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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 Workshop

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 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: Spinal Cord Injury 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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Disability Tax Credit and RDSP

Monday, January 15, 2018 - 11:45am to 12:45pm

Have you ever wondered what the Disability Tax Credit was or an RDSP?
Please join us for a conversation on taxes and get all your questions answered.Light lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by January 11, 2018.

Location: Parkwood Institute, 550 Wellington Road, Room 4A-186, London Ontario, N6C 0A7

Sign Up Today! Contact:
Julie Watson
Peer Support Coordinator
519-433-2331 ext 102
julie.watson@sciontario.org

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Life Skills Problem Solving Workshop

Monday, January 15, 2018 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Join us for this month's Employment workshop!

  • Learn steps of successful problem solving
  • Be prepared for "problem solving" interview questions

 

Location: Spinal Cord Injury Ontario, 520 Sutherland Dr, Toronto, ON, M4G 3V9

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

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Professionalism Workshop 1&2

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 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

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TETRA SOCIETY of North America-Customized Assisted Devices

Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Join Spinal Cord Injury Ontario and a representative from TETRA for a conversation about customized assisted devices. The TETRA Society of North America is a non-profit organization, founded in 1987 in Vancouver, BC that recruits skilled volunteers to create customized assisted devices for people with physical disabilities.

Location: Providence Care Hospital, 752 King St. W., Kingston, ON, K7L 4X3(Founders Hall located on the Second Floor)

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Personality Dimensions-Part 1

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 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: Spinal Cord Injury Ontario, 520 Sutherland Dr, Toronto, ON, M4G 3V9

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

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Personality Dimensions-Part 2

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Join us for this month's Employment workshop!

  • I know my Personality Dimensions colour-What now?
  • How to work with other personalities in the workplace

 

Location: Spinal Cord Injury Ontario, 520 Sutherland Dr, Toronto, ON, M4G 3V9

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

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Sexuality and Relationships

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Join us as our Special Guest, Tracey Palmer, discusses exploring relationships and sexuality with a physical disability.

Location: Providence Care Hospital, 752 King St. W., Kingston, ON, K7L 4X3(Founders Hall located on the Second Floor)

RSVP Andrea Andrecyk, Peer Support Coordinator, (613) 547-1391 ext 2 OR andrea.andrecyk@sciontario.org

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Disability Tax Credit and RDSP

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Drop in to find out how a disability tax credit can help you and your family. Hear what the new tax laws are and which ones could benefit you. An RDSP (registered disability savings plan) is a savings tool that has been created by the government which could help you in your retirement planning.

Location: Lyndhurst Centre 520 Sutherland Drive, Toronto

For more information please contact:

Charlie Warriner, 416 422 5644 ext 242, charlie.warriner@sciontario.org

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4th Annual Homan/Hogan Charity Open Cash Spiel

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 7:00pm to Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 4:00pm

Join us for the 4th Annual Homan/Hogan Charity Open Cash Spiel in support of Spinal Cord Injury Ontario.

Fri. Feb. 23-Sun. Feb. 25, 2018

Open Spiel
24 Teams, 2 Games Guaranteed
Hearty Lunch Saturday & Sunday

Draw Times
Friday, Feb. 23
7PM Friendly Flight
(Once a year curlers and friends)
Saturday, Feb 24,
9AM Competitive Flight
(Regular season Curlers)
11AM Competitive Flight
(Regular season Curlers)

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