Yes I Can! Award

The Yes I Can! Award acknowledges the achievements of children and youth with intensive supports (grades 4-12) who have overcome challenges or public misconceptions;

  • Encourages children and youth with intensive needs to seek their highest potential; and
  • Increases awareness of the abilities, aspirations, and personal qualities of people with intensive supports.


Congratulations to the following winners of 2017:

Athletics/Extracurricular Activity: Eli Riedel
Academics: Zachariah Holodniuk
Community Service: Ali Cole-Johnson
Independent Living Skills: Madison Lucas
Employment: Royal Bean winners: Cole Gruza, Josh Hamoline, Courtney Nesbitt, Braxton Whiteside, Lane Silzer, Ethan Laughren, Rory McEvoy and Jordon Vessey

CEC International Award Winner honoured in Boston, MA April 2017

Community Service: Quinn Smith-Windsor (Waskesiu Lake, SK)

The Royal Bean – Employment Category Winners

CEC Yes I Can International Winner 2017