fbpx

AAL members proudly hold up a ceremonial cheque for $25,000 from Autism Speaks Canada

Autism and Arts in the Laurentians; Program receives $25,000 grant from Autism Speaks Canada

The Autism and Arts in the Laurentians (AAL) program in Lachute is this year’s Quebec recipient of Autism Speaks Canada’s Family Service Community Service Grant.  A ceremonial cheque for $25,000 was presented to the group at the 2018 Autism Speaks Canada’s Montreal Walk on May 27.  AAL also had a table at the event which took place at McGill’s Percival Molson Stadium.

AAL is a free art program and social club for English-speaking teens and young adults on the autism spectrum.  The program is organized through the Community Learning Center and is held weekly at Laurentian Regional High School.  The club was created to fill a service gap in the Laurentians and is the first program of its kind offered to English-speaking families in the region.  For more information about the AAL program, please contact Melanie Bujold at 450-562-8571, ext. 8449 or [email protected]


PHOTO CONTEST!

You could win TWO weekend passes, value of $90, to Beau’s Oktoberfest 2019!

To enter, follow these simple instructions:

  1.  Take a photo at our selfie station outside of our offices at 76 Main Street E, then post it on Facebook or Instagram.
  2.  Use hashtag #VKHReviewContest in your post.
  3.  Tag us in your photo! @vkhreview

Be sure to follow @vkhreview on Instagram and Facebook! Contest ends September 16, 2019 at 12 p.m. A random winner will be chosen and announced on our social media pages. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram or Facebook.

Thank you for supporting local, independent community journalism!

READ LOCAL. LOVE LOCAL. PLAY LOCAL.


 


 

 

Submitted

Click Here to subscribe to The Review today!
Submitted

Latest posts by Submitted (see all)

Submitted

Click Here to subscribe to The Review today!

submitted has 715 posts and counting.See all posts by submitted

Cart Item Removed. Undo
  • No products in the cart.