Blog & Resources

Head and shoulder shot of David Shannon - article about Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD)
Blog Post
Read this compelling OpEd piece about medical assistance in dying (MAiD) published in The Chronicle Herald, The Guardian and The......
Dec 03, 2020READ MORE
Bill Adair presents at a media event regarding proposed changes to Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) Bill C-7
Blog Post
Physiatrists and people with SCI spoke to the media via zoom....
Nov 25, 2020READ MORE
close up of a smart phone with communication apps highlighted like whatsapp and messenger
Blog Post
I was recently asked to speak at the Government of Canada's webinar titled "Engaging with All Canadians Effectively in the......
Nov 12, 2020READ MORE
The background is cherries on a tablecloth. Sitting on the table cloth is a book entitled How to Be Alone. On the book is a tiny rocking  chair. A human hand is across the image reaching over to rock the tiny chair on the book
SCI Resource
A tender and profound animation on the theme of isolation....
Nov 02, 2020READ MORE
an image of people with and without disabilities together
Blog Post
Never before in Canadian history, has a federal government had a Disability Inclusion Plan in the Throne Speech with the......
Oct 30, 2020READ MORE
graph going up and down wit ha heart in the middle
SCI Resource
Autonomic Dysreflexia (AD) is a potentially life-threatening complication of spinal cord injury at T6 or above....
Oct 27, 2020READ MORE
A picture of David Shannon from David Shannon Law
SCI Resource
A boutique law firm protecting the rights of persons living with disabilities,...
Oct 06, 2020READ MORE
A bowl of healthy fruit
SCI Resource
Eat Well, Live Well with Spinal Cord Injury is a comprehensive, practical nutritional guide written specifically for individuals......
Oct 06, 2020READ MORE
SCI Supply logo
SCI Resource
SCI Supply Inc. sells incontinence, ostomy and skin wound products online. Mike Johnson, a peer with an SCI, runs the company and......
Oct 06, 2020READ MORE
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SCI Resource
Ability New Brunswick - Capacité Nouveau Brunswick's mission is to empower the independence and full community participatio...
Oct 05, 2020READ MORE
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SCI Resource
Moelle épinière et motricité Québec (MEMO-Que) is a non-profit organization that has been operating since 1946....
Oct 05, 2020READ MORE
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SCI Resource
The CDPP is an alliance of university, public, private and government sector partners working together to enhance community par...
Oct 05, 2020READ MORE
A plant growing out of a pile of Canadian loonies
SCI Resource
If you have a Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP), you can apply for a Canada Disability Savings Grant or Bond....
Oct 05, 2020READ MORE
Canadian money bills spread out across a table
SCI Resource
A Register Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) is a long-term savings plan to help Canadians with disabilities, and their ...
Oct 05, 2020READ MORE
Woman using wheelchair on the beach
SCI Resource
SCI PEI's community has developed a list of rated, accessible places and spaces across the island....
Oct 04, 2020READ MORE
a group of bikers including a person with a hand cycle
SCI Resource
The vision of the Active Living Alliance for Canadians with a Disability is a society where every person in Canada, regard...
Oct 04, 2020READ MORE