welcome to a culture of gentleness.


brendaOn behalf of everyone at COR, I am thrilled to welcome you to our website! Although our organization was established only five years ago to embrace the gifts offered by one specific individual, we have grown to support meaningful life experiences for numerous men and women in our community. Through the philosophy and practice of Gentle Teaching, we have eliminated the typical patriarchal and hierarchy-based service system that has historically infused the lives of people labelled with disabilities. We support people not clients; we facilitate rather than dictate; we hope to craft companions not employees; and we embrace authentic selves that tell a story of who a person truly is, rather than a fictional self and story created by others that tells the world who you should be. We are privileged to have the support of the Gentle Teaching community to carry on with the work established by our dear friend, the late Dr. John McGee. We hope our efforts will honor his passion to ensure others always feel safe, loved, loving, and engaged.

Brenda Rossow-Kimball, PhD
President, COR

Latest Blog Posts

Spreading John's Wisdom - Common Situations-Refusal to Participate 3

Common Situations: Refusal to Participate

  • On: August 23, 2015
  • By: Michael

Common Situations: Refusal to Participate If the person refuses to par ...

We All Learn From Each Other 3

We All Learn From Each Other

  • On: August 16, 2015
  • By: Michael

My most memorable time at COR has to be one of my more challenging day ...

Mark wafer 9

The Business Case For Inclusive Employment

  • On: July 30, 2015
  • By: jeph

When: November 5, 2015 2-3pm Where: Saskatchewan Science Centre Thea ...