Peer Support

A partner in their wheelchair and their girlfriend out for a walk by the bay, crossing a bridge. It is nighttime and they are reflecting in the light.  By Alexandria Shannon, Oct. 2021.
I am here to help you build a picture of what dating with an SCI may look like for you. Specifically, in this blog, I will be discussing the interesting world of online dating with a disability.
Feb 16, 2022READ MORE
Kevin Rempel in his YouTube video about the 3 A's
I can remember many instances when my dad was injured, how difficult it was to see him ask for help (understandably), but it also taught me the importance of getting out of your own way and asking for help so that you can move forward a lot faster.
Dec 05, 2020READ MORE
Ability New Brunswick icon

Ability New Brunswick - Capacité Nouveau Brunswick's mission is to empower the independence and full community participation of perso

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Woman using wheelchair on the beach

SCI PEI's community has developed a list of rated, accessible places and spaces across the island.

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head shot of Kevin Rempel

We can’t get enough of Kevin Rempel. Kevin has an incredible story about overcoming a tremendous amount of adversity.

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Two guys in sport wheelchairs playing basketball

Peer Mentor Training Online has been designed for individuals who have been pre-screened by one of the SCI Canada Federation member organ

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Many hands working on a puzzle to symbolize teamwork

SCI Alberta, SCI BC, SCI Ontario, University of British Columbia, SCI Action Canada, Centre de recherche interdisciplinaire en réadaptati

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push pin stuck on a date on a calendar

In light of recent developments related to the spread of the COVID-19 virus, SCI BC has suspended all services that take place in public

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Man using power chair on the street wearing a mask

SCI BC regularly has online peer meet-ups through their Reach Out program.

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Image of ThunderBird with "Peer Support" written under the image

SCI Saskatchewan has various peer support groups including ones geared to people who are Aboriginal.

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