Protesters gather in Victoria Park | Equity for Autism

This is a delightful image of a simple snowman created by two brothers, including one of whom has benefited from previous treatment through the  Ontario Autism Program. The parents anticipate that funding has now ended. They don’t know what’s in store for their son now. They came to support this peaceful Brantford organized protest because
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In the article posted at the bottom of these images, the young women planning a public event through the auspices SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF GRAND ERIE, celebrating empowerment and self-esteem, achieved phenomenal success this day April 6 2019. Over 50 female high school students from Brant spent the day meeting new friends, listening to enthusiastic business
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UPDATE to article below: In abundance of  transparency on my part, I provided a disclaimer at the beginning of the interview, prior to MPP Bouma beginning his answers: Although in my private community volunteerism I am a member of the Board of Directors at Lansdowne Children’s Centre, I do not speak on their behalf or
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An enormous new art project is being created by Brantford’s Dave Hind and the Aluminum Quilting Society (AQS). “Between the Two Rows” is a community mural that examines personal identity, cultural boundaries, and the importance of building relationships between cultures through communication and collaboration.  The central composition and imagery is based on the symbolism of
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February 22, 2019 Over the past week the Brantford Police Service has assisted Emergency Medical Services in regard to several suspected drug overdoses. These individuals suffered apparent drug overdoses and had to be treated medically. The Brantford Police Service is asking that the community be made aware of these occurrences and risks of drug use.
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It was a spring-like Friday morning but there were no signs of new growth, nurturing fragile life or hope for the future in the faces and words as over 50 protesters met to oppose the new legislation around autism funding as created by the Ford government through Minister Lisa McLeod.   In fact, the anecdotes
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Publisher’s note: The following article is a contribution to 4BRANT by Luvern Mornin as a Citizen Journalist. Ms. Mornin has devoted months to her passion and advocacy in helping homeless people in Brantford. Thank you for your empathy and dedication to your cause Luvern. We have a new free dinner offered in Brantford that’s feeding
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In Brant, those of you that might qualify for restricted funding… asking you to catch the can that carries some cash and then, move on…must advocate on behalf of your child. Read the detail, share the story and then speak up! Your children will thank you.  Ontario Minister of Children, Community and Social Services Lisa
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  The Brantford Sports Council is pleased to announce the Finalists in nine categories for the Sports Awards that will be presented at the 14th annual Sports Recognition Banquet on Wednesday February 13, 2019 at the Brantford Golf & Country Club, 60 Ava Rd. The Adrian Scherders Memorial Award – Sportsmanship and Dedication Jacob Alway
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What motivates a volunteer? Is it the cause? Or the memory of a loved one? A gigantic heart? Or is it the glowing feeling of recognizing the needs of others and that your passion is significant to help others during a difficult time. Tammy Hunt of Brantford is all of the above. In 2006 Tammy
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