As the 6th
Annual Spend the Day in a Chair ChallengeTM
got underway in June, there was much excitement as Executive Director, Joanne Heward committed to being profiled for 2011.
With much support and encouragement from the entire Action Centre, Joanne set off for a full day in her chair: STM
Adapted Transport through LaSalle, testing the handicap access at Tim
Horton’s; managing her regular agenda of meetings at the Centre; and
attempting to assimilate to various scenarios – as with a stroke, one side
paralysis, etc. - in moving around in the chair.
The highlight was escorting a dozen members across the street to the Dairy