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This is a list of upcoming events. You can also see a calendar view of these events, or you can find details about past events in the Event Archive.

Résumé Workshop & Cover Letter-Part 1 & 2

Monday, July 11, 2016 -
1:30pm to 4:00pm

Join us for this month's Employment Workshop!

  • Create a functional and chronological résumé
  • Tailoring your résumé for job posting
  • Finalize resume preparation/revision
  • Prepare a basic & tailored cover letter

Location: SCI Ontario, 520 Sutherland Dr, Toronto, ON, M4G 3V9

RSVP: Jenny Gilker, SCI Ontario, 416-422-5644 ext 245, jenny.gilker@sciontario.org

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Coloplast Sizzlin’ Summer BBQ

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 -
4:00pm to 7:00pm

For SCI patients and their families, & 4AE  staff, volunteers, rec. & leisure members.

Thank You to: 

  • Coloplast
  • Special Guest - Wayne Macdonald - Live Music
  • Peer Support Sponsors: Lerners
  • St. Joseph's 


Parkwood Institute, Parkwood Pavilion (Patio by Cafeteria) , in the case of Rain or Heat we will move to the main Auditiorium.  Parking Lot 1 will be free.


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Professionalism Workshop 1&2

Thursday, July 14, 2016 -
1:30pm to 4:00pm

Join us for this month's Employment workshop!

  • How to act, dress and communicate in a professional manner
  • Social Media and Job Search
  • How to create a profile and navigate Linked In 

Please review the pre-workshop preparation below:

Checklist Professionalism Workshop

  • Dress professionally for the workshop. Pretend you are attending a formal networking event

Suggested sites to view:

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Ottawa Summer Vehicle Modification BBQ

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 505 Smyth Rd., Ottawa Rehab Parking Lot

Come join Spinal Cord Injury Ontario on Wednesday, July 20th 2016 from 5:00pm-7:00pm at the Ottawa Rehab located at 505 Smyth Road for our Annual Vehicle Modification BBQ. There will be many adaptive vehicles on display including a modified motorcycle! There will be hamburgers, hot dogs, fresh cut fries, salads and ICECREAM Sandwiches for everyone to enjoy catered by Grill Masters. The best part is...EVERYTHING IS FREE...Including PARKING at the Rehab!

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Personality Dimensions-Part 1

Wednesday, July 27, 2016 -
1:30pm to 4:00pm

Join us for this month's Employment workshop!

  • Enjoy self-discovery while learning more about personalities and the impact of these personality types on our behavior and communication at work


Location: SCI Ontario, 520 Sutherland Dr, Toronto, ON, M4G 3V9

RSVP: Jenny Gilker, SCI Ontario, 416-422-5644 ext 245,jenny.gilker@sciontario.org

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2016 Community stROLL

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 1:00pm to Friday, September 30, 2016 - 5:00pm

stROLL in Your Community

Make it your goal, to do the stROLL, and make a significant impact in the lives of over 33,000 Ontarians living with a spinal cord injury. 

Walk, wheel or run 2.5, 5k or 10km (the choice is yours) at a location of your choice on Sunday, September 18th, 2016 or the pre-organized date in your community. You can stROLL solo or with friends. You can also join a pre-organized stROLL happening in Ottawa, Sault Ste. Marie and Hamilton.

Pre-Organized stROLLs are already happening in:

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2016 Wheelchair Challenge

Sunday, September 18, 2016 -
9:00am to 1:00pm

Join us at the Wheelchair Challenge End of Summer Celebration on Sunday, September 18, 2016 at Monarch Park Stadium in Toronto.  You’ve heard of our Wheelchair Relay Challenge?  This is a new revamped version filled with exciting, fun challenges.  Whether you're looking for a corporate team building experience, a group outing or an opportunity to get out there, have fun and support your community, this event is for you!  We provide the wheelchairs and an arena to embark on a series of friendly challenges.  You provide the team (teams of 6), lots of spirit, energy and enthusiasm.  The event

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