Badge of Life Canada Moving Forward

Executive Director Laura Kloosterman and Dave Hargreaves, Peer Supporter and Volunteer.

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This video discusses some of the changes that are happening at Badge of Life Canada under the new leadership and what the vision for the organization is, including assisting Canadian Public Safety organizations transform the culture of their organization to learn how to assist their members in moving forward in their journey. The video also provides insights from Dave Hargreaves and his personal journey to Hope – Growth – Recovery. You can watch the video by clicking on the image or link below.


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Hope – Growth – Recovery

Empowering Canadian Public Safety personnel dealing with operational stress injuries, to achieve healthy living and post-traumatic growth. Badge of Life Canada is moving forward in 2022 under new management and a new approach to collaboration and networking.

Our vision for Badge of Life Canada is to become the networking organization to assist Canadian Public Safety organizations and personnel take a pro-active approach to mental wellness. We need to continue the dialogue in order to transform the culture. We are always open to positive comments and suggestions. You can reach us on our website at

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