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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

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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Family Pulse-May 2022

Welcome to May! 

 

Inside the May issue of Family Pulse you will find information on:

SEAC Updates

Everyone is REALLY Awesome

A New Chapter
What's Happening at WRFN
Community Info, Resources & Opportunities

 

You can read the online version of Family Pulse here or download a pdf copy. 

Leah Bowman at 11:07 AM
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Pathways to Growth: May Update

Click here to read more about all of Pathways To Growth's May event.

Leah Bowman at 10:58 AM
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