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2017-11-21 09:48:10

Low Vision Self Help AssociationOctet Plus Christmas Concert

Wednesday, November 29 at 7:45 pm
Church of St-John the Baptist

More info here! Permalink
2017-10-05 08:54:35

LETHBRIDGE-LAYTON-MACKAY Rehabilitation CentreClient Information Day - Hosted by the Users’ Committee

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Constance-Lethbridge Site
7005 Boulevard de Maisonneuve West
Room: A1-112
Guest Speaker: Felicia Guarda
Refreshments to follow
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7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
MAB-Mackay Site
7010 Sherbrooke Street West
Layton Hall
Guest Speaker: Suzanne Cloutier
Refreshments to follow

The Users’ Committee of the LLMRC invites our clients and care givers to this Information Day. We would like to meet as many of you as possible. We will inform you of what is happening in the Centres and the role that the Users’ Committee plays in support of the users. Permalink
2017-09-18 14:19:09

Deaf Adult Workshop Series (DAWS)

The DEAF ADULT WORKSHOP SERIES
(DAWS)
of the MAB-Mackay Rehabilitation Centre
invites you to a workshop about

Dental Health

Presented by
Dr. Natalie Liu, D.M.D and Anita Perpina R.D.H

Friday, Sept 22, 2017 - 6 pm to 8:30 pm
Mackay Site - 3500 boulevard Decarie – Rm 219

Come with your family and friends to obtain information about Dental Health
Light refreshments will be offered


For further information, contact Ashanta Farrington
Email : afarrington.mackay@ssss.gouv.qc.ca / VRS: (514) 488-5552 ext.2306

You can see the flyer here. The workshop will be held in English. The ASL Video can be found here. Permalink
2017-09-15 13:38:56

International Week of the Deaf 2017

September 18th to 24th 2017 is International Week of the Deaf. The World Federation of the Deaf has declared that this year’s theme is “Full Inclusion with Sign Language”

To celebrate International Week of the Deaf, MMRC staff will have the opportunity to participate in the following informative and fun activities:

Activity: Video Relay Service (VRS) Presentation facilitated by Martin Bergevin.
Date: Monday, September 18th 2017
Time: 12:00-13:00
Location: MAB site - room C 234

Activity: ASL BINGO facilitated by Asma Mussa & Patricia Jarvis
Date: Tuesday, September 19th 2017
Time: 12:00-13:00
Location: MAB site - room C 234

Activity: ASL Charades facilitated by Susanna Oppedisano
Date: Thursday, September 21th 2017
Time: 12:00-13:00
Location: MAB site - room C 234

Activity: Deaf Sensitization Workshop presented by Jack Volpe
Date: Friday September 22nd, 2017
Time: 12:00-13:00
Location: MAB site - Layton Hall

Each day of International Week of the Deaf, all MMRC Staff will be invited to participate in a daily quiz. Each staff member that submits his daily quizz will be entered in a draw to win free enrollment in an ASL course offered at MMRC. For more information about the daily quiz, MMRC staff are encouraged to check their inbox each day from September 18-22 2017. Permalink
2017-08-08 10:45:48

ASL Registration now open for Fall 2017

ASL REGISTRATION FALL 2017

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE CLASSES (ASL)

Fall session 2017



REGISTRATION INFORMATION


Registration is on a first come first served basis.
If space permits, we will accept registration after the specified dates.
Completed registration form and payment should be mailed before September 6, 2017 to:

ASL Course (Leah Blanchet)
MAB-Mackay Rehabilitation Centre
MAB Site – 7000 Sherbrooke West
Montreal, Quebec H4B 1R3

Beginning of the courses WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 11, 2017
End of the courses WEEK OF NOVEMBER 20, 2017

Minimum – Maximum: 8 students – 14 students

Participants must be 16 years of age or older.

If you have some ASL experience, an ASL assessment can be provided before the first week of classes.
Duration / Costs: 30 hours (3 hours/10 weeks ) night class / $150
Book and DVD: $95 Permalink
2017-06-06 09:46:31

ASL REGISTRATION SUMMER 2017

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE CLASSES (ASL)
Summer session 2017
REGISTRATION INFORMATION


Registration is on a first come first served basis.
If space permits, we will accept registration after the specified dates.
Completed registration form and payment should be mailed before June 28, 2017 to:

ASL Course (Leah Blanchet)
MAB-Mackay Rehabilitation Centre
MAB Site – 7000 Sherbrooke West
Montreal, Quebec H4B 1R3


Beginning of the courses WEEK OF JULY 3, 2017
End of the courses WEEK OF JULY 31, 2017

Minimum – Maximum: 8 students – 14 students
Participants must be 16 years of age or older.
If you have some ASL experience, an evaluation will be provided on site, the first week of classes.
Duration / Costs: 30 hours (6 hours/5 weeks ) intensive class / $150
Book and DVD: $95 Permalink

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