The Movement Centre of Manitoba is a non-profit organization that is committed to improving the physical health of children and adults with physical disabilities. Through the teachings of “Conductive Education”, we strive to maximize the independence of our clients. We provide movement and learning opportunities with appropriate motivations and expectations, in order to overcome the challenges faced by the physically impaired population.
The Movement Centre of Manitoba is one of only two centres in North America to provide Conductive Education beyond school age and into adulthood.
Conductive Education is effective for those individuals with cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, stroke, head injury, and Parkinson’ disease.
The Movement Centre of Manitoba, a registered charitable organization, uses conductive education to help people with neurological conditions gain or regain physical mobility, increased confidence and functional independence, one small step at a time.
The Movement Centre of Manitoba is a recognized agency that provides affordable access to all individuals who could benefit from conductive education programming.
The Movement Centre of Manitoba Inc. values:
- Respect, honesty, fairness, consistency and teamwork in all interactions;
- Maximizing each individual’s potential- physical, emotional, psychological;
- A client-centered approach;
- Being results-oriented with measurable outcomes;
- Excellence in all that we do;
- A warm, compassionate and supportive environment for clients and their families;
- A fair and equitable workplace;
- Fiscal responsibility;
- Accessibility and affordability for clients;
- The crucial role of all volunteers and supporters.
Learn more about Conductive Education and The Movement Centre by watching ‘Our Story‘.
Take a look at our printable copy of The Movement Centre’s Organizational Profile (PDF).
Visit our Newsletter Page to view our current newsletter.
Take a look at our Testimonials Page to see what people are saying.
See our Membership Page for details on how to become a member.
Openings in our Program
We have some openings in our Fall Program. If interested, please visit our Adult’s Program or Children’s Program page to find our pre-assessment form. We will contact you to schedule an assessment once it’s received!
We thank MTS Volunteers for their cheque of $2,500 in support of our Conductive Education program. MTS Volunteers have also volunteered their time every year to help set up our Move’N Groove A-Thon Event!
Manitoba Mopar Association’s Rhonda Reyher poses with Executive Director, Margy Nelson for a cheque presentation. Thank you for supporting our Centre and Conductive Education with over $2,100 this year and for your continued support!
Our Events Page contains all our current and upcoming events.
13th Annual Golf Tournament – August 27th, 2015
Our 13th Annual Golf Tournament last week was a success! We had fantastic weather and raised over $75,000
for Conductive Education programs at our Centre!
We’d like to thank our outstanding event sponsors that contributed generously! We raised more money in sponsorship then we ever have before and are very appreciative!
We also thank the golfers who came out to Kingswood Golf and Country Club to join us for the great day, the volunteers who helped out in every aspect, our awesome golf committee for organizing our tournament, and the prize donors whom helped us create some amazing packages!
Thanks for your support and we hope you’ll join us again next year!
We thank The Winnipeg Foundation, The Winnipeg Goldeyes Field of Dreams Foundation, and the Manitoba Community Services Council for their generous support in providing grants to The Movement Centre of Manitoba allowing us to improve our facility and our Conductive Education programs!