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Province to close sheltered workshops

I couldn’t decide whether to weep with rage or despair over the Toronto Star’s recent series on sheltered workshops. This week, the headlines crowed that “the Star gets action” because Minister of Community and Social Services Helena Jaczek promised that … Continue reading

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Time management pays off in cookies!

Maddie isn’t usually very good at managing time, but today she surprised me. Planning how to use her time is one of those higher level thinking skills that generally eludes her. She thinks that it takes “a few minutes” to … Continue reading

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Maddie was voted in!

Maddie is now a partner in Common Ground Co-operative ! She spent a year in the foundation program developing life and work skills and completed placements in the coffee shed and Lemon and Allspice Cookery. After that, the partners voted … Continue reading

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