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2017 news

February 28, 2017

Financial Coaching for Family Stability

Connections introduces a new Financial Coach to our families, further helping them maintain stable and nurturing homes for their children.

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July 19, 2017

Celebrating Women who are Moms with Alberta Status of Women Grant

With generous support from Alberta Government's Status of Women Ministry, Connections was able to combine with agency partners to provide a workshop for Moms with disabilities to build confidence, support their jobs as parents and role models to their children, as well as preparation for pursuing roles in the workplace and as volunteers.

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December 04, 2017

Highest provincial honour to Lauren Raymore, Founder

Connections' founder, Lauren Raymore, was recognized with the most prestigious award presented by the Premier's Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities on Friday, December 1st. The Gary McPerson Leadership Award is presented to the person in the province for outstanding leadership or achievement in enriching the lives of persons with disabilities. By founding Connections 27 years ago, hundreds of parents with cognitive challenges have had the opportunity to have and raise children.

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