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BWG Proclaims World Autism Awareness Day 2024

Posted on Tuesday, April 02, 2024 09:00 AM

World Autism Awareness Day April 2, 2024

WHEREAS: World Autism Day will be recognized on April 2, 2024, in Canada thanks to Senator Jim Munson’s Bill S-206, An Act Respecting World Autism Awareness Day; and

WHEREAS: Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) affects more than 135,000 Ontarians. Autism Spectrum Disorder is a neurodevelopmental disorder affecting 1 in every 66 Canadian children, as well as their friends, family, and community; and approximately 1 - 2% of the Canadian population is on the autism...

BWG Proclaims International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2024

Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2024 09:00 AM

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination March 21, 2024

WHEREAS: The Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury believes that equal opportunity and treatment should exist for all people; and

WHEREAS: Every person has the right to realize their potential, regardless of race, colour, national or ethnic origin; and to live at all times in conditions of dignity, respect, and peace; and

WHEREAS: Racial discrimination is a universal issue that divides communities and threatens the political,...

BWG Proclaims Transit Driver Appreciation Day 2024

Posted on Monday, March 18, 2024 09:07 AM

Transit Driver Appreciation Day March 18, 2024

WHEREAS: The Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury recognizes the invaluable contributions of our transit operators to the community's well-being and connectivity; and

WHEREAS: National Transit Driver Appreciation Day falls on March 18th, providing an opportunity for us to express our gratitude for the dedication, professionalism, and service of BWG's transit staff; and

WHEREAS: BWG's transit drivers, whether operating vehicles or working diligently behind...

BWG Proclaims International Women's Day 2024

Posted on Friday, March 08, 2024 09:00 AM

International Women's Day March 8, 2024

WHEREAS: International Women’s Day is recognized and celebrated annually around the world on March 8; and

WHEREAS: The International Women's Day 2024 campaign theme is #InspireInclusion. It calls for action to break down barriers, challenge stereotypes, and create environments where all women are valued and respected. Inspire Inclusion encourages everyone to recognize the unique perspectives and contributions of women from all walks of life, including those...

BWG Proclaims Epilepsy Awareness Month / Purple Day

Posted on Friday, March 01, 2024 10:00 AM

Epilepsy Awareness Month / Purple Day March 2024 / March 26, 2024

WHEREAS: According to Epilepsy Canada, 1 in 100 Canadians are affected by epilepsy; and

WHEREAS: Epilepsy is a physical condition characterized by sudden, brief changes in how the brain works; and

WHEREAS: It is a symptom of a neurological disease - a disease that affects the brain and shows itself in the form of seizures; and

WHEREAS: Epilepsy Awareness Month is a global effort dedicated to promoting epilepsy awareness in countries...

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