● Upcoming Promotion Driven To Succeed

Since its inception, Epic Opportunities has been driven to support people with intellectual disabilities to enjoy full and rewarding lives.   Driven is also a good way to describe a new fundraising initiative the non-profit agency will be involved in this fall. Epic Opportunities is partnering with Capital Ford Lincoln as part of the Drive 4 UR Community program.   Drive 4 UR Community...
read more

● Event To Promote Physical Wellness

Physical health and well-being will be the focus of an upcoming wellness event being presented by Epic Opportunities.   Scheduled to take place Tues., Oct. 17 from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at Sturgeon Heights Community Centre, the Epic Opportunities Wellness Event will offer information and demonstrations on a wide range of topics including nutrition, exercise, medication, relaxation...
read more

● An Epic Journey, An Epic Career

It seems only fitting that Gagandeep Gagneja would undertake an epic journey prior to joining Epic Opportunities.   Gagneja was born and raised in Jalandhar, a city in the state of Punjab in northwest India. He moved to Canada six years ago, captivated by the images of the Canadian people and land he glimpsed in movies and intrigued by the opportunities for growth the country had to offer....
read more

● Employment Efforts Honoured At Luncheon

Epic Opportunities was recently recognized for its contributions to the advancement of highly skilled newcomers in Manitoba and for being an advocate for newcomer employment and inclusion.   On May 18, Epic Opportunities received a Legacy Award for Excellence at the 3rd Annual Manitoba Start Employer Awards luncheon. The award recognizes a distinguished organization that has strategically...
read more

● And The Survey Says

Graduates of Red River College’s Disability and Community Support (DCS) program are being asked to share their thoughts about their college experience.   Earlier this year, the college contacted alumni of the DCS program and invited them to participate in a confidential online survey. The aim of the survey was to solicit feedback from DCS graduates about the effectiveness of the combined...
read more

● Making Beautiful Music Together

Music has been a big part of Sarah’s life for some time. It’s not uncommon to find her singing one of her favourite tunes or playing along on a piano or guitar.   “I like music. It makes me happy. I’m happy when I’m playing music,” Sarah says, smiling.   Sarah is one of nine people currently served by Epic Opportunities taking part in a music therapy service offered by the non-profit...
read more