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WRFN Family Pulse - January 2017 - May 2018

As we got closer to the launch of the new website we realized that all of our blog posts from the previous website would be lost. As we know many families go back and read past issues of Family Pulse, we wanted to make sure you had access to the issues published in 2017/18. 


We look forward to building a new blog with important information and initiatives to keep you and your family up to date!


Past Family Pulse Issues:

January 2017 - Outdoor Winter Fun! 

February 2017 - What is Family?

March 2017 - 13,000 Adults with Developmental Disabilities Receive Support

April 2017 - Being Sensory-Friendly

May 2017 - #GETLOUD for Mental Health Week

June 2017 - The Value of Peer Mentoring

July 2017 - Peer Support Groups

August 2017 - A Fresh Start For The School Year

September 2017 - Waterloo Region Special Needs Strategy Planning Table - A Story of Working Differently for Families

October 2017 - Highlights From the WRFN Family Conference 

November 2017 - Augmentative and Alternate Communication 

December 2017 - Tis the season...

January 2018 - Learn how Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act can affect people with disabilities & their families

February 2018 - Parachute - Cambridge Family Support Group

March 2018 - What's Happening at WRFN

April 2018 - 2018-2019 Provincial Budget

May 2018 - Music Therapy

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