Once you’ve seen him perform, you’ll never forget him. And that’s exactly what Murray SawChuck wants.
The St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program aims to bring joy to the sick, lonely and into high-stress environments through friendly visits from volunteers and their dogs – and maybe even a cuddle.
Ottawa’s Young Parent Support Network offers a cornucopia of resources to help pregnant youth and young parents stay healthy and on track, writes Samantha Ball. “It feels like home,” says 22-year-old Stephanie. “I never had a place before where I could […]
The Nepean Corona School of Gymnastics, which opened in Ottawa more than 40 years ago as a one-coach club with 40 gymnasts, has grown to become one of Canada’s largest, writes Samantha Ball. At The Nepean Corona School of Gymnastics, […]
From competitive pow wow and hoop dancing to bubble soccer and a colour run, the Ottawa Summer Solstice Aboriginal Festival will offer up a jampacked, three-day schedule from June 19-21. “We try to do new and unique activities every year and we’ve certainly added […]
The Monarch Centre for Maternal and Newborn Health, which opened in Ottawa last year, aims to offer new moms crucial post-hospital support, writes Sonia Mendes. About six weeks ago, Kelli White’s baby girl was born a month early. She weighed only four pounds and […]