On Wednesday May 20st, the North Bay Professional Firefighters Association donated two iPad minis along with several baskets of learning games and activities for children in the Autism Intervention Program at Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca. The donations came from an Autism Awareness Hockey Game and Family Skate held in March, that raised over $700.00. Read the official [...]
An interactive 3 hour workshop designed to provide parents with easy to use tips and tools to effectively support their child through the service system. The workshop includes an introduction to advocacy, communication and negotiation, meetings, and navigating the service system. Who should attend? The workshop is designed for parent(s) or guardian(s) of special needs [...]
May is Community Living Month, a time for people from across Ontario to celebrate the many successes in creating inclusive communities for people with intellectual disabilities and also looking to meet the challenges that remain. For more information on events taking place, please contact your local Community Living.
Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca’s Child and Youth Mental Health Week 2015- May 3rd – 9th: Shine The Light – Memes 4 Mental Health Contest #Tea&TalkNorthBay – May 8th Sturgeon Falls BBQ and Open House – May 2nd Parry Sound Family Fun Day – May 9th Huntsville Flash Mob – May 9th Behaviour Management Workshops Download the full [...]
Shine The Light – Memes 4 Mental Health Shine the Light on Mental Health is a community awareness initiative by Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca. Each year during Child and Youth Mental Health Week (May 3-9), Hands works with local youth to help shine the light on mental health by presenting activities that start the conversation of mental [...]