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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.

Service Dogs

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Spinal Cord Injury Ontario would like to invite you to a discussion on Service Dogs 

Location: Providence Care Hospital, 752 King St. West, Kingston, ON, 2nd Floor in Founders Hall

Our guest speaker will be Samantha Knapp from Kingston 4 Paws

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Let's Talk About Sex...PARLONS DE SEXE…

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 5:45pm to 7:30pm

Our presenter, Abigail Kidd, from Venus Envy, will outline ways that enable people with physical disabilities/who experience pain/reduced sensation, etc. to have an enjoyable love life. Refreshments will be provided and you will be entered for a chance to win a door prize!

Location: Ottawa Rehabilitation Centre Ward B Cafeteria 505 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON K1H 8M5

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Travel

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

It’s not always around the world, sometimes it’s in your own backyard.  Drop by and  talk to peers about how to make it a stress free trip.

Location: Lyndhurst Centre, 520 Sutherland Dr, Toronto

For more information please contact:

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

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Résumé Workshop & Cover Letter Workshop

Thursday, May 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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Professionalism Workshop 1&2

Thursday, May 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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Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon

Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 8:00am to Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 5:00pm

Welcome to the 2018 Scotiabank Charity Challenge at the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend

**Please Note, because there are multiple marathons running throughout the weeekend, times of races on Marathon website are accurate**

This is your opportunity to make a difference in your community! Run or walk in support of a family member or friend, or support a cause you believe in.

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Personality Dimensions-Part 1

Tuesday, May 29, 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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Vehicle Modification Fair

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

On Thursday, June 21, join the staff and peers of SCI Ontario at the annual Vehicle Modification Fair! The experts, vendors and drivers of modified vehicles will gather at Lyndhurst Centre to display their cars and trucks, answer questions and suggest the right vehicle to fit your needs and budget.

Come hungry and enjoy the food and ice cream trucks along with more fun activities for the whole family!

Location: Lyndhurst Centre (pathway behind building), 520 Sutherland Dr, Toronto

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Rebuilding Lives Golf Tournament

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm

Provincial Building & Construction Trades Council of Ontario/Central Ontario Building Trades and Bruce Power & Spinal Cord Injury Ontario

In support of Brother Peter Reed and his children and other people with spinal cord injuries in Ontario.

Come out and join us on the greens for a great day of golf and more!

Please be sure to check back for further details on how to register, sponsor and much more!

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