[UPDATE June 24th: Fleming College’s Community Integration through Co-operative Education (CICE) program who participated in a video contest to end the use of the r-word have won first place in the Special Olympics video contest. Deets in this Fleming press release.]
The Fleming community was engaged, from faculty to students, in creating this new "Spread the Word To End The Word" video—it already has had more than 2,000 views—to raise awareness about stop using the R-word. The participants made a commitment to tell the world that they are no different than anyone else. Learn more about Fleming's Community Integration Through Cooperative Education program (CICE) here—it's open to adults with Developmental Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Mild Intellectual Disabilities or Brain Injury—and check out the R-word.org for more info on the campaign.