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Striking for Reena bowling event raises over $115,000!
May 4, 2014 Read more>>


Joel Schwartz’s brother Jon talks about the JSMHT: Hockey Tournament Raises Money for Developmentally Challenged
Global News, March 3, 2014 Watch video>>


The JSMHT is A hockey tournament with a big goal
The Globe and Mail, February 9, 2014 Read more>>


Autism’s Forgotten Female Population
The Globe and Mail, December 15, 2013 Read more>>


Community Partnerships Benefit Reena Clients at Lebovic campus RCR
December 9, 2013. Reena changes lives in partnership with Central Ontario Central Local Health Integration Network Watch here>>


Our own Julie Schwartz on Global News The Morning Show!
December 9, 2013. Julie talks about being a parent of a child with Asperger’s, her son Joel, and the JSMHT. Watch here>>


Disabled adults get inadequate health care, study finds
The Toronto Star, November 12, 2013  Read more>>


Canada joins ambitious global campaign to promote hiring of people with autism
The Globe and Mail, November 5, 2013  Read more>>


1st Annual Exceptional Abilities Event Featuring David Axelrod A Huge Success!
October 8, 2013. Axelrod delivered a compelling keynote address on “America’s Future and Leadership Lessons,” with a rousing Q&A moderated by John Tory.  Read more>>



There are over 1 million Canadians living today with a developmental disability such as autism spectrum disorder, Asperger syndrome and Down syndrome. There is no cure for a developmental disability – there is only hope – hope provided through an organization like Reena.

Reena serves over 1200 individuals per year through residential and Respite & Enrichment programs and numerous other services that help them reach their potential in a dignified and caring setting.

Reena has been providing Respite & Enrichment Programs for 13 years. These programs receive no government funding and depend completely on community donations for their existence.

Reena runs 15 such programs and with your help we will be able to continue to provide the people we serve with quality programming for years to come. 

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