volunteer

  • Students Giving Back: Thusheinth Sivarajah

    Posted on January 6, 2017 in News & Events

    By: Brittany Wade, 1st year MScPT student Thusheinth Sivarajah recently started his Master’s in Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto, but that hasn’t slowed his commitment to volunteerism. Thusheinth works as a volunteer coordinator at a non-profit organization called Young Men Karate Association, which uses the sport of karate as a platform to give back […]

  • Students Giving Back: Kiera McDuff

    Posted on December 15, 2016 in News & Events

    By: Brittany Wade, 1st year MScPT student For Kiera McDuff, the best part about volunteering is the people she meets. Having recently started her Master’s in Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto, she wanted an opportunity to get involved and give back to her community. Every Sunday morning, Kiera meets on campus for an […]

  • Giving Back: MScPT Students Wheel for a Cause!

    Posted on September 21, 2016 in News & Events

    What better way to blow off steam after a Neuro exam than to sit back, relax and…..wheel around! On Sunday, September 18, 24 MScPT second year students had some post-exam fun participating in the Spinal Cord Injury Ontario Wheelchair Challenge. The Wheelchair Challenge helps remove attitudinal barriers towards people with spinal cord injuries. Participants depart […]

  • Canadian Transplant Games: The Power of Community

    Posted on August 24, 2016 in News & Events

    MScPT student Gillian Young reflects on her experience volunteering at The Canadian Transplant Games. As a second year MScPT student, I was eager to volunteer at the Canadian Transplant Games, which ran August 8-13, 2016. For sixteen years, these games have celebrated transplant recipients’ newfound health, creating a strong network of support and friendship across the […]