Far From The Tree

All parenting turns on a crucial question: to what extent parents should accept their children for who they are, and to what extent they should help them become their best selves.

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#Accessible Canada

Some important news for young Canadians with disabilities The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities will host a one-day national forum for youth with disabilities and youth who have life experience, work experience or academic experience related to disability. The forum happens in Ottawa in November 2016, and travel and accommodation […]

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Holding On or Letting Go

A mother of a kindergartner told me about her feelings as her daughter entered school this fall; how watching her get on the bus by herself In the morning pulled at her heartstrings.

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Adorable Deaf Girl Welcomed

Shaylee Mansfield and her family are a little different than most. The spunky elementary school student and both of her parents are completely deaf.

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