Stories

"What I learned from travelling with my brother"

A growing number of siblings are stepping into the role of primary caregiver for their sisters and brothers who have a disability. Through her 2016 “Failure Report”, Helen Ries began sharing the story of the …

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Unwrapping the Gift of Hospitality

By Vickie Cammack, PLAN’s Co-Founder A winding path leads to Lynette’s brightly painted front door.   The bell is barely rung and there she is, eyes twinkling, smile beaming, extending her hand in welcome. …

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Chanha Lee's Priorities for a More Accessible Canada

PLAN members have been very involved in Accessible Canada’s consultations for new accessibility legislation. A few weeks ago, PLAN member Chanha Lee attended the Minister’s National Youth Council in Ottawa. Chanha is a terrific …

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The Power of a Handmade Reminder

The holidays are a great opportunity to celebrate the people we love – family, friends and others in our network. That’s why we get so excited about this time of year! On November 6, …

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