Caring and compassionate transport for special needs students

Brooke Garcia talks about what keeps 4Seasons Transportation rolling and keeps its clients and their families happy

Caring and compassionate transport for special needs studentsBrooke Garcia is president of 4Seasons Transportation. Tell me a little bit about 4Seasons. The company's history and what you do? Garcia: We are a student transportation company focused on serving children with special needs in the Calgary and surrounding area. We employ caring and compassionate people, and train them to be professional drivers and…

Children with disabilities data out of date

We lack critical information on the diverse and often unmet needs of Canadian children with disabilities, as well as the out-of-pocket costs paid by families

Children with disabilities data out of dateBy Stephanie Dunn and Jennifer Zwicker University of Calgary “The true measure of a nation’s standing is how well it attends to its children, including their health, safety, material security, education and socialization, and their sense of being loved, valued and included in the families and societies into which they are born,” according to UNICEF.…

N.B. needs a special education lifeline

A gaping hole exists in New Brunswick’s Special Education safety net

N.B. needs a special education lifelineDownload this column for your publication or website HALIFAX, NS Jun 3, 2015/ Troy Media/ - Two years ago, Korey Breen’s son was struggling in elementary school. He was suffering from debilitating fear, anxiety and loss of confidence. The dark clouds lifted when the Moncton mother of three found an educational lifeline in a tiny,…