Volunteers needed

Our Community is in desperate need for volunteers to drive the HandiVan.

Please consider putting your name on the volunteer list to help fellow community members who are in need of the HandiVan’s service.

Volunteers can provide their service on a regular schedule or by an on call basis.

A Criminal Record Check and a Driver’s License Abstract are required from all volunteers.

For more information please call:
– Holly Hodgson, Deer View Lodge Facility Manager Ph. (306) 739-2400
– Dana Fowler, Volunteer Coordinator Ph. (306) 739-2400
– Cheryl DeRoo, Town of Wawota Administrator Ph. (306) 739-2216

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS Multiple sclerosis is a chronic, often disabling neurological disease affecting an estimated 100,000 Canadians;

WHEREAS Multiple sclerosis symptoms vary widely and may lead to problems with numbness, coordination, vision and speech, as well as extreme fatigue and even paralysis;
WHEREAS There is no known cause of, or cure for, multiple sclerosis;
WHEREAS The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, founded in 1948, is the only national voluntary
organization in Canada that supports both MS research and services for people with MS and their families;
WHEREAS The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada has provided more than $117 million for MS research during the past 60 years, as well as a wide range of programs and services, and social action for people with MS;
WHEREAS The dedication and commitment of the supporters and volunteers here today could only make
this possible;
THEREFORE I, the Town Crier of the Town of Wawota, Saskatchewan, Canada, do hereby claim the month of May to be MS Awareness Month for the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada.

This date: April 25, 2014      Signature: Neil Birnie