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Direct Support Professionals Week

In countless ways, Direct Support Professionals assist millions of people with disabilities across the nation to lead lives of purpose.  Let’s celebrate the DSP Week and the tremendous difference they make each day in the millions of Canadians.

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Welcome to our team !

Dear Ven and Jessica, We are very happy to welcome Ven and Jessica to our Management team at Visions of Independence Winnipeg. We feel proud to be surrounded with such professionals, hardworking and excellent time to our organization. Visions team … Continue reading

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Remember the first time you rode a Bicycle?

Remember the first time you rode your very own bike? The freedom, the wind in your hair, and the excitement of exploring?  Many of the people we support have never experienced the thrill, exhilaration, and simple joy of riding a … Continue reading

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MB Marathon Fundraiser

So by now all staff should be aware that we are participating in the MB Marathon on June 16th.  We have a call out to all staff for volunteers for our committee, runners, teams, pre-race expo and race day.  We … Continue reading

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Empty Houses needing People

Read the article published by CBC on March 25th about houses sitting empty due to new building code amendments. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/story/2013/03/25/mb-homes-for-people-with-disabilities-empty-winnipeg.html This is the link to the podcast that Jen had with CBC’s Carol Off talking about the building code situation. … Continue reading

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Day Program Grant

VOI is excited to announce we have received a grant from the Community Services Council to put towards our new day program in Winnipeg.  The $10,000 grant will be used for items to furnish our life skills and employment skills … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting

Download the PDF here: AGM Invite

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We’ve moved!

Our Winnipeg offices have moved!  Our new location is at 211-530 Century Street.  We needed more space to accomodate our new day program that opened in the summer of 2012.

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