Caribbean Camera: Great Reads For Our Young Readers

Valene Campbell is a mother who facilitates early antiracism intervention through diverse literature and the author of The Amazing Zoe series. Her collection of children’s books empathizes the importance of inclusion and representation for our little ones. Her books portray an intelligent little girl who “Defeats the Germie Germlins,” learns about conflict resolutions. In “A Queen Like Me”,…

Alzheimer’s Toronto, Author Panel

It was an honour to have been invited to participate as an author panellist for the Alzheimer’s Society of Toronto. Some of the items I discussed included: -sandwich generation caregivers -caregiver stress management -Dementia and its increasing prevalence in the Black Community. I’ll also share tidbits about my #childrensbook The Amazing Zoe and Grandma’s Memory…

Alzheimer’s Speaks with Lori La Bay

A New Children’s Book About Dementia, Getting Diagnosed, Educational Tips, Finding Care, Clinical Trials & More Our Host, Lori La Bey speaks with Dr. Sharon Cohen a neurologist specializing in Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis, care, and research. She is the medical director of the Toronto Memory Program. In addition, Valene Campbell will be joining us. She…

Mother’s Day Chat w/ MPP Andrea Horwath

Andrea Horwath has an annual Mother’s day chat with mothers in the local community. This year, 2021, she spoke with Valene Campbell, a children’s author, and Bushra Kahn, a florist. We discussed the inspiration behind our new businesses and how we can remain resilient during this COVID-19 pandemic. Watch it here.

Rogers TV, Diverse and Converse: Ancestories

A panel of Black Canadian authors talk about their journey as writers and the need for more diversity in Canadian literature. Panellists: Ryan Antooa – Designer, Photographer & Author Valene Campbell – Founder/Author of The Amazing Zoe children’s book series Denise Lopes – Author Stacy Savary – Speaker, Advocate & Author of The Perfect Storm