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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.

Kingston Vehicle Modification and Summer BBQ

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

FIND OUT ABOUT:

 Cars with hand controls

 Vans with side or back load fold out ramp, swivel driver seat, wheelchair lift and storage device

 What option is best for me?

 How much should I expect to pay?


Location: Lake Ontario Park at the Pavilion, 920 King St W, Kingston

Catering by Scoops Food Truck

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Wheelchair Service and Maintenance

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Do you have questions about service or maintenance of your wheelchair or other mobility equipment? This is the perfect opportunity to have your questions answered!  Drop in to talk to the technicians as well hear ideas from others.  Winter’s coming…..

  • What steps can I take in preventing problems with my equipement?
  • Should I have a maintenance schedule or just wait until things break?
  • What to do in case of an emergency?

Location: Lyndhurst Centre 520 Sutherland Drive, Toronto

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11th Annual Accessible/Modified Vehicles Show & BBQ Social

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 5:00pm to Saturday, September 13, 3017 - 7:00pm

LIVING WELL Program 11th ANNUAL ACCESSIBLE/MODIFIED VEHICLES SHOW & BBQ SOCIAL

All Are Welcome (SCI Inpatients, Outpatients & their Families, Rehab Staff)

Location: Parkwood Institute, Parking Lot 1

If you wish to attend the BBQ OR have your accessible/modified vehicle included in the show, please RSVP by Sept 11th to: Michael Genereaux Email: michael.genereaux@sjhc.london.on.ca Phone: (519) 685-4292 ext 42121

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Fitness and Nutrition

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
  • Do you have questions about exercise?
  • Ever wonder about healthy foods to eat

I’ve tried all these fab diets and I still don’t feel energized. I want to feel and look the best I can. Drop and listen to a nutrition expert who sustained a spinal cord injury 8 years ago and how they changed their life for the better. A community member who is a fitness specialist will provide tips and tricks to a stronger more flexible you.

Location: Lyndhurst Centre 520 Sutherland Drive, Toronto

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Karaoke Night

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

We’ve all sang in the shower thinking we’re Elvis and now’s your chance for a fun filled evening of singing a tune. We might even put the spotlight on you…..J Come out and sing along with us to some of your favorite tunes! 

Location: Lyndhurst Centre 520 Sutherland Drive, Toronto

For more information please contact:

Ivan Rendulic, 416 422 5644 ext 263, ivan.rendulic@sciontario.org

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Know Your Rights

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Whether you have legal representation or questions that come to mind such as:

  • Do I have a case?  
  • Am I being represented properly?  

Please join us and bring in your legal questions for clarity.

Location: Lyndhurst Centre 520 Sutherland Drive, Toronto

For more information please contact:

Ivan Rendulic, 416 422 5644 ext 263, ivan.rendulic@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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Comedy Night

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

Who doesn’t like a good laugh? Our annual comedy night is presented by the graduating class of the Comedy School of Humber College. Drop in, hold onto your popcorn and please don’t laugh while drinking a soda!

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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