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Caroline

Caroline

All parents worry the first time their child sleeps away from home. If you have a child with special needs, the concerns are even greater. When Caroline first told us she wants to go to...

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Snoezelen Room

Snoezelen Room

Education can be a challenge for many of these children, as mainstream schools are not equipped to support their needs. The Mackay Centre School and Philip E. Layton School offer a safe, caring...

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Sanet Vision

Sanet Vision

Since founded in 1908, the Montreal Association for the Blind (known today as the MAB-Mackay Rehabilitation Centre) has been a leader in the country in service for people with visual...

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Low Vision Clinic

Low Vision Clinic

The MAB-Mackay opened its Low Vision Clinic in 1979 as the first specialized clinic of its kind in Canada. It is the main entry point for close to 2,000 people of all ages who...

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Camp Massawippi Auditorium

Camp Massawippi Auditorium

Since 1951, Camp Massawippi has provided generations of children and youth with physical disabilities with a summer sleep-away camp experience like no other. When the Camp needed to undertake...

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Ainsley at 11

Ainsley at 11

I’ve written to you in the past to share our family’s story of how your generous support for the MAB-Mackay helped give our daughter Ainsley a brighter future. It’s been four years since my last...

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Ainsley

Ainsley

The team at MAB-Mackay is family! Raising a child such as Ainsley, who has special needs, is often difficult, frustrating, beautiful and touching, always full of love. As Ainsley`s grandfather says “it...

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Maxine

Maxine

I was so proud of the scones I just baked. It gave me such a sense of value and accomplishment, to enjoy this wonderful new hobby I picked up after my vision had decreased. What’s more, my friends told me they were...

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Mike

Mike

I am deeply grateful to the caring and committed staff of the Constance-Lethbridge Rehabilitation Centre for helping me get back my quality of life after a terrible accident 4 years ago. It was...

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SEAN

SEAN

It was about ten years ago, as I drove my daughter to her dance class after school, that I first noticed my vision was deteriorating. It was becoming harder to recognize people or read signs, too...

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James

James

About 30 years ago, during a routine visit to my eye doctor, I learned I was losing my vision. Despite surgical attempts to save my sight, I was blind within 18 months. Suddenly, everyday acts such as...

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Qita

Qita

Imagine that every public place and family gathering feels like a bad rock concert. Ten years ago, I had a sudden onset of unexplained hearing loss. You can imagine that as a young mother of two,...

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Dany

Dany

I felt like it was the end of the world. Scared just doesn’t describe how I felt the first time I used my white cane to cross the street by myself. I was terrified! Not only was I fearful of...

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Manon

Manon

Imagine your typical day. You get up in the morning, make a cup of coffee, read the morning news, send the children off to school, get dressed, and make your way to work. Now imagine doing all of...

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Kenneth

Kenneth

I thought I’d reached the end of the street, but had inadvertently walked directly in the middle of the traffic. It was one of the scariest moments since I started my training with the white...

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Montréal, QC
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