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  • Fulfilling Potential Workshop Series now online for 2020

  • December 4, 2019
  • The Fulfilling Potential Workshop Series are FREE workshops throughout the year. These workshops are a user-friendly introduction to practical concepts and strategies for teaching skills and managing challenging behaviour with compassion and effectiveness. Classes are developed and instructed by Manitoba’s leading experts in applied behaviour analysis. Who are These Workshops for? This series is open to any individuals or teams […]

  • Thankful for igniting a spark

  • When a young person connects with a horse, it’s powerful. You’ve been making this happen for four young women this fall. Every day, we’re thankful for you. For #ThankfulThursday we want to share a specific reason why. Every single day, children & adults with disabilities are experiencing a better life, because of your generosity. Yesterday, four young women bundled up […]

  • 2020 IASSIDD Conference Invites Abstract Submissions

  • November 26, 2019
  • Adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) have a right to healthcare that meets their specific health and developmental needs. As members of the health sector,  the International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IASSIDD) Special Interest Research Group are actively exploring the nature and extent of the inequalities often faced by this marginalized group. To […]

  • St.Amant’s Gift Wrap & Coat Check returns for 10th year

  • November 25, 2019
  •   The Christmas countdown is on and what better way to make your rushed to-do list more manageable than to stop by the St.Amant gift wrap and coat check at St. Vital Centre?  Since 2010, shoppers have raised more than $189,000 for St.Amant Foundation by visiting the gift wrap and coat check station. And year after year, dozens of volunteers eagerly sign […]

  • Workshop to strengthen advocacy skills for people with disabilities

  • Are you a good advocate for St.Amant and the people supported by our organization? As an person supported by St.Amant, a family member, or an employee or volunteer, you have more knowledge and information than most when it comes to understanding the human rights for people with disabilities and what we need in our community to make life better. Advocacy […]

  • McMaster University Seeking Parents for Online Program on Child Neurodevelopmental Research

  • November 22, 2019
  • McMaster University and Kids Brain Health Network are running an online course on Family Engagement for researchers (graduate student trainees, research coordinators, investigators, etc.) and families (parents and siblings) who have an interest in child neurodevelopmental research. From its inception the course has been developed in partnership by parents and researchers and will be delivered by both experienced parents and […]

  • St.Amant Spirit Cottage Celebrates 5 Years of Dream Getaways

  • The St.Amant Spirit Cottage by Hans Kraus Family & Qualico is celebrating five years as a fully accessible retreat for children and adults supported by St.Amant to connect with nature, play in an inspiring and safe environment, enjoy spontaneous adventure and delight in recreation year-round. The cottage is open for morning, afternoon, evening, all day and overnight bookings at no […]

  • Hilary Druxman Launches “Distinctive Values” Necklace to Support St.Amant Foundation

  • November 19, 2019
  • Today, Winnipeg’s top jewelry designer, Hilary Druxman, released this gorgeous – and affordable – signature necklace designed for St.Amant, just in time for the season of giving!  The sterling silver necklace is named Distinctive Values, and is inspired by the distinctive tusks of elephants large and small. Tusks are used for digging, lifting, gathering food and to help elephants to […]

  • Fall 2019 Town Hall Videos Now Available

  • November 12, 2019
  • In case you missed it or want to rewatch it again, St.Amant’s latest Town Hall is available to watch below. Presentation Question & Answers Interview