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Robotics

The robots are back!

Designed to inspire young minds with imaginative play and encourage skill building, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital has partnered with FIRST® Robotics Canada to construct a unique, inclusive, and interactive program to introduce children and youth with disabilities to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) and robotics.

Robotics will open new opportunities for kids to engage in a ground-breaking robotic LEGO® experience. Through the program, children and youth will:

  • Develop and refine decision making and socialization skills.
  • Improve their knowledge of STEM.
  • Make new friends!

Registration for the Winter 2018 program opens on  Monday, October 16, 2017 and closes on Friday, December 1, 2017. Register now to reserve your spot! The program fee is $60 per person ($10 per session, for a total of six sessions).

The program is led by Holland Bloorview and FIRST Robotics Canada staff and volunteers, in a group environment along with individualized support. It is also generously supported by Argosy Foundation.

Check out media coverage from the 2016 Robotics program on CTV News and CITY TV News.

Program description

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What will my child do?

Sneak peek

Contact

For more information on the Junior Program, please contact Andrea DeFinney, Phone (416) 425-6220 ext. 6216

For more information on the Intermediate Program, please contact Lynn Rampertab, Phone (416) 425-6220 ext 3704