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Sensitive Santa Comes to Bracebridge – December 15, 2018

Sensitive Santa Bracebridge  – A special time to visit with Santa for children with Autism.  Bring your child for a “sensory friendly” visit with Santa and enjoy holiday crafts! By appointment only. When: Saturday, December 15, 2018 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Where: Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca 23 Balls Drive, Bracebridge. To book your time with Santa:

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Community Action Program for Children Celebrates 25 Years

Community Action Program for Children Celebrates 25 Years of Supporting Vulnerable Children and Families (November 20th, 2018) The Community Action Program for Children (CAPC) project, locally known as Great Beginnings, is proud to be celebrating its 25th anniversary of supporting vulnerable children and families. Great Beginnings, a community-based program dedicated to promoting the healthy development of

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Support for Families on Hands’ Counselling Service Waiting List

Hands’ Child and Youth Mental Health Service is reaching out to everyone on its current waiting list.  Appreciating that the need for services is growing, we are working to increase our capacity to be more responsive. To start, we are reaching out to all on our current waitlist to offer supports, which may include: mental

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Autism Virtual Walk-In Clinics Launch

Autism Virtual Walk-In Clinics Launch in North Eastern Ontario Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca is expanding access to autism supports with the addition of virtual Autism Walk-In Clinics for families in North Eastern Ontario, starting Tuesday, October 23, 2018. The virtual clinics, along with Hands’ in-person autism clinics, are available to families who have a child or youth

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Family Matters Golf Tournament

Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca and Life Long Planning Group are proud to announce the 2018 Family Matters Golf Tournament. All proceeds to benefit Hands’ Family Matters Campaign. Monday, July 30, 2018 North Bay Golf & Country Club Your participation supports Hands in helping children, youth and families who are facing and working through social, emotional, behavioural, developmental and

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