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restoring IBI therapy for children with autism

restoring IBI therapy for children with autism Sylvia Jones, Ontario PC Deputy Leader and Critic for Children and Youth Services Word Count: 268 On May 17th, the Wynne Liberals voted down a motion from the Ontario PC Caucus that called for the Government to provide support for

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Special Olympics

Special Olympics By: Sylvia Jones, MPP Dufferin-Caledon Founded in 1968, Special Olympics has grown into a year-round event for children and adults with an intellectual disability to compete and train in a variety of Olympic-type sports. Sports are a common way for individuals of all walks of

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JONES: PARENTS WILL NEVER GIVE UP AND WE WON’T GIVE UP

Queen’s Park) – Today, Sylvia Jones MPP Dufferin-Caledon continued to pressure the Minister of Children and Youth Services to reverse her decision after yesterday’s debate to restore funding for IBI therapy for children over the age of 5. “Parents are disgusted the Minister and her colleagues ignored

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GOVERNMENT VOTES DOWN PC MOTION TO RESTORE FUNDING FOR IBI THERAPY

(Queen’s Park) – Today, the Ontario Progressive Conservative Caucus motion calling on the government to restore funding for Intensive Behavioural Intervention (IBI) therapy for children over the age of 5 was voted down by the Liberal government. During Question Period, 9 members of the PC Caucus urged

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GOVERNMENT’S OWN EXPERTS CRITICIZE NEW AUTISM STRATEGY

(Queen’s Park) – Today, MPP Sylvia Jones again questioned the Minister of Children and Youth Services for her decision to cut-off children over the age from receiving IBI therapy, after the government’s own experts have spoken out against the decision. “Experts continue to voice their opposition to

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