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ACCESSIBLE TRAVEL / VOYAGE ACCESSIBLE

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

SPINAL CORD INJURY ONTARIO would like to invite you to this month's Peer Connections: LÉSIONS MÉDULLAIRES ONTARIO vous invites à la Connexion des Pairs pour ce mois: ACCESSIBLE TRAVEL / VOYAGE ACCESSIBLE

Location: Ottawa Rehabilitation Centre Cafeteria, 2nd floor/Cafetéria du Centre de Réadaptation d'Ottawa, 2e étage 505 Smyth Rd./505 rue Smyth

Date: Thursday, October 26th, from 6-7:30pm Jeudi, le 26 octobre, de 18h-19h30

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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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Weight Management and Fitness

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm

Hamilton Health Sciences and Spinal Cord Injury Ontario presents Weight Management and Fitness after a spinal cord injury 

Join us to learn more about weight management and fitness from some experts as well as some peers.

Location: Boardroom Hamilton General Hospital (Main Building) Main Floor - McMaster Wing

R.S.V.P. Angie Morton 905 383-0216 Angela.Morton@sciontario.org 

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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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