact will provide details of items discussed and decisions taken.

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Life Lines – Men’s Mental Health

Men and women experience many of the same mental health disorders, but their willingness to talk about their challenges and feelings are very different. The perceived standards of masculinity and stigmas surrounding men seeking support for mental health disorders continue to present challenges. In scenarios where a lack of conversation surrounding mental health related challenges […]

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3 things all snowbirds need to know

(NC) For many Canadians entering retirement, moving to the United States for part of the year is the perfect antidote to our harsh winter months. Yet going for an extended stay is a bit more complicated than simply packing a suitcase and hopping on a plane. Alain Forget, director and head of sales at RBC […]

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Computer Pop-Ups Warnings

Tech support pop-up warnings occur when a user is browsing the Internet. Usually, the target is viewing a website that contains links to related content, and when the user clicks on one of those links it will redirect them to a website hosting the pop-ups. These pop-ups can be terribly intrusive, making it difficult for […]

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Life Lines – Addiction and Recovery

Regardless of income, race, colour, religion or gender, addiction does not discriminate and may affect anyone. Recovering from addiction is a lifelong journey where individuals are faced with varying obstacles and challenges throughout everyday life. The courage and strength of those recovering from addiction is unprecedented, as they often face discrimination and stigmas while maintaining […]

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