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Was the WWII Generation Really So Different?

What made those who grew up during the depression and then went on to fight in World War II the “greatest” generation? What did they have that other generations don’t? According to psychologist and resiliency expert Dr. Wayne Hammond, they had something that young people today lack. But it’s not courage or character. “The WWII

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Impact Society Shares Bullying Prevention Approach on CTV Morning Live

The debate continues over whether Alberta’s new Education Act will sufficiently deal with bullying. Framing a little differently than what we hear in mainstream media, Dr. Wayne Hammond, CEO & Founder of Resiiency Initiatives and Jodi Dawson, VP of Impact Society share their thoughts on how it’s relationships, not legislative that can stop bullying. Watch

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We Day Makes an Impact!

On October 24 at the Calgary Saddledome our team at Impact Society joined with thousands of teens, parents and educators to stand and celebrate social change at Calgary’s first ever We Day! For those that weren’t able to attend, we wanted to recap the top three points that made an impact on our team, that

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