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Hands ready to help families with children on Autism spectrum

Hands theFamilyHelpNetwork welcomes the August 4, 2020,  announcement from the honourable Todd Smith, Minister of Children, Community and Social Services, regarding the launch of the first phase of Foundational Services for families in the Ontario Autism Program and is ready to help. “We are proud to be recognized as a leading agency in providing Foundational and

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Hands continuing to help while planning return

Northern Ontario/North Bay — July 9, 2020 — Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca (Hands; the Agency) has continued to successfully help clients and families by providing online and telephone-based services throughout the current pandemic. As Ontario’s economy reopens and Hands plans for a safe return to in-person visits and community work, the Agency will continue to support clients

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New online opportunities from Hands Autism Services

Northern Ontario/North Bay — June 17, 2020 —  Autism services at Hands theFamilyHelpNetwork have excelled at meeting the needs of the children and families they work with during COVID-19 and are excited to announce a new series of online learning opportunities for children, youth, families, caregivers and service providers.   “We are pleased to say

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Family in Harmony Photo Contest Winners

Winners Announced in Family Photo Contest Celebrating Mental Health Week North Bay, ON, May 27, 2020 – The winning photos in the Family in Harmony photo contest have been selected.   Erin Graham-Mitchell earned first place and a $500 gift card at a local business for her photo depicting her family band, taking the Family in Harmony theme

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Statement on future service resumption during COVID-19 pandemic

On Thursday, May 14, the Ontario government announced that health and community service providers will be permitted to open or expand their services beginning Tuesday, May 19, 2020, provided that the general trend on health indicators continues to improve. This is part of the first stage of the government’s reopening framework.  You can read the

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