Operational Updates


Experiencing Natural Disaster

Understanding Your Feelings and How to Cope


In light of the current crisis resulting from the impact of wildfires, many people are feeling fearful, uncertain, anxious and worried about the consequences of this disaster. As this is an unpredictable event with devastating consequences. 

Disasters have a tendency to bring communities closer together. Understanding the range of people's reactions can help build a web of support.

Read more in Homewood Health's latest newsletter: Experiencing a Community-Based Natural Disaster.

  • Possible Reactions Experieced
  • Concerns About Personal Safety
  • Suggested Self Care

Homewood Health is the Selkirk College Employee & Family Assistance Provider (EFAP). Homewood Health puts out an easy-to-read monthly newsletter that provides tips and information that make life healthier and happier. 

The services Homewood Health provide are included in your benefit package and there are plenty of great resources available. You can head to their website for more information.

If you have any questions on Homewood Health or your benefits please contact Trina Sutherland in the HR Department.