DREAMS COMING TRUE FOR LOCAL MAN 6/8/2018 12:23:14 AM
A Queensway long term care resident is having his dreams come true through their 'Bridge to Dreams program'
Sim is a non-verbal resident at Queensway who lives with downs syndrome and will be riding on the on of the fire engines in the Hensall Community Parade this Saturday (June 9th)
Margaret Sutherland is the programs manager at Queensway and says Sim is pumped for the event.
Sutherland adds that ther program is meant for people who live at Queensway to help the residents do what they want to do, because often times once a resident enters a long term care facility, their dreams can fade quickly.
The Bridge to Dreams program is to make sure that doesn't happen.
People attending the Community Parade in Hensall are encourages to wear Yellow and Blue at the event to support Sim, and make their way to downtown Hensall at 11 am