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Accessible Voting

Click here to read more about how Elections Ontario is making voting more accessible.

Leah Bowman at 9:29 AM
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Prolific Fitness & Wellness-Disability Fitness Program

Leah Bowman at 9:22 AM
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Sensory Workout Project

On behalf of Aptus Treatment Centre, the Sensory Workout Project is pleased to share the following series of training videos for staff, families and people supported. Learn about adding sensory to fitness to help it be more engaging and beneficial. Each series comes with activity videos for each topic, including how-to dancing, stretching, etc.


Check out the Sensory Workout YouTube Channel, which includes all of the training videos. More activity videos will be added soon. 


Here are topic-specific video playlists:


Module 1: Intro to Sensory Workout, Fitness Goals, Outcomes & Safety


Email [email protected] with any questions. 

Leah Bowman at 12:30 PM
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LCOworks is a free online program that supports positive employment outcomes for individuals with developmental disabilities, a traditionally underrepresented and at-risk population in the labour market.


Everyone deserves a chance to find meaningful employment and we are proud to be able to provide this program for free to individuals across Ontario.


Visit the LCOworks Program Webpage at www.lifecourseonline.com/lcoworks


Email to apply or learn more at: [email protected]

For more details on this program, click here.

Leah Bowman at 12:11 PM
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Lutherwood Blog-Employment & Housing blogs

Check out the most recent editions of the Lutherwoods 

Employment blog: How to Increase your Health and Safety Training?
Housing blog: Additional Housing Search Websites

Leah Bowman at 12:03 PM
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