Breaking through barriers for workers
who have children with special needs

Welcome to Special Needs and Moving On Projects!

Special Needs & Moving On projectsThe Special Needs and Moving On Projects provide resources and support for workers at the post office whose children have disabilities. The projects are available to members of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers and the Union of Postal Communications Employees (Public Service Alliance of Canada). The Special Needs Project is geared to families with young children; the Moving On Project is for adult sons and daughters with special needs. Life is more demanding when you work and have a child with special needs. Learn more about our Special Needs and Moving On projects.


National Service Dogs (NSG)

nsgNSG specializes in breeding, training and placing Labrador and Golden Retrievers with children who have autism. The website provides information about all aspects of the program including assessing if a service dog is appropriate for your child and family, how the dog operates In the home, application process, funding issues, dog specifics, moving the dog into

your home how to make the most of your National Service Dog.

Resource Details:
Topic Area: Specific disability: autism
Type: Website
Source/Organization: Non-profit registered charity
Geographic Focus: National
Language: English only
Purpose: To enrich the quality of life and enhance the independence of children and families living with autism and special needs
Date reviewed: January 2013

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