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WRFN Newsletter - February 2019

We have lots going on this month! From events, to workshops and training opportunities make sure you check out the "What's Happening at WRFN" section.


We also have a fantastic article by Cristina, our Self-Advocacy Liaison. Cristina shares some of her insights on grieving a diagnosis through different life stages.


In this issue of Family Pulse you will find information about:

  • SEAC updates
  • Our annual fundraiser, Evening of Elegance
  • What's Happening at WRFN
    • "Supporting students with Learning Disabilities in Waterloo Region" workshop
    • 2019 Summer Camp & Recreation Fair
    • "Supporting Caregivers - Success For All" FASD workshop for Service Providers
    • "Nourishing the Caregiver - The Importance of Self-Care" workshop for Caregivers living with FASD
    • Ask A Self-Advocate
    • School-Issues Parent Support Group
    • WRFN Outreach at EarlyON Centres
    • Kaleidoscope Kids
    • Communication My Way
  • Coffee Club
  • The Cycle of Grief and Acceptance Across One’s Life Stages

  • Upcoming Community Events


Read the February issue of Family Pulse online here or download a PDF copy.


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