Entries by Michael

4to40 is Growing! Now Hiring an Employment Partnership Consultant!

4to40 is a growing initiative! COR, in partnership with Campus For All, University of Regina, are striving to increase inclusive employment opportunities for the people we support. Through the development of collaborative partnerships, we are striving to achieve social and employment inclusion for all those supported through the 4to40 Inclusive Employment Initiative. Now entering our […]

I believe it is extremely important to remember that we are all equal regardless of our ability level.

When I think about COR and the individuals I serve in relation to a culture of gentleness, I think it is extremely important to remember that we are all human beings and deserve to be treated with respect and dignity. Treating people like people, and not like patients or clients shows these individuals that they […]

Mentoring is About…

– Us and all caregivers: mothers, fathers, direct care supporters, clinicians, physicians, and all who advocate for and about those who are forsaken. – All cultures and our desire and creativity to integrate the centrality of feeling safe and loved into all cultures and faith systems -A sharp and transcending focus on caregivers and administrators […]

I trust people at COR.

“Well I like COR cause people get along. They don’t fight, they don’t hit, and they don’t hurt kids. I feel safe. I know everything isn’t cheap, but I work hard for my money. I work 2 jobs. My life was not going very good before. My life was going down instead of going up. […]

Characteristics of a Caregiver

“To be a caregiver involves more than caring: it is to enter into a mutual change process with the person, with both becoming more, instead of less — the parent embracing the crying child instead of yelling; the teacher befriending a lonely child instead of punishing; the psychiatric nurse sitting with the confused and belligerent […]

Festive Cheer! COR Christmas Dinner 2015

Holiday cheer was alive at the COR Christmas Dinner held at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel in Regina on December 18th. COR families, friends, employees and individuals served gathered for an evening of festivities.  A scrumptious holiday feast, along with music by our favorite east coast band, Jakey’s Gin, and a rockin’ Photo Booth […]