Category Archives: Events

A Dementia Strategy for Canada

Reena applauds the inclusion of the intellectually disabled in the national Dementia Strategy The Strategy Earlier this week, the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health announced the release of A Dementia Strategy for Canada: Together We Aspire. This first national … Continue reading

Employment Advice Column: When your job changes

I arrived to my retail customer service job this morning and learned that the store chain where I work has been bought out by another big company. My boss said I can continue to work at the store but would … Continue reading

July 24 – ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

The Board of Directors of Reena, Reena Foundation & Batay Reena invite you to attend the 2019 Annual General Meeting. When: Wednesday, July 24th, 2019, 7:00 PM Location: Toby and Henry BattleDevelopmental Centre927 Clark Ave WestThornhill ON, L4J 8G6 Agenda:Election of … Continue reading

Employment Advice Column: The Information Interview

Dear Joanna, I’m a new graduate from the special education program at high school. I’m looking for a career – not just a job – in early childhood education as an assistant (ECA). I had a two month co-op placement … Continue reading

SAVE THE DATE – OCTOBER 24, 2019

Starring: KOOL & THE GANG GLORIA GAYNOR For more information, please contact Shira Lev at slev@reenafoundation.org or (905) 763-8254 x3631

Join us for Striking for Reena 2019

We’re bowled over with excitement for Striking for Reena 2019! Please join us on Sunday, May 5th at World Bowl in Richmond Hill. The venue has 40 lanes, is fully accessible and EVERYONE IS WELCOME! Although admission is free, we request … Continue reading

Reena Foundation’s Exceptional Abilities Gala

Join us on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at the Fontana Primavera Event Centre in Vaughan. Honouring Doug Ford, Premier of Ontario. Gala proceeds will be directed toward Reena’s vital programming and our newest housing development to be located on Clark … Continue reading

ROBBINS SCORES HOME FOR REENA – ASSISTED BY #16 MITCHELL MARNER

TORONTO, October 3, 2018 Reena Foundation is the recipient of a $1.8 million dollar donation that will see the creation of a new group home exclusively for women. For over 40 years, Reena has provided community services and housing for individuals … Continue reading

Rebounds for Reena 2018

Announcing the Second Annual Rebounds for Reena! Rebounds for Reena is a basketball tournament in support of Reena Foundation. The event will take place on August 12th at the Schwartz/Reisman Centre (9600 Bathurst Street) in Vaughan (Bathurst & Rutherford). Rebounds … Continue reading

Reena congratulates Premier-Designate Doug Ford and the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario on their victory

June 20, 2018 – Thornhill, ON – Reena looks forward to working with the new Government of Ontario under the leadership of Premier-Designate Doug Ford to improve the lives of those with developmental disabilities across the Province. We look forward … Continue reading

2018 Annual General Meeting

The Board of Directors of Reena, Reena Foundation & Batay Reena invite you to attend the 2018 Annual General Meeting. When: Tuesday, July 17th, 2018, 7:00 PM Location:  Toby and Henry Battle Developmental Centre 927 Clark Ave West Thornhill ON, … Continue reading

Provincial Election Forum on Developmental Services

Ontarians who have an intellectual or developmental disability need a plan of action to address the gaps in services and supports. Find out how the parties intend to work with community stakeholders to implement solutions to better assist people to lead … Continue reading

Art Mentorship Program Exhibition (Downtown)

We are pleased to invite you to join us for the 2nd Annual ART EXHIBITION celebrating the work created by the talented participants in Reena’s Pathways/Channels South Programs. Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 Time: 2:00 – 5:00pm Location: The Wolfond … Continue reading

Art Mentorship Program Exhibition (SRC)

We are pleased to invite you to join us for the 3rd Annual ART EXHIBITION celebrating the work created by the talented participants in the Arts Mentorship Program, offered in partnership with Reena Channels North and the Schwartz/Reisman Centre. THE … Continue reading

Annual General Meeting 2018

The Board of Directors of Reena, Reena Foundation & Batay Reena invite you to attend the 2018 Annual General Meeting. July 17, 2018 | 7pm Toby & Henry Battle Developmental Centre 927 Clark Avenue West, Thornhill, ON L4J 8G6 Election of … Continue reading