From one grieving mother’s heart to another, I’m sending you love and so much strength… There are no rules for grieving and time becomes insignificant in so many ways now. I’m not going to lie to you. It will never be okay. It will never become easy. And the sorrow of losing your son or daughter will never lessen. What I can tell you is that it will change. You will learn to survive and live around the pain and emptiness. It will not always be as suffocating and debilitating as it is right now. If you refuse to give...
The Champion cards are used to give to those who need someone to call. Write the person, who will be available to take a call when there is a need for a compassion call. We encourage the use of the card to be a source of contact in the event of an emergency, please call 911 The Community Compassion Champion Cards is to let others know we are there for them and that they are never alone. Keep these cards with you and always remember who your champions are.
On this day a year ago, the #CCWALK2019 began its 40 day journey for self awareness, and to bring to light the actions of unnatural deaths in all our communities. What was thought to be a lone starting point was heightened by #TeamMcKinnon. To have three generations at the starting point was the kick start to what will prove to be an amazing journey. With Clara Alec Macdonald at the wheel, and Uncle Ben, Chief Alexander McKinnon, Clementine Thomas , Kiara, Zayden, Vinny McKinnon, Taniel Prince , Kylee, Baby Been and Sandra McArthur sporting their pink #IntoTheStorm t-shirts and the...
It is with hope when I speak or write a post about Suicide that the information makes a difference. I have learned that the language I use, are my thoughts and feelings, because of my truth. I own my breath and the message I write are my thoughts put on paper. I am responsible for my thoughts and how I present my message. It is always with My truth that I write and that is what I am responsible for. I have learned that how I talk about Suicide #MakesADifference: Language is the key, words that we use to express...
- CC Walk 2019