Laurier – Lansdowne | Lifting Grads into Local Labour Force

Pictured above: Dr. Andrew Robinson, Laurier Brantford; Angee Turnbull, Director of Philanthropy Lansdowne Children’s Centre; and Shelby Do, Laurier Brantford Graduate. Laurier Brantford Professor, Dr. Andrew Robinson had a plan to create new opportunities for local students graduated from the Human Rights and Human Diversity program.  He applied for funding for students looking for non-profit
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Brantford’s Bike Night was the first time I’ve worn my winter jacket this year and I’m glad I did! The show on Thursday was very cold as five of the eight invited non-profits braved the weather. Each one of these places offers something unique, and simply being aware of them  helps connect people who can
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” LET ME WIN, BUT IF I CANNOT WIN, LET ME BE BRAVE IN THE ATTEMPT”   On Saturday, October 13, 2018, Special Olympics Ontario- Brantford held its annual sports banquet.  This event was a celebration of all Brant Special Olympics athletes and their efforts during the past year.  Special recognition was given to those
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  Brantwood Community Services has partnered with four other organizations in an ‘Abilities Hub’ at their location at 25 Bell Lane, Brantford. Brantford’s Town Crier, David McKee joined the heads of the partnering groups at announce the opening of the new Abilities Centre Left to right: Rita-Marie Hadley, Executive Director-Lansdowne; Jo-Anne Flood, Executive Director-Brantwood; Mary
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The feature image above includes Donna Nagy, her granddaughter Teleah, and Brantford Paediatrician, Dr. Daisy Liu, Courtesy McMaster Public Relations Department. The McMaster Paediatric Department has extended a local clinic partnering with the Lansdowne Children’s Centre on Mount Pleasant Road for children with complex medical care issues in Brantford . The provincially funded program is
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Tracey Bucci is a very passionate woman who is making a difference in Brantford and has done so for almost two decades. Ten volunteers gathered behind Brantford Commons South mall on Sunday where Bucci distributed gloves, caution tape, clear garbage bags for recycling, black garbage bags, and asked everyone to sign a waiver of insurance.
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The Brant Community Healthcare System (BCHS) is pleased to announce that 11 local community members have been appointed to the BCHS Board of Directors. Until, such time as Ms Bonnie Adamson, Supervisor appointed temporarily by Ministry Health is determined complete by the provincial government, the new Board of Directors will remain in an advisory role
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JCI Brantford excitedly invites you to be part of our 44th Annual JCI Brantford Santa Claus Parade taking place on November 24 at 6pm.   It’s never too soon to let you know that the Brantford JCI is already in full elf-mode preparing for the 2018 Parade. This is the most attended single day annual
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Thanks to journalist Luvern Mornin for her attendance at the debate and contribution to this article. At 7:00 p.m. on October 4th, ten of the eleven Ward 5 candidates tried out the Councillor chairs in the Brantford City Council chambers. Candidate Michael Peterson was not in attendance. Media listened, a live feed television hung from
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Many in Brant, and around Canada for that matter, think of children being separated from their parents by the government, and housing them in locked quarters, is a recent story about U.S. immigration reports. In the 1800’s Canada did the same thing to native children by forcing them into Indian Residential Institutes across the land to
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