Zachary

  We’ve had the honour of accompanying Zachary on his journey since the early days. You can read more about the start of his story:...

Eytan

Becoming a parent is stressful. Imagine adding in significant health problems. Raising our son Eytan has been filled with highs and lows, ups and downs, tears and smiles, heartache, and joy. I have cried sad tears and happy tears. Eytan was born towards the end of the...

Alexandra

Fifteen summers ago, I spent my first amazing stay at Camp Massawippi. I’ve come back every year since, and I can’t wait to return again this summer. I was only seven years old when I discovered this unique camp. I don’t remember much, but my mother tells me that the...

Gabrielle

Think back for a moment to the very first time you drove a car alone… what do you remember? The feeling of holding the steering wheel, turning up the music to your favorite song, the sense of power and control? Driving is a milestone of young adulthood. More than...

Oliver

My name is Olivier. I’m 20 years old, and I have a condition called Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 2, which causes muscle weakness in the lower limbs. As a result, I’ve spent most of my life a wheelchair. In recent years, my physical strength and agility for daily...

Rafael

This is my story of my life alongside my husband, Alex, and as a mother to our wonderful son, Rafael, lovingly known as Raf. He’s a mischievous little boy with a laugh that always brightens our day. Raf is two years old now, and he really enjoys playing on...