Holland Bloorview’ s Equity, Diversity and Inclusivity Office invites you to join a panel discussion to observe the 2019 IDPD

Community Event

Holland Bloorview’ s Equity, Diversity and Inclusivity Office invites you to join a panel discussion to observe the 2019 IDPD

Diversity Dialogue Series - Accessibility, Action and Inclusion Panel

In honour of International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the U of T Faculty of Medicine's Office of Inclusion and Diversity, in partnership with the International Centre for Disability and Rehabilitation and Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital is hosting a panel event to discuss creating accessible spaces in health services, education and sciences. 

Details about the event, including registration information are available on Eventbrite

Toddler Communications with Dr. Jessica Brian

Parent Talks

Toddler Communications with Dr. Jessica Brian

The Parent Support Network Events have been created by families to provide parents and caregivers with the opportunity to engage in open discussion. Childhood disability experts are often guest speakers at these events. All caregivers are welcome!

This event's guest speaker is Dr. Jessica Brian, Psychologist & Clinical Investigator, Autism Research Centre, Bloorview Research Institute 

Need Childcare?

Supervised on-site childcare is available for a limited number of children who are 30 months old & over in our Ronald McDonald Playroom. Playroom registration for this event is open between November 19 and December 3, 2019.

  • Spaces are confirmed only after an intake call is completed over the phone
  • Please call 416-425-6220 ext. 3438 to discuss your child’s needs & register for a Playroom spot
  • Children under 30 months old cannot be accommodated in our Playroom or at events

Registration

Please register using the following link: www.psntoddlercommunications.eventbrite.ca

Education Law and School Advocacy

Family Workshop

Education Law and School Advocacy

This workshop will provide families with information on how to effectively advocate for a child with a disability in the school system using the human rights and special education processes.

Our presenters are Hannah Lee, Holland Bloorview's Pro Bono Lawyer; Lee Ann Chapman, Pro Bono Lawyer and Alison Morse, Senior Manager at Easter Seals Ontario.

*Childcare

• Supervised on-site childcare is available for a limited number of children who are 30 months old & over in our Ronald McDonald Playroom.

• Spaces are confirmed only after an intake call is completed over the phone

• Please call 416-425-6220 ext. 3438 to discuss your child’s needs & register for a Playroom spot

• Children under 30 months old cannot be accommodated in our Playroom or at events

• To enroll your child in our Sibling Program that runs at the same time as our workshops, please email siblingsupport@hollandbloorview.ca

*Registration

Please register using the following link: https://hbeducationworkshop.eventbrite.ca 

Family Movie Night

Community Event

Family Movie Night

Join us for dinner and a movie on Thursday, November 21, 2019

Pizza Dinner at 5:30pm!

Aladdin
6:00pm Start Time
Location: 1E200 Conference Centre

OR

Frozen
6:00pm Start Time
Location: 1E205 Conference Centre – Window Side

Holland Bloorview's 6th annual Recreation, Respite and Life Skills Fair

Community Event

Holland Bloorview's 6th annual Recreation, Respite and Life Skills Fair

Recreation, Respite and Life Skills Fair

Talk to representatives from over 30 community programs, find the right program to fit you or your family member's needs,  register for summer and seasonal services, try activities offered at the fair.   For more information, see flyer.

Holland Bloorview Rocks

Community Event

Holland Bloorview Rocks

Holland Bloorview Rocks

You're Invited!

Holland Bloorview Rocks again with the Hungry Lions and Magical Queen Machines. Our amazing bands are ready to hit the stage on November 17 to showcase their hard work and rock it out with the audience!

Come on out and cheer on our bands and support Music Therapy at Holland Bloorview. Enjoy special performances, celebrity judges, snacks and raffle.

Admission is FREE - Donations are welcomed

Meet Santa at Holland Bloorview

Community Event

Meet Santa at Holland Bloorview

Santa at Holland Bloorview

Santa Claus is coming to Holland Bloorview!

If your child or youth is currently receiving outpatient services, you can sign up to have a photo taken with Santa.

To book your visit with Santa call the infoline at 416-425-6220 x3103 or email hkeating@hollandbloorview.ca

Photos will be by appointment only in a sensitive and accessible environment. A photographer will be on site and families are also welcome to take their own photos. Times will be available to book every 10 minutes from 10:00am until 2:45pm.

This event is free thanks to the support of our donors!

14th Annual Bloorview Research Institute Symposium

Community Event

14th Annual Bloorview Research Institute Symposium

People chatting in the hall during the 13th annual BRI Symposium

At the Forefront of Radical Change: Transformational discoveries in childhood disability research

The annual BRI symposium is a sought-after event that combines research and the family perspective in highlighting current and upcoming research in childhood disability. The event will feature research talks, poster presentations, breakout sessions, quick hits, a partnership showcase (new for 2019!) and much more! 

Join us as we showcase Holland Bloorview’s transformational research discoveries contributing to the most meaningful and healthy futures for all children, youth, and families.

For more information or to register, click here
 

Parent Support Network: Sibling Support

Parent Talks

Parent Support Network: Sibling Support

Topic: Sibling Support
Guest speaker: Victoria Rombos, Sibling Support Program Administrator
Date and time: Thursday, November 7, 2019
Location: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Conference Centre

Please register using the following link: www.psnsiblingsupport.eventbrite.ca 

Last day to register for this workshop: Tuesday, November 5, 2019

What will be discussed:

  • The importance of supporting siblings in the family
  • Holland Bloorview’s Sibling Support Program
  • Other resources for siblings at Holland Bloorview and in the community
     

Family Movie Night

Family Event

Family Movie Night

Join us for dinner and a movie on Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Pizza Dinner at 5:30pm!


Hocus Pocus

6:00pm Start Time
Location: 1E200
Conference Centre

OR

Ugly Dolls

6:00pm Start Time
Location: 1E205
Conference Centre – Window Side