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Autism services are changing – Hands wants to hear from you

Autism services are changing – Hands wants to hear from you (February 27, 2019) At Hands, we recognize that under the government’s new approach to Autism Services, families are being asked to direct their child’s autism services and funding. This represents a significant change to services and we are working through how to best support

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Support Services and Funding Options for Youth Transitioning to Adulthood – Muskoka

Support Services and Funding Options for Youth Transitioning to Adulthood – Bracebridge This carousel-style event, in partnership with community service providers, will feature support and funding options that may be helpful to youth approaching 18 years of age. Registration is required. Wednesday, February 27, 2019 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

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Support Services and Funding Options for Youth Transitioning to Adulthood – Nipissing

Support Services and Funding Options for Youth Transitioning to Adulthood – Nipissing This carousel-style event, in partnership with community service providers, will feature support and funding options that may be helpful to youth approaching 18 years of age. Friday, March 1, 2019 11:30 am to 1:30 pm Hands TheFamilyHelpNetwork.ca 391 Oak Street East North Bay,

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Evening Hours and Walk-In Clinics Cancelled for Tuesday, February 12, 2019

(February 12, 2019) Hands’ offices will be closing at 4:30 pm today due to inclement weather. All evening hours and Walk-In Counselling Clinics are cancelled. If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, please call the Mental Health Crisis Line at 1.844.287.9072. See list of upcoming Walk-In Counselling Clinics in your area.

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Changes to Autism Services

(February 6, 2019) The Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services announced today significant changes to service for children diagnosed with Autism in Ontario. As we work to understand and implement these changes, our priority is to ensure our families feel fully supported. Hands is committed to helping families and our communities as partners in providing

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