During March is Easter Seals Month help kids with physical disabilities BE KIDS

Toronto, ON, March 2, 2015 – March is Easter Seals Month, the beginning of Easter Seals Ontario’s annual fundraising and awareness campaign for kids with physical disabilities. The campaign’s primary goal is to generate an increased understanding of the ongoing issues and needs of children with physical disabilities and raise much-needed funds to support the organization’s … [Read more...]

Taking life one day at a time

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As Fabiana and Stelios Nikolakakis were expecting their second child they wanted nothing more than a healthy newborn baby. Unfortunately, their reality was very different. Their son, Gabriel, was born at 26 weeks and spent 146 days in the NICU. The doctors spoke a lot about mental delays, physical disabilities, and “50 different things he could develop, but I don’t remember … [Read more...]

Rogers TV to air Conn Smythe Dinner

If you were unable to personally attend the 2015 Rogers Conn Smythe Sports Celebrities Dinner and Auction fear not! Rogers TV will broadcast the event on Saturday, February, 28 at 9:00 p.m. and on Monday, March 2, at 7:00 p.m. on Cable 10/63 in Toronto/Scarborough. Check your local listings. … [Read more...]

Metrolinx makes cross boundary travel easier

In Januray, 2014, Metrolinx facilitated an agreement with eight GTHA specialized transit agencies to promote easier and more convenient cross-boundary travel for people who use mobility aids. If a paratransit customer is registered, and in good standing, for paratransit services in the municipality they live in, they can now transfer to any of the paratransit agencies listed … [Read more...]