Together We Are Stronger®

Registered Charity # 802775791RR0001

Change is good.  Change is grief. Change is growth.  That is the mantra of Cordelia Clarke Julien, a Change Management Specialist with over 20+ years of change and transformation experience.  As a self-profess change agent, Cordelia is well-known for her enthusiastic embrace of life changes. Whether as a professional public speaker, or through her life-change coaching sessions, Cordelia helps people to find the change and transformation they desperately seek. Using change enhancement techniques, Cordelia through Elevasyon successfully works with people to change and transform their respective worlds by providing strategic pathways to achieve goals and objectives. Grounded in a growth mindset principle, her work has resulted in personal and professional transformations that promote the self in awareness, assessment and advancement.  Through the application of a solutions focused lens, she has helped many rise to relevance. If you are ready for that change, DM her on twitter at @myelevasyon.

Our Sponsors:

David Clarke is Organization Development Trainer at Lakeridge Health. Formerly a long-time training coordinator with Durham Mental Health Services, he has worked locally in community mental health for over 25 years. David has provided education to organizations including Ontario Shores for Mental Health Sciences, the Ontario Ministry of Revenue, the Region of Durham, and the Whitby Chamber of Commerce.

David Clarke

Lakeridge Health​​

Organization Development Trainer

The Islamic Society of Ajax, by the Grace of Allah SWT, completed construction of the First Masjid in the Town of Ajax in the year 2016. The Masjid is located at the intersections of Taunton and Harwood Ave.  Ajax Masjid has become a focal point for the Muslims of Ajax. It is centrally located in the midst of a Muslim community and services the religious, social and recreational needs of this community. 

Lakeridge Health is Durham Region’s acute health care provider. With five hospitals, four emergency departments, a residential treatment centre and more than a dozen community health care locations, the new Lakeridge Health is working to provide the best experience for patients and their families. Home to the R.S. McLaughlin Durham Regional Cancer Centre and Pinewood Centre, Lakeridge Health also provides regional mental health, eye care and nephrology services. With a committed and dedicated team of more than 5,400 employees, more than 760 physicians and more than 1,600 volunteers, Lakeridge Health provides care to the more than 650,000 people living and working in Durham Region. 

Our Forum is FREE to the public for 2 hours and features speakers such as Durham Mental Health Services, Fitness with Tavis Edward, Nutrition with Jayde McLean, Certified Nutritional Practitioner & Breakout Session to help you unpack what you’ve learned hosted by Cordelia Clark Julien, Change Management Specialist.

​6:30pm – 6:40pm  Welcome & Greetings
6:40pm – 6:55pm  Speaker 1 (Fitness)
6:55pm - 6:56pm   Poll 1
6:56pm – 7:11pm  Speaker 2 (Mental Health)
7:11pm - 7:12pm   Poll 2
7:12pm - 7:22pm   Speaker 3 (Registered Nurse)
7:22pm - 7:23pm   Poll 3
7:23pm – 7:38pm  Speaker 4 (Mental Health)
7:38pm – 7:39pm  Poll 4
7:39pm – 7:54pm  Speaker 5 (Change Management)
7:54pm – 8:24pm  Breakout Sessions (5 rooms)
8:24pm – 8:30pm  Closing 

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Once registered you will receive confirmation email containing the link that you can use to join us. FREE event open to the public. Please share this event with family, friends, and contacts. 

Tanis Russell is a Clinical Practice Leader, and a experienced Registered Nurse, skilled in Critical Care and Emergency Medicine. Tanis is passionate about the development of health policy initiatives , and facilitating nursing education for nurses at every stage of their career. Tanis values education and appreciates its impact on nursing practice, and its influence on patient care outcomes. Tanis is experienced in identifying, planning, implementing and evaluating educational strategies that influence nursing practice and facilitate the change required to meet the patient healthcare needs. Tanis has received a Master's degree in Nursing with a focus on Health Policy & Leadership in Education through Ryerson University, and is a proud inductee of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Tanis moved to Durham Region 11 years ago, and is passionate in serving the community.


Today could be your day one, but I get it...You have a extremely busy lifestyle, you're a high achiever in a demanding career, you may have kids and other responsibilities to take care of. You take care of everyone, but not yourself. Over the past 11 years, I have had the pleasure of working with people just like you from all walks from life. And let me tell you something, I have not had ANYONE that has followed my instructions and didn't get the results. PERIOD. I make it easy because of my simple 4-step fitness system that will guarantee you results. And because I come to your home or condo there is really nothing to worry about! All I ask is that you show up and give me your all.

Travis Edwards

Fitness Trainer

House of Sweat​​

The Ajax Public Library is the gateway to information and resources that improve the quality of life, foster life-long learning, encourage community involvement, and meet the varying educational and social needs of all members of its communities, within available resources. 

Marie Logan

Canadian Mental Health Association Durham​​

Lead Adult Educator

Carion Fenn Foundation presents our Virtual 5th Annual Mental Health Forum, Wednesday October 6, 2021 6:30pm – 8:30pm Eastern in partnership with Ajax Public Library and Lakeridge Health focusing on Selfcare. Sponsored by Ajax Legion and the Islamic Society of Ajax. 

Marie has been working in Adult Education for 15 years. Her focus has been in non-profit, employment, corporate training and recently moved to mental health education. She holds a Bachelor of Art’s Degree and a post-grad certification in Teaching and Training Adults along with other designations, including Personality Dimensions (Level II) and Soft Skills Solutions. She has extensive experience training diverse groups of people and continues to seek out exciting opportunities, with her most recent adventure managing the Recovery College Wellness Centre at CMHA Durham. With a flair for the dramatic and a love of all things that sparkle, Marie is grateful for the opportunity to participate in the learning journeys of her students and colleagues.

​​​​​Whether helping local Veterans, supporting seniors, providing youth sports programs, raising funds, volunteering to help those in need, or simply offering a place to gather for fun and celebration, Legionnaires provide essential services in their communities. Legions help Canadians to honour and remember those that sacrificed for our Country. The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 322 Ajax Ontario was founded in 1942 by Veterans and for Veterans. Our Poppy Campaign, Remembrance Day ceremony, Youth Education, Vetbuild Program, Seniors activities and other community fundraising initiatives are some of the ways we help our community. Plan to join our Legion today, any citizen of Canada or an Allied nation is welcome. 

Missed the 2020 Forum? Here it is...

Legion Branches are the cornerstone of communities across Canada, and provide one of the largest volunteer bases in the country. With 1,400 Branches from coast to coast to coast, our members provide local services and supports to build a stronger Canada.

Our Partners:

Cordelia Clarke Julien

Change Management Specialist


​Tanis Russell

Registered Nurse

Board of Director

Carion Fenn Foundation