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life at WJS

JT’s Story

From practicum student to Program Director: 25 years and an immensely rewarding journey of friendship. “I loved working with all the individuals in social services and it felt good that I was making a difference in their lives…” JT Aujla, WJS Program director If you were to go back in time 25-years to meet Jatinder

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See Where Passion Leads You

The following is an excerpt from WJS Canada’s storybook “Your Story Is Our Story”, a collection of experiences recounted by WJS employees that celebrate the caring culture of their work within the organization. Having passion for the work that WJS does means seeing the potential in someone and having the patience to see them through

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WJS CANADA 2018 ANNUAL REPORT

When I consider what the last year has represented for WJS, the words that come to mind are change and foundational work. They would seem to be contradictory but in fact this past year has seen considerable resources being expended to invest in our strong foundation so that we can change and innovate to meet

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GOING BEYOND

Transformation means to go beyond your form. It’s perfectly describes the dramatic change in the course of Marianne’s* life, a woman served by WJS Canada. Her story begins with tragedy and heartache, but ultimately, with the support of her dedicated care team, it’s a story of transformation and hope. This piece was written by a

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