Make Sure Your Voice is Heard!

On Friday April 4, 2014, an announcement was made from the provincial government regarding a new Special Needs Strategy, built upon the government’s 2013 $10 million investment to improve the service experience and outcomes for children and youth with special needs. Significant changes are being made to children’s services and it is important that your voice is heard. The goal … [Read more...]

Services for People with Developmental Disabilities: Signs of Hope from the Government

Earlier this year, families shared their stories of the circumstances faced by people with developmental disabilities to the Select Committee on Developmental Services, resulting in a final report that was presented to the Legislative Assembly of Ontario in July. This report is based on a series of hearings held at Queen’s Park and across the province over the winter. At the … [Read more...]

The Meadows – Open House

BAC and the Meadows invite you to the 2014 Open House at the Meadows on Sunday, October 26 to learn about riding programs for individuals with disabilities. Meet the horses, coaches and staff and take a test ride! Date: Sunday, October 26, 2014, 12:00 noon - 3:00 p.m. Location: The Meadows, 2495 Lloydtown  Aurora Side Road, King City, L7B 1A3 Please RSVP to … [Read more...]

Innoversity Summit – Oct. 28 & 29, 2014

Innoversity is a not-for-profit organization working to increase the participation and representation of cultural minority, Aboriginal and disabled Canadians in the media industry and public sector. Find out more at the Innoversity Summit, taking place in Toronto on Oct. 28 and 29. Amazing Mentorships for People with Disabilities Are you someone with a disability who … [Read more...]