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Meet the Team!

Get ready to dive into the heart of Radius as we kick off our “Meet the Team” blog series! We’re thrilled to introduce you to the incredible individuals who power our mission and support the families in our care. Over the coming months, we’ll be bringing you closer to the faces, stories, and passions that drive us forward.

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The Results Are In!

We are proud to report the 2023 Continuum Conference was a resounding success! We had the highest attendance in our 28 year history AND 82% of respondents rated this year’s conference an 8 out of 10 or higher!

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Why Monthly Giving is So Important to Us

Many not-for-profit organizations rely heavily on the generosity of their supporters to fulfill their mission and continue providing valuable services to their communities. One of the most effective ways for individuals to support these organizations is by becoming a monthly donor. Monthly donors make a significant impact on not-for-profits, providing a reliable and steady source of income that allows organizations to plan and budget more effectively. In this blog post, we’ll explore why becoming a monthly donor is so important to organizations like Radius.

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RUFF Program Update

We are excited to share with you the latest news about the Radius Unconditional Furry Friend (RUFF) Program at Radius. Our program aims to provide support and comfort to young people who are going through therapy, by pairing them with our trained therapy dog, Lexus.

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Research at Radius!

Did you know? Radius has a small but mighty team dedicated to conducting both short- and longer-term research.  We take pride in the fact that our research informs clinical practice.  What does this mean?  That what we learn through research helps us know how to best help the children, youth and families that we serve and how we can improve our programs and services. In this issue and in futures issues of Radius e-News, we are going to delve into the important work of the Research department.

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Meet Lena, Age 18*

*As a means to protect privacy, Lena’s story is a composite.

Lena was just 15 when she found herself in a situation no teenager should ever have to experience. During weekend visits with her father he had been physically and emotionally abusing her for months, and she felt trapped and alone.

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#GivingTuesday – November 28, 2023

Tuesday, November 28th is #GivingTuesday. Will you celebrate with us?

#GivingTuesday is the world’s largest generosity movement. It was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good: make someone smile, help a neighbour or stranger, show up for an issue you care about, or give some of what you have to those in need.

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#GIVEOakville Online Crowd-Funding Platform – 2023

We are so excited to announce that Radius was chosen to be included in the Oakville Community Foundations #GIVEOakville campaign! We are proud to be a part of #GIVEOakville and hope that you will consider a donation to Radius in your year-end giving. Your support will go towards various initiatives and will help to ensure more children and youth receive the services they need.

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Radius Holiday Bazaar 2022

Our you ready for our best online auction ever? Our Holiday Bazaar is running from November 19th – 24th to help raise money for the children and families waiting for our services.

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Radius’ 2022 Holiday Giving Program

Radius is gearing up for our annual Holiday Giving Program and the need is greater than ever this year. From now until November 30, we have a goal to raise $15,000!

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