Badge of Life Canada on CP24 News

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Executive Director Laura Kloosterman appearing on CP24 to speak about the tragedy in Edmonton, Alberta

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Badge of Life Canada Executive Director Laura Kloosterman was contacted by Toronto CP24 to discuss the Edmonton Police Service tragedy where two officers were killed while responding to a call for service. The CP24 host used the opportunity to discuss the work performed by Badge of Life Canada, as well as Mental Health for Canadian Public Safety Personnel in general. The video can be played by clicking on the picture or link below. The portion of the newscast relating to Badge of Life Canada begins at 3:14 minutes.

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Executive Director Laura Kloosterman on CP24
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(Courtesy of CP24)

Canadian Public Safety personnel and their families are never on this journey alone. Organizations like Badge of Life Canada are here to be a part of that journey with 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 BadgeofLifeCanada.org.

HOPE – GROWTH – RECOVERY

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