THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM - A Blog by Donna Thomson: Transition Planning for Your Child with Special Needs: Ten Top Tips

I’m sitting in Langley, British Columbia, and when I look out my hotel window, I see the skyline punctuated with the tips of pine trees.  Mountains are snow-capped in the background.  I’m here for the “Family Focus Conference” of the Langley Association for Community Living and I spoke this morning on the theme of the ...

THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM - A Blog by Donna Thomson: New Future Planning Magazine Hot Off the Press!

A few months ago, I travelled to Toronto at the invitation of Louise Kinross, Director of Communications at Holland Bloorview Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital.  I spoke to the parents there about my book and the Capability Approach, but while I was in the city, I took the opportunity to visit PLAN Toronto as well.  I did ...