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Read below to learn how donor support is helping youth thrive and to stay up to date on the Foundation’s events and happenings.

LIFE Program Gets Active at the Manitoba Boccia Tournament

Earlier this month, Leisure in Fun Environments (LIFE) Program participants entered a Manitoba Boccia tournament at Sergeant Tommy Prince Community Centre. It was a day of activity, inclusion and fun. This collaborative event, gathered individuals living with disabilities spanning various ages for a friendly boccia tournament.

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Creating Community, Connecting and Having Fun at the Family Network Retreat

This past weekend, Rehabilitation Centre for Children (RCC) client families came together for a day of activities, support, and adventure at the RCC/SSCY Family Network Retreat at Camp Manitou. RCC clients, their parents and siblings had the opportunity to meet other families, share lived experiences and have fun. The funding for the event was provided by the Children’s Rehabilitation Foundation.

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Jacoby is named CRF’s 2024 ambassador

We are honoured to introduce you to twelve-year-old Jacoby. A spirited, engaging, kind-hearted and playful pre-teen. Jacoby lives with cerebral palsy, a condition which affects his movement, posture and eye sight. He has been receiving exceptional care from the...

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25 Bikes

Your gift will help Liam participate and thrive. After a long winter, Liam is ready to ride! This gentle twelve-year-old living with autism spectrum disorder loves spending time with his family fishing, swimming and riding an ATV four-wheeler. Due to his diagnosis,...

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One Child’s Dream 2023

Your generosity will positively change young lives. I want to share with you the inspiring story of Jude, a remarkable nine-year-old boy, and the incredible impact of your support. Jude’s parents, Mary and Samuel, had high hopes for their unborn son’s future. Jude was...

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Giving Tuesday 2023

YOUR DONATION WILL HELP NATHAN BELONG. Nathan is a mischievous 11-year-old with sparkling eyes who seeks to engage with his family, friends and classmates. Diagnosed with a rare congenital condition which resulted in cerebral palsy, Nathan is unable to move...

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We are honoured to introduce you to our 2023 Ambassador, seven-year-old Braelynn. A spirited, engaging, humourous and wise beyond her years little girl. Braelynn lives with the condition of Spinal Muscular Atrophy, a rare genetic disease. Diagnosed just shortly after...

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CanPlay Hockey Classic

We are excited to present the return of Michael Gerl’s CanPlay Hockey Classic! In support of Children’s Rehabilitation Foundation, CanPlay will take to the ice on February 5 at Scotiabank Hockey for All Centre. You can register a team or donate to the CanPlay Hockey...

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One Child’s Dream

When Scarlett was just nine months old, she was not reaching developmental milestones. Following an MRI,  she had a diagnosis of Cerebellar Atrophy. The cerebellum is at the back of the brain and controls voluntary movements.  She is not able to walk, her speech is...

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Giving Tuesday

You can help give Lulia the gift of independence. Lulia needs an electric wheelchair adapted with a drive controller to be able to move on her own. The drive controller technology costs nearly $8,000. Without it, she will not be able to operate her new wheelchair....

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iA Financial Group Philanthropic Contest

The Children's Rehabilitation Foundation is in the running to win a donation of $100,000! Children's Rehabilitation Foundation is thrilled to have been chosen as one of twelve finalists in iA Financial Group’s Canada-wide philanthropic contest. The four charities with...

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