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07/28/2020

Measures put in place by accreditation process help prevent COVID outbreak: Safehaven

The accreditation process assisted Safehaven in refining its health and safety protocols, enabling the organization to effectively deal with the COVID-19 pandemic….

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06/26/2020

‘I want to kiss her. I haven’t been able to do her hair’: A mother’s frustration at distancing from her daughter with special needs

Denise Cozier likes to keep her daughter Deshae informed about the little things: for example, the weather, and the days…

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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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05/11/2020

100 Years of Bloomberg Nursing at U of T: Susan Bisaillon Leadership Feature

Susan Bisaillon MSc (Nursing), 1992 Chief Executive Officer, Safehaven Susan Bisaillon advises the next generation of student nurses to follow…

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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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