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Apr 28, 2021

May 2021

Below you will find a list of the May 2021 calendar of activities. Monday, May 3 World Current Events Club (Zoom) 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 4 Knitting Club (Zoom) 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Seniors Drop-In (Zoom) 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 5 Chair Yoga (Zoom) 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 […]

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Apr 20, 2021

Bougie Bingo Benefit

NOTE: Due to the effects of the COVID-19 virus, the Bougie Bingo Benefit in Support of People Who Are Deafblind will be a virtual event to take place on Thursday, May 27, 2021. BUY TICKETS The first annual Canadian Helen Keller Centre (CHKC) Bougie Bingo Benefit in Support of People Who Are Deafblind will take […]

Training Centre April 2021
Mar 22, 2021

April 2021

Below you will find a list of the April 2021 activities. Tuesday, April 6 Knitting Club (Zoom) 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Seniors Drop-In (Zoom) 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 7 Chair Yoga (Zoom) 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. World Current Events Club (Zoom) 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thursday, April 8 BINGO […]

Nadine Anderson
Feb 23, 2021

Black deafblind consumer Nadine says, “Do not discriminate!”

Canadian Helen Keller Centre is a diverse place. Not only the staff, but also the individuals that we serve. It is a reflection of the city of Toronto. Black, Muslim, Pakistani, Indian, LGBTQ, every one of all backgrounds are represented at CHKC. Consumer and employee, Nadine Anderson, lives quite the life. If you were to […]

CHKC Training Centre, March 2021
Feb 22, 2021

March 2021

Below you will find a list of the March 2021 activities. Monday, March 1 World Current Events Club (Zoom) 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 2 Lunch and Learn (Zoom) 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon Friday, March 5 Mindfulness Club (Zoom) 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 9 Knitting Club (Zoom) 11:00 a.m. […]

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Feb 4, 2021

When it comes to Black equality, CHKC intervenor Tasha sees progress, but more work on the horizon

As an intervenor Tasha Archer takes pride in being the eyes and ears for persons who are both deaf and blind. “When I think of being an intervenor I think of selflessness. Knowingly putting your own opinions and feelings aside to assist someone in communicating with and understanding the world on their terms.” After four years […]

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