Education Partnership Legacy Place Society & Dr Jody Carrington “VIP Hello Hero”

August 24, 2021 EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP OPPORTUNITY – Legacy Place Society

Legacy Place Society is pleased to bring to you and your family “VIP HELLO HERO”

This on line course, designed by Dr Jody Carrington is made for all first responders (paid, volunteer and the families), including law enforcement, fire fighters, emergency medical services, 911 operators, mental health workers, veterans and military personnel.

The curriculum provides clear and actionable advice, including PDF and video formats and step by step guides for each module of focus.  The ability to rewind and reconnect as needed or just by choosing a few idea and conversation starters, can add up to a wide variety of new conversations and opportunities to incorporate the learnings personally and professionally.

FORMAT            VIP Hello Hero

Audio’s Grief and Loss, Crazy Busy, Divorce and Your Babes, Depression, Anxiety, First Responders, My Son Asher

Module 1           Hello Hero – what is meant to do this work and love someone who does?

Video – Purpose and passion, guide and conversation starters

Module 2           Trauma – what is PTSD and why no one wants it

Video – PTSD and why everyone is so scared of it, guide and conversation starters, ACES guide, BCEC guide

Module 3           What do we do about it?  What you need as a first responder and those who love them.

Video – What do we do about it, six strategies to use, guide and conversation starters, before and after each shift

Module 4           Leading the Charge – A culture shift is where we need to start

Video – Leading the charge and some things to consider, guide and conversation starters

Module 5           The Future Hero’s of the World – a note for those with a mom and or dad who are a first responder

Video – The future heroes for the kids, guide and conversation starters

Legacy Place Society has made this Education Partnership possible by private donations and grant funding received from Johnson Insurance, United Way Covid 19, City of Calgary Covid 19, AUPE and the Alberta Government.

To register for the “VIP Hello Hero” access code, email with the following:

Name of participant, position within the agency, best email to send the access code, phone number of participant

Legacy Place Society will then email you the link to the Eventbrite site for registration.  This will then produce a code at the bottom of the ticket and instruction to then go to Dr Jody Carrington site and register again.  Thank you for your patience in advance as online platforms are independent of each other.

Legacy Place Society is a not for profit registered charity (891549420)

OUR MISSION:  Provide empathetic support that builds resiliency individually and as a family within our First Responder and Military Community.  OUR VISION:  That all First Responders, Veterans and Military Personnel have user friendly access to resources to build resiliency as an individual and or as a family.  OUR VALUES:  family, empathy, diversity, inclusivity, confidentiality, collaboration and integrity.


Confidential Help Line – a confidential response by phone for the individuals and families of First Responders, Veterans and Military Personnel that facilitates connection to professional and peer support 403-201-9945

Home Away From Home – provide confidential and safe transitional temporary accommodations to First Responders, Veterans and Military Personnel (individually or as a family) for their well-being security and access to professional support so that they can recover quickly from a broad range of serious difficulties.  Our locations in Calgary, Edmonton, and Red Deer have supported over 40,000 nightly stays.

Family Included Education Partnerships – to increase knowledge, reduce stigma and enable networking by organizing and facilitating psychological wellness and suicide awareness conferences, workshops, family camps for the individuals and families of First Responders, Veterans and Military Personnel.

To learn of more opportunities or make a charitable donation see the following links:

Find us on Facebook/legacyplacesociety  Website:  Phone:  403-201-9945