Father Len Ratushniak of Winnipeg, an original SIGN board member in 1969, looks over the collection of memorabilia at the anniversary dinner on May 10. Father Len and Rev. Ray Glen, who now lives in Edmonton, are the two surviving members of the founding board.
Access Communications has produced a program of the anniversary dinner. It was seen on Access7 in the Yorkton region on June 6 and will be shown again on June 24 at 3 PM, or scroll down this page to view it.
Bump Into Baby and Beyond will be held at the Yorkton Family Resource Centre at SIGN on Broadway on June 22 from 10 am to 1 pm. It is open to parents that are expecting, or have a child up to age 12 months. The number of spots open to parents are limited, so click the button below to register online.
SIGN Life Skills and the Cultural Program invites youth ages 12 and up to attend Summer Fun. We encourage all youth to come out and enjoy a safe space to hang out, as well as the opportunity to learn some fun new skills and activities. More information on the News from SIGN page.
Those needing a birth certificate or SGI photo ID are welcome to apply. There is no charge to obtain either, but the number available is limited by available funding. See our Events calendar for more information about how to apply, and the documentation that must be provided in order to receive the free birth certificate or ID.
The SIGN annual general meeting will be held June 19 at SIGN on Broadway. Registration is at 5.30 pm, followed by a buffet dinner at 6 pm and the meeting at 7 pm. Cost is $20 person, which includes dinner and membership. See our News from SIGN page for details.
The SIGN Walk-in Counselling Clinic hours are extended to five days a week starting June 3. New funding from the provincial government has made it possible for SIGN to offer the counselling service five days a week, instead of the previous two days a week. More on the News from SIGN page
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SIGN on Broadway not only houses our services, but is home to many community-based organizations.
Our administrative offices and a number of services are located on North Street.
SIGN services are provided at two offices in Kamsack, and staff also travel to other communities in east-central Saskatchewan to provide services.
Video of the SIGN 50th anniversary dinner held May 10, produced by Access Communications and shown on Access7. This video is 1 hour and 48 minutes in length. Enjoy!
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