Between the thoughts of how you will make the bills, face your family, desperately trying to listen to the Doctor, with the over whelming realization that things might never be the same again, looming in your conscious mind. Filing your claim, speaking with your benefit rep., trying to take your medication before the pain intensifies, again; Collecting Bills from your mail box anxiously waiting for your Claim approval. After all, you'd been a good worker, it happened at work, you worked all your life, it'll come.
frantically, trying to collect as much information, while you still have the internet. Staring in the freezer to see how many meals
can be prepared before your family notices the effects on your
dinner table. Your post injury life is different, even with current supports, the quality of life you were accustomed to will be impacted.
Welcome, you are not alone. IWSG is here to listen, offer emotional support and give guidance to community resources.
This group like the other groups across Ontario is primarily injured worker driven. It is open to all injured workers, family members and close friends. While battling, illness, wsib claims, depression and chronic pain. They come out to support each-other, console each-other, to help each-other, but all of our injured workers have suffered immensely.