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  • Jobs for dogs

  • April 12, 2019
  • Almost every Tuesday afternoon, Tari and Thorne visit a community home in St. Vital where four adult men with intellectual and developmental disabilities live together. Tari, age 8, and Thorne, 3, are not human, but that doesn’t mean they can’t make a big difference as volunteers. In fact, they’re made for the job. Tari and Thorne are Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, a […]


  • Disability Savings Plan seminar provides help on building long-term financial security

  • March 29, 2019
  • Disabilities present a distinct set of financial challenges. Find out how the Registered Disability Savings Plan helps building long-term financial security for people with disabilities through assisted savings and tax-deferred investing. Register for a FREE disability savings plans seminar on Wednesday, April 17 at 6:30 pm at St.Amant (Boardroom). Complimentary refreshments will be served at this no obligation seminar. Share this information […]


  • Risking It All To Reach The Top Of The World

  • March 11, 2019
  • Dalip Shekhawat is preparing to raise a St.Amant flag at the peak of Mount Everest. A teacher in St.Amant School, Dalip is training up to seven hours a day to climb the summit of the world’s highest mountain, all in support of St.Amant Foundation. It’s considered one of humankind’s most heroic and legendary journeys. Each spring, hundreds of climbers arrive […]


  • Manitoba Moose’s Autism Awareness campaign starts off strong

  • St.Amant Foundation has partnered for a fourth year with the Manitoba Moose for an Autism Awareness campaign in support of St.Amant Autism Programs. The campaign officially launched on Saturday, March 9, when the Moose faced the Rockford IceHogs at Bell MTS Place for their Autism Awareness Game presented by Red River Co-op. The Moose won 3-1. The Moose wore special […]


  • Beyond Words: Jackson’s Story

  • March 7, 2019
  • You could chalk it up to a mother’s intuition. It’s hard to explain but Jamie Pope always knew her son Jackson had autism. From the time he was born, Jackson Pentland —now age three — wouldn’t sleep, needed to be constantly held, wouldn’t settle and couldn’t be entertained. Jamie had to sleep sitting up and she kept telling doctors she knew something was […]


  • St.Amant Leisure Guide accepting spring activity proposals

  • March 5, 2019
  • 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 Friday, March 15, 2019. View the winter Leisure Guide […]


  • Spring solstice ceremony and sharing circle open to everyone

  • March 4, 2019
  • Join us as we gather on Tuesday, March 12, at 1:30pm-2:30pm in the Chapel at 440 River Road to celebrate the arrival of the new spring season. This experience is open to all. Please support those who find meaning in wearing their traditional clothing to prepare accordingly. Blankets will also be available. People who have their own drum practice are asked […]


  • Manitoba Moose launch 2019 Autism Awareness Campaign in support of St.Amant

  • February 22, 2019
  • St.Amant Foundation has partnered for a fourth year with the Manitoba Moose for an Autism Awareness campaign in support of St.Amant Autism Programs. The campaign officially launches on Saturday, March 9 at 6 pm when the Moose face the Rockford IceHogs at Bell MTS Place for their Autism Awareness Game presented by Red River Co-op. The Moose will wear special […]


  • Wild Winter Canoe Race Reports Stunning Results

  • February 20, 2019
  • The 2019 Wild Winter Canoe Race results are in and support for the cool annual event was outst anding! Volunteers, donors, sponsors and participants helped raise over $100,000 in gross income for the Sharing Together Partager Ensemble Fund. St.Amant had four teams participating this year at Shaw Park. “Congratulations to you all – so many from St.Amant and DASCH will […]


  • Museum experience provides sensory-friendly fun 

  • February 5, 2019
  • Manitoba Children’s Museum’s Explore-Abilities Morning is a sensory-friendly and interactive event happening on February 9, March 23 and June 1 from 8 am to 9:25 am. For just $5, people with autism and their accompanying family member or caregiver are welcome to attend. Trained employees, smaller crowds, designated quiet zones, extra signage for safety, and lower sound and light in […]