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Sunrise Health Region General Events and Workshops

Understanding the Path: First Nations shared Historical Trauma and Reconciliation

Join in this one-day conference with morning keynote Dr. Miriam Mcnab and, in the afternoon, a Kairos Blanket Exercise.  Click here to view a poster with additional information.

When:  Wednesday, September 20, 2017; 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where: SIGN Yorkton SAC, 345 Broadway St West, Yorkton, SK
Cost:  $40.00 registration fee with lunch to be provided; seating is limited
Contact:  Phone 306-783-9428 or cell 306-620-5015; Email g.gott@sign-yorkton.org 

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) Workshop

This is a two-day ASIST X11.1 workshop. designed to assist anyone in the development of attitudes, knowledge and skills to recognize persons at risk of suicide, to assess the level of immediate risk and to undertake appropriate management or referral of a person at risk. For more information on the workshop, click here to view the registration form

When:  September 19 & 20, 2017; 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Where:  Yorkton Regional Health Centre Mental Health Auditorium, 270 Bradbrooke Drive, Yorkton, SK
Cost:  $150.00; please make cheque payable to Sunrise Health Region
If you have any questions, please contact Mental Health and Addiction Services at 306-786-0558 or toll free at 1-888-989-8444; email lise.perrault-streeter@shr.sk.ca.

Alzheimer and Dementia Support/Information Group Meeting

When:   2nd Wednesday of every month @ 2:00 p.m.
Where:  Yorkton Crossing Retirement Community, 348 Morrison Drive, Yorkton
If you plan on attending or have any questions, call Linda Wong with the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan at 306-783-1068.

The support group is open to all caregivers with no fee to attend. 


Yorkton Public Health Conference Room A
150 Independent Street
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Course dates:

  • To be announced

Please note that lunch is not provided for any of the workshops.

Participants must pre register by calling 786-0600. Registration fee for this course is $40.00, which includes a thermometer, fee must be prepaid to secure spot, cheque payable to Sunrise Health Region.

Home Study Program for Food Safe Course is an option. Cost is $50.00 which will include the course package and must be completed in thirty days. Please contact 306-786-0600, for more information

Prenatal Classes

It is recommended to register early in your pregnancy for classes. Each series provides information on pregnancy, labour and delivery, coping strategies, infant feeding, and postpartum adjustment. Classes include lectures, videos, and interactive participation. Husbands/partners/support persons are encouraged to attend.


Yorkton prenatal classes are offered during an all day course one Saturday a month at the Public Health office, 150 Independent Street, Yorkton.

To register for Yorkton classes:

  • Complete this form and send an electronic copy to wanda.conrad@shr.sk.ca or fax to 306-786-0620, or;
  • You can also register by phone at 786-0600


Please watch your local paper for dates of upcoming classes or by contacting the Public Health office.

Canora 306-563-1259
Kamsack 306-542-4295 (202)
Preeceville 306-547-2815
Melville 306-728-7310
Langenburg 306-743-2801
Esterhazy 306-745-3200
Foam Lake 306-272-3375