Our most recent Katimavik volunteer, Marissa, a bright and enthusiastic 20 year old from London, Ontario, has been with the Neil Squire Society since March of this year.
Zinaat once considered herself to be computer illiterate. Lack of hand mobility due to arthritis, as well as bursitis of the shoulder, made using a computer a fairly daunting task for her.
On June 24th, Tara Brice, a participant in the Neil Squire Society’s literacy program in Fredericton, was the recipient of the Sheree Fitch Adult Learner Literacy Award.
Billy, a paper mill employee for over 30 years, suffered a serious head injury when he fell backwards off a ladder.
Stacey, who has epilepsy, was referred to the Neil Squire Society and was quickly accepted into the Employ-Ability Program in Saskatchewan.