Vera Perlin Society .::. RSS FEED http://www.veraperlinsociety.ca/ RSS- Vera Perlin Society - Serving People With Developmental Disabilities Since 1954 en-us 2009-2010 Vera Perlin Society adamwestdesign@gmail.com (Adam West) adamwestdesign@gmail.com (Adam West) Tue, 08 AUG 2008 Tue, 08 Jul 2008 22:31:45 EST Developmental Disabilities VPS RSS Generator rss.php 10 ../images/vpsrss.png Vera Perlin Society - Helping People With Developmental Disabilities Since 1954 http://www.veraperlinsociety.ca/ 50 50 Helping People With Developmental Disabilities Since 1954 Mary Brown’s Fundraiser http://www.veraperlinsociety.ca/news/68 Please be reminded, that on Thursday, June 15th, Mary Brown’s at the Village Mall will be donating $2.50 to the Walk Around the Pond for every snack box or snack meal that is sold during the day. If your son/daughter would like to purchase a snack box or meal for lunch that day they are welcome to do so and we will ensure they receive one. Please complete the attached form and return it with the appropriate amount due. Thanks for your continued support!
     Please be reminded that Mary Brown’s will be donating $2.50 from their sale of snack boxes and meals all day. If you are looking for a place to eat for lunch or dinner/supper, please consider Mary Brown’s at the Village Shopping Centre and help them support the Walk Around the Pond!]]>
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Easter Basket Draw http://www.veraperlinsociety.ca/news/66 2017-04-13 00:00:00 News Poster: Vera Perlin Centre RSS Easter Basket Prizes http://www.veraperlinsociety.ca/news/62      As you are already aware, the tickets on the Easter Basket have reached home for sale. Many thanks for your continued support of our programs! The draw is scheduled to take place on Thursday, April 13th, 2017 at the Perlin Centre. We are hoping that the draw will be as successful as it was last year.
     Your assistance with the sale of these tickets is very much appreciated. Many thanks to those of you who sent in donations to support us in making this Easter Basket Draw possible! Your generosity demonstrates your own belief that the Vera Perlin Society provides an essential service, one which must be maintained, strengthened and sustained. We will continue to work hard to ensure that every person who avails of our service receives a quality program and are treated with dignity and respect.
     I have attached a photo of the many items that are in this basket with more items to follow which will also be added to this prize package. As it sits in this picture, there is more than $2000.00 in gift cards and over $1000.00 in prizes.
     Thanks again for your continued support! Good Luck in the Draw!

     For more information, or to inquire about tickets, feel free to contact the Vera Perlin Centre by phone at 579-2106, or via e-mail at raynes@veraperlinsociety.ca.

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Pre-Employment Program http://www.veraperlinsociety.ca/news/48 CAREER, EDUCATION & EXPLORATION PROGRAM

     The Vera Perlin Society is offering a Pre-Employment Program at the College of the North Atlantic. Individuals with a developmental disability wanting to enter or re-enter the workforce should apply. This program will cover topics such as:


JOB SKILLS
* Resume Writing
* Interview Preparation
* Employment Expectations
* Job Interests
* Problem Solving
* Respect in the Workplace
* Finding a Job
* Keeping a Job
* Time Management
OTHER SUBJECTS COVERED
* Basic Reading, Writing & Computer Skills
* Money Management
* Consumer Education
* Health & Hygiene
* Human Sexuality

     The ultimate goal or purpose of the program is preparing individuals for employment.


Duration of Course: 10 months
Start Date: September 2016
For more information please contact:
          Vera Perlin Society
          P.O. Box 7114
          St. John's, NL
          A1E 3Y3
          Phone: 709-739-6017]]>
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