Press Releases

    We Welcome New Directors to the Board

     Toronto, ON, May 16, 2019 Ability Online Organization, the first social media and secure technology platform for young people with disabilities to connect to each other and the world around them, announces this year’s board of directors, including four incumbents and five newly appointed members.

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    Adding the Personal touch to Financial Literacy

    We are  thrilled to announce that Ability Online has partnered with Elizabeth Naumovski so that she can contribute financial literacy to our community through  Finance Is Personal. Parents and Young Adult members will be able to message with Elizabeth in our new Finance is Personal forum. "You're never too young or too old to learn how to manage your money well & save for what you need and want."  

    Whisky Tasting a Success!

    Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets and bid on the rare bottles! The food and whisky pairing was outstanding! A special thanks to David and Donna Wolfe, owners of The Caledonian, and Ross "The Piper" who truly made the event a night to remember! Click here to view pictures from the event.

     

    TMX Open

    Smarten Up Institute, Asset TV and non-profit, Ability Online, rang the opening bell for the TMX.

     

     

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    2018 Axion Golf Tournament

    On June 21st, 2018 Axion Insurance held the 21st golf tournament in support of Ability Online! That's a lot of golf! The sun shone, the golfers had an amazing day on the course, and Axion surpassed it's fundraising target! Thank you to Mike and Donna, the Axion gang, and all the golfers and dinner guests! With your support we will be able to help even more youth with disabilities right across the country! 

    Watch a special Thank You video dedicated to Mike and Donna!

     

     

    Welcome Gluckstein Personal Injury Lawyers

    We are thrilled to announce our new partnership with Gluckstein Personal Injury Lawyers and their Client Liaison, Brenda Agnew. Brenda is now running an informative and supportive online forum for parents on Ability Online, helping them navigate the legal system for a child who may have aquired a disability as a result of medical malpractice. We are also very gratefuly to Gluckstein for their financial support, and we look forward to building on this partnership in the future.

    From CapABLE to UnstoppABLE

    Check out our new video celebrating the accomplishments of one of our Mentors, Jess Silver as she breaks down barriers for people with disabilities to access regular gyms/fitness programs. Jess is not only capable she is unstoppable!

     

     

    Ability Online Chair Laurie M. Clark wins an award

    Laurie M. Clark, has been named one of Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner, in the Trailblazers and Trendsetters category, by the Women’s Executive Network (WXN).

    SUI top executive joins community of Canada’s most iconic women leaders

    Partnership with Brock University expanded

    In 2017,  Ability Online was officially  incorporated into Therapeutic Recreation  2nd year course curriculum! Now in the 2018/19 Academic year, ten 4th year Therapeutic Recreation students are completing their internship with Ability Online, working on a new Siblings Program, expanding the Connect with Concussion online mentoring module and leading a series of specialty chat events! 

    Twitter plea garners special equipment donation for disabled child

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