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08/25/2020

Respite Care and Preparing for the Next Wave

Respite means, a short break. Respite care has been shown to boost caregiver and family well-being, while being good for…

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06/18/2020

Minister Todd Smith visits Safehaven

Toronto, ON – On June 16th, Minister Todd Smith of the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS) visited Safehaven…

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05/17/2020

Nursing the World to Health

National Nursing Week is May 11-17 and we want to recognize all of our frontline Nurses and RSWs who are…

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04/24/2020

Safehaven welcomes Government of Ontario announcement on COVID-19 funding

Safehaven, a community based organization providing important and compassionate care for individuals with medically complex care needs, welcomes the announcement…

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12/04/2019

A smile means a lot to Lois and her family

First-time mom Wendy was over the moon when she welcomed her baby girl Lois into the world. However, she quickly…

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11/26/2019

Deshae’s FIRST smile was the start of many more firsts to come!

Several years ago, Denise experienced every parents’ worst nightmare – her beautiful and healthy eleven-year-old daughter Deshae suffered a traumatic…

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11/13/2019

From being a client to a volunteer, Cameron’s Exceptional First moments continue at Safehaven

Second home…safety…family. These are the words that come to mind when Corinna reflects on the role that Safehaven has played…

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11/04/2019

Tyson has had so many Exceptional First moments, it’s hard to pick just one!

Tyson’s mom Christa recalls so clearly what the doctors, therapists and specialists said her infant son wouldn’t be able to do….

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10/04/2019

Natalia is leading the way for our main office marathon team!

Today we are introducing the lead from the Main Office team, Natalia Martinez-Nagles! Natalia started her journey working with nonprofits…

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09/27/2019

More help needed for kids with disabilities who age out of care system, parents say

For most adults, their 21st birthday is an exciting time marking another step toward independence. However, for Deane Daprato, the son of…

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