Benefits of Crafting

  • All Ages
A man and child knitting together.

Saturday, April 10 at 2 p.m.

Explore the ways in which art can calm and connect

Research suggests that crafting can have a positive effect on individuals who live with anxiety, depression and other mood disorders. Crafting together in a group setting can also provide a positive environment for people with autism and other neurodiverse conditions. Explore the many benefits of crafting and creating social community during a live panel discussion with developmental paediatrician Dr. Melanie Penner (Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital), MD candidate Alisha Kapur (Queen’s University) and crafter and self-advocate Rachel Cohen.

Click here to register for free.