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The RISE Network works with public libraries to provide Albertans with opportunities to communicate with health care professionals, participate in distance education, attend meetings, learn new skills and more – all by videoconference from their local library. 

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RISE Is a great example of community development and efforts to build a resilient, trusted and accessible network of learning opportunity for rural Alberta. Bow Valley College would be pleased to continue utilizing the RISE Network to support and align with needs of rural learners, increase access to post-secondary opportunities and strengthen cross-generational learning through technology

— Teri McKinnon Bow Valley College

Law At Lunch – Adoption and Law

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
This presentation provides an overview of legal aspects of adoption.  Topics for discussion include:
·         The effect of adoption
·         The adoption process
·         The principles and evidence upon which courts base adoption decisions
·         Rules around confidentiality and disclosure of adoption records
·         Adoption and First Nations peoples
·         International adoption
·         Adult adoption
Lethbridge College’s Public Legal Education Program helps educate the public about law and the legal system by providing general education and information. (The program does not provide legal advice). The program is funded by a grant from the Alberta Law Foundation.
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