Health & Safety

Spectrum is committed to ensuring the health and safety of all people working at Spectrum. Our Health and Safety committee has representatives from management and from front line staff and meets monthly to review accidents and injuries, reports of unsafe work conditions, and health and safety improvement plans.

COVID-19 Updates – January 14, 2022 – Covid Safety Plans

Covid Safety Strategies can help us get past this Omicron Wave. Continue reading

Covid-19 Updates – December 31, 2021

Get Your Booster Dose A booster dose is an additional shot of vaccine that helps you maintain and lengthen your protection against COVID-19. When you get a booster dose, you’re helping protect you and the people around you from COVID-19. Read information from … Continue reading

Team News

Extreme Weather Alert – Cold and Snow – Covid 19 Update – Dec 15, 2021 – Booster Shots for Spectrum Employees – Employee Referral Program – RISE Community Groups and Workshops – It is a great time to review the contents of emergency medical and earthquake kits – How to Register for First Aid Continue reading

Extreme Heat – Cooling Centres in Your Community

There are cooling centres in every community across the Lower Mainland. Continue reading

The Great British Columbia Shakeout!

Join us on October 15, 2020 at 10:15 am to take part in The Great British Columbia Shake Out! Continue reading

Five Weeks In – Keeping People Safe and Healthy

We have been living and working in this state of emergency for five weeks now and I want to thank everyone for their patience, calmness and hard work.  There have been a lot of changes to  adapt to over the past five weeks and I wanted to review and remind you of the importance of these measures.  These are emergency measures though, and we hope to start moving back towards normal soon, following the Provincial Health Officer’s advice.  Continue reading

Team News

The Spectrum Office will be closed on Monday February 17, 2020 for Family Day. – Have you referred a New Hire to Spectrum? – Municipal Pension Plan – Employee Assistance Program EAP Continue reading

Focus Update – Mental Health Week #GetLoud

As we wrap up mental health week, learn how you can #GetLoud and help your employees access mental health care Our new podcast outlines how to access care for mental health We often call mental illness a silent disease. That’s … Continue reading

Sun Run Fun

Spectrum Runners and Rollers enjoyed the Sun Run this year with great weather. Continue reading

Learning Opportunities – May 4, 2018

How do the people you support make decisions? – Plan Institute – On-line Gentle Teaching Training – Rise Up Conference – 2018 Portland Gathering – July 22-25, 2018 – NEW VIDEOS ON CONVERSATIONS THAT MATTER Continue reading