A vocational training program suited for those with an intellectual disability.
The Centre for Inclusion & Citizenship in Canada defines employment as “…an important milestone for all individuals, regardless of ability. Employment is a social determinant of health, contributing to improved physical and mental health, including self-esteem, confidence, and greater life satisfaction.
Anyone can play a role in making their community a better place through simple acts of kindness and inclusion. DASCH is proud to celebrate and encourage these acts by sharing inspiring stories from around the world, the DASCH community, and from you!
As we celebrate the back to school season, we’ve got a story out of Kansas. An incredible example of a young man offering a simple act of kindness that made a huge positive impact on someone’s life.
DASCH’s Zones of Regulation Curriculum was created to help students find success at home, in school, and in the community. DASCH SSRS Manager Michelle McCreight has been implementing and adapting this program with fantastic results.
Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 2019 Possibilities Gala! It was a truly incredible evening thanks to the generous support of our presenting sponsor Bison Transport, all of our corporate sponsors, donors and guests.
Philip Bialk is from Baldry and has just returned home from competing in Abu Dhabi for the World Competition for Special Olympics. Philip has competed at a national level, but his trip to Abu Dhabi was his first time competing internationally. His hard work with the Mona Lisa Italiano League paid off, as he brought […]
Thanks to the generous support of the Jessiman Foundation and the ‘Double Up for DASCH’ program,
Thank you to the Government of Manitoba and Winnipeg City Council for participating in the Wild Winter Canoe Race! Your support is greatly appreciated!
The St.Amant and DASCH Foundations have partnered to bring the Wild Winter Canoe Race presented by VIA Rail Canada to Shaw Park on February 16, 2019.
Zach is an 11 year old boy in the care of DASCH. Like other kids his age, Zach enjoys to play, spend time with his friends and family, and learn about the world around him. Unlike many kids however, Zach lives with an intellectual disability that has compromised his ability to verbally communicate. Zach cannot […]