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  • Counselling Services available for People, Families Receiving St.Amant Services

  • September 30, 2019
  • St.Amant will again host a student counselling practicum through a partnership with the University of Winnipeg’s Marriage and Family Therapy Program and the Aurora Family Therapy Centre. Two counselling students will provide a total of 240 hours of counselling services under appropriate supervision. Sessions may be available during the day as well as in the evenings and on weekends. Services […]


  • Meet Shirley Labossière, Acting President & CEO

  • August 16, 2019
  • Shirley Labossière knows it’s the culture at St.Amant that brings back former employees who left to develop new skills; she herself once worked in 1-East supporting people. Fifteen years ago, after years of experience in healthcare and finance, Shirley returned to St.Amant to become vice president. She has guided St.Amant’s major organizational changes and growth and continues to do so […]


  • Mindful Self Compassion Program registration now open

  • August 9, 2019
  • Together this Fall, the Compassion Project and St.Amant are offering Mindful Self Compassion. This joint venture is being facilitated by Dr.Michael McIntyre and Jennifer Kilimnik. Most of us feel compassion when a close friend is struggling. What would it be like to receive the same caring attention whenever you needed it most? All that’s required is a shift in the direction of […]


  • Date is set for Disability Matters Leaders Debate

  • August 8, 2019
  • Come to hear representatives of Manitoba’s political parties as they debate the disability issues that matter to you, and find out what commitments they’re prepared to make, if elected. There will be live captioning, ASL interpretation, and free, accessible parking. Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-seated basis. Organizers have also booked an accessible overflow room at the […]


  • Disability Matters Vote Roadside Rallies Planned for Riel

  • July 26, 2019
  • Disability Matters Vote‘s Riel constituency, where St.Amant’s head office is located, is planning three rallies over the next month ahead of the provincial election. Join us as we make some noise and create a campaign buzz! Your job is to show up, bring a sign, a noisemaker or just your wonderful self! Let’s show our community how loud and strong we […]


  • You Can Help Give Bikes To People Who Are Waiting To Ride

  • July 19, 2019
  • Teddy loves riding a bike, but the tricycle he was given years ago is so worn out that it needs constant repairs. Teddy will soon get a new bike that’s adapted to meet his needs and abilities, but four other men with disabilities are on St. Amant Foundation’s waiting list for their own. Your donation will make sure that they […]


  • Limited spaces remain for iCan Shine Bike Camp Winnipeg

  • July 12, 2019
  • St.Amant Foundation has partnered with iCan Shine Bike Camp Winnipeg to offer those who were supported by St.Amant an opportunity to learn how to ride a bicycle. It is a 5-day program that helps someone learn to ride a two-wheel bicycle independently.  iCanBike conducts 5-day camps across North America which consist of five 75-minute bike-riding sessions per day with a range […]


  • Share your passion this fall as a St.Amant Leisure Guide facilitator

  • The St.Amant Leisure Guide offers leisure and recreation opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities and autism who are supported by St.Amant. We’re currently accepting proposals from those who have skills to share and wish to facilitate a proposed activity OR for individuals to deliver suggested activities that participants have asked for. Apply online by July 31, 2019. View the spring Leisure Guide catalogue as […]


  • Volunteers needed for bike camp

  • July 5, 2019
  • We’re in need of 10 volunteers for the upcoming iCan Shine Bike Camp in Winnipeg. This is a great opportunity to be a part of an amazing journey for those that will be learning to ride a bike! Plus, lunch and a free t-shirt are provided.  The expression, “just like riding a bike,” is often used to describe something that’s […]


  • Mindful Self-Compassion classes available for families

  • July 3, 2019
  • Research shows that self-compassion is strongly associated with emotional well-being, lower levels of anxiety and depression, healthy habits, and more satisfying relationships. Learn how to motivate yourself with the same kindness and understanding you’d offer a close friend, enabling you to care for yourself while caring for others Tuesdays September 17, 2019 to November 12, 2019, 9:00 AM – 11:30 […]