News Archive April 2017

  • Apr. 27, 2017

    Sir Winston students walking for Niagara Children’s Centre

    The third annual Sir Winston Churchill (SWC) took place on April 26, 2017. Sir Winston Churchill’s “We’re walking so others can too!” fundraiser is a student-led event developed to raise funds in support of the Niagara Children’s Centre. SWC Walks is one of the most highlighted fundraising events of the year. “It’s always one of the highlights of the year and we get to show our school spirit and pride but at the same time be able to help children in our community,” said Alana Krzeczkowski, Sir Winston Churchill’s student body president. Niagara Children’s Centre is well known across the Niagara…
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  • Apr. 24, 2017

    Help us to Help Kids Shine during May!

      Monday, May 1 marks the official launch of Niagara Children's Centre's annual Help Kids Shine Campaign. For the entire month of May, our twelve campaign ambassador families, and Centre therapists will be featured through on-air interviews on 610 CKTB to showcase the amazing work and impact of services that takes place here at the Centre.   Help Kids Shine is in partnership with Bell Media, 105.7 EZ Rock, 97.7 HTZ-FM and 610 CKTB, to enable the Centre to reach more children, offer new programs, purchase equipment and improve our facility, to make sure that children in Niagara receive the…
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  • Apr. 18, 2017

    Rotary Club of Welland donates a mechanical lift system to Niagara Children’s Centre

    Niagara Children’s Centre is proud to announce the installation of a new mechanical lift system for their Complex Needs and Physical Medicine clinic room. The total investment totalling over $5,100 came as a donation from the Rotary Club of Welland, who have been supporters of the Centre for over 50 years. With the recent expansion of Niagara Children’s Centre’s medical clinics, the Centre is seeing more clients who require a mechanical lift to transfer them from their wheelchair to an examining table. Track lifting (where the device is mounted to a track system in the ceiling) is the most efficient…
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