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Apr, 16-2014 10:00
Look up. Way up. Is that an advertisement for the Direct Funding Program in my WheelTrans bus? For the first time in its near 20-year history, Direct Funding is advertising widely and prom...
Apr, 15-2014 10:01
After much prodding by the The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Committee, the Ontario Government has extended the deadline for public input on the AODA Customer Service S...
Mar, 24-2014 12:17
There will be the predictable cap-and-gown affair when Alex, now nearly 17, finishes high school. There will also be a second, less ceremonious transition when he turns 18 and becomes too old to atten...
Mar, 17-2014 08:47
This guide was compiled by Graeme Treeby of The “Special Needs” Planning Group. It is not to be taken as Accounting or Tax advice but rather, as a resource to provide a starting...
Mar, 12-2014 12:46
Are you interested in taking part in a research study about the thoughts, experiences, and perspectives of individuals with a disability regarding having children and the use of genetic services?
Mar, 11-2014 10:55
Researchers at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital are doing a new study. They want to know what young adults with spina bifida think about sexuality and relationships. If you are aged 16-2...
Mar, 04-2014 03:51
Two separate reviews of Ontario’s accessibility laws are currently underway. And both are open for public comment.
Mar, 04-2014 09:33
By Carlos Hakim, Ph.D., and Marvin Sussman, Ph.D. March 10, 2014, marks the 50th anniversary of the recognition of Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH) as a distinct medical syndrome by Salomó...
Feb, 19-2014 01:48
Tell the world what it’s like for you to live with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus.
Feb, 10-2014 04:19
The Nature’s Bounty “ Share the Bounty” contest is now!