Jan 6, 2014 | 4:59Here and Now Toronto Winter Driving Audio
Here and Now Toronto Winter Driving Jan 6, 2014 | 4:59Gill Deacon spoke with Young Drivers of Canada general manager Angelo DiCicco about common winter driving errors, and what you need to remember to stay safe on the roads this winter.
Jan 15, 2013 | 6:09Here and Now Toronto Helping Young Adults with Disabilities Become More Independent Audio
Here and Now Toronto Helping Young Adults with Disabilities Become More Independent Jan 15, 2013 | 6:09For most young adults, leaving home, finding a job and carving out their own lives isn't always easy. But for young adults with disabilities, there are often additional challenges. Kathy Laszlo is a parent who's found a way to help her son make the transition and others as well. She's the co-founder of DANI - Developing and Nurturing Independence.
Jan 3, 2014 | 6:34Here and Now Toronto Project Winter Survival Audio
Here and Now Toronto Project Winter Survival Jan 3, 2014 | 6:34The sub-zero temperatures Toronto is experiencing is a health hazard -- especially to homeless people. Jody Steinach is the founder of Project Winter Survival, a charity that's helping the most vulnerable in our city survive the deep freeze.
Oct 10, 2012 | 7:46Here and Now Toronto Preventing Domestic Abuse in South Asian Communities Audio
Here and Now Toronto Preventing Domestic Abuse in South Asian Communities Oct 10, 2012 | 7:46A new report calls for a different approach and greater cultural sensitivity when it comes to dealing with domestic violence in Toronto's South Asian communites. Dr. Naila Butt is the executive director of Social Services Network, an agency that provides support to South Asians living in the Greater Markham region. She explained more.
Oct 24, 2012 | 8:38Here and Now Toronto Healing Words at the Hospital Audio
Here and Now Toronto Healing Words at the Hospital Oct 24, 2012 | 8:38It's been said that the written word can heal. And that's an idea Mount Sinai Hospital is putting to the test. Laura heard from the hospital's Poet-in-Residence, Ronna Bloom and Dr. Allan Peterkin.
He's a psychiatrist at the Mount Sinai and head of the University of Toronto's Health, Arts and Humanities program.
Feb 3, 2014 | 4:35Here and Now Toronto Song of the Week Audio
Here and Now Toronto Song of the Week Feb 3, 2014 | 4:35The Blackburn brothers - Duane, Brooke and Cory -- are part of what's considered Toronto's first family of funk and soul.
Their father, keyboardist Bobby Dean, was an influential figure in Toronto's blues and R&B scene during the 1960's.
And their pl