A support group meeting will be held on Sat. Feb. 27th from 1-4pm. at City Centre Library in Surrey. (Room 306} We are still waiting confirmation from a speech/swallow pathologist from Fraser Health. If she is unable to attend we will discuss this subject ourselves and have written information available. An open support group meeting will follow. Please RSVP if planning to attend.
HAPPY NEW YEAR! Our next meeting is confirmed for Sat. Jan 30, 2016 at City Centre Library in Surrey. (room 306) It’ll be held from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM It will be an open Support Group Meeting. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org if planning to attend
Mark your calendar for our next meeting dates. Saturday January 30, 2016 1:00-4:00 PM at Surrey City Centre Library Room 306 Saturday February 27, 2016 1:00 – 4:00 PM at Surrey City Centre Library Room 306 Saturday March 26, 2016 1:00 -:4:00 PM at Surrey City Centre Library Room 306 Saturday May 14, 2016 1:00 -:4:00 PM at Surrey City Centre Library Room 306 Reminders and meeting details will be posted closer to the dates.
Join our ataxia family for a fun filled picnic on Saturday July 25th. Current, old and new members are welcome to attend with their families and/or caregivers. It is being held at shelter #2 near the Miniature Train at Stanley Park in downtown Vancouver. It will be held from 11:00AM to 3:00PM. There will be lots of fun and laughter as well as games for the little ones. The BC Ataxia Society will provide hot dogs and soft drinks/water but we ask that you bring a potluck dish of either dessert or salad. There is a parking lot near the miniature train as well as others nearby at Lumbermans Arch and the Aquarium. Translink also stops nearby within the park. Accessible washroom are located on-site. If you plan to attend please RSVP with the numbers and also whether bringing salad or dessert by Fri. July 17th. RSVP to email@example.com
Due to circumstances beyond our control the AGM/meeting for Sat. June 27th has been cancelled. We are very sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused. A regular support group meeting will be held on Saturday Sept. 19th from 1-4PM at Surrey Centre Library and our AGM will also be held there on Saturday November 28th. Details to follow. In the meantime, do not forget our family picnic on Saturday July 25th at Stanley Park. Hope to see you there! (see details HERE)
Our next support group meeting will be on Saturday May 30th at Surrey City Centre Library from 1:00 – 4:00 PM. Please note that it will be held in Room 418. For the first half of the meeting we will be discussing exercises for people in wheelchairs and with limited mobility. The second half will be devoted to any questions or discussions on ataxia. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org if planning to attend.
A quick reminder of our meeting on Saturday April 25th from 1:00-4:00PM at City Centre Library – Room 306 – in Surrey . The first half of our meeting will be a discussion on the basic genetics of Ataxia in order to give us all a better understanding of how it affects us as well as our families. The second half will be an open support group discussion to share stories or ask questions. Please RSVP if planning to attend.