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We Are One

Every family is unique. Meet Canadian families - that include members of the disability community - as they share stories of adapting, growing and supporting each other.

We Are One

Every family is unique. Meet Canadian families - that include members of the disability community - as they share stories of adapting, growing and supporting each other.

  • Meet Julie Keon

    Meet Julie Keon

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    In this We Are One digital exclusive, we meet Julie Keon and learn about the book she wrote for parents with children who are disabled.

  • Ollie plays chess

    Ollie plays chess

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    In this We Are One digital exclusive, Ollie Acosta-Pickering and his chess instructor, Josh Renaud, explain some adaptations made so they could play chess.

  • Dr. Laura McAdam

    Dr. Laura McAdam

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    In this We Are One digital exclusive, we're introduced to Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital's Dr. Laura McAdam, who explains what Duchenne muscular dystrophy is, how it is treated and clinical trials that are underway to combat it.

  • Advocating

    Advocating

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    In this We Are One digital exclusive, Maddy Dever outlines the ongoing struggle they face advocating for their children and discusses how conversations with members of the community has opened up their world.

  • Learning Braille

    Learning Braille

    Duration: minutes and seconds

    In this We Are One digital exclusive, social media influencer Mara Hutchinson, who is blind, explains why she is learning Braille and how she is teaching it to her son.