Shining a light across the autism spectrum March 24, 2018
In Canada, one in every 68 children are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. It is the fastest growing and most commonly diagnosed neurological disorder in the country — but not a lot of people truly understand what it is. On this Now or Never, you'll learn about autism from people …
Teen Takeover March 17, 2018
For better and for worse, teenagers today are growing up with the world at their fingertips. All this while still dealing with the pressures of figuring out who you are, who you want to be, and what is important to you. From the pressure of being the best 13-year-old basketball …
The transformative power of the car March 10, 2018
A lot of people look at a vehicle and see nothing but an engine, four tires and a tank of gas. Or simply a way to get from point A to point B. But cars can mean so much more. On this Now or Never, meet people whose lives have …
24 hours in the online classifieds March 3, 2018
People turn to the online classifieds — like Kijiji, Craigslist and Facebook Marketplace — for deeply personal reasons. On this episode we bring you stories behind the surprising things and incredible people found in the online listings.
Celebrating Black Creatives in Canada Feb. 24, 2018
Meet Black artists in Canada who are using their creativity to tell stories of identity and community.
Family Traditions Feb. 16, 2018
What's the family tradition you're desperately trying to re-boot or keep alive?
What's making you go it alone? Feb. 10, 2018
A young woman who decided to stop dating for a year. A 12-year-old ballet dancer who left home to chase her dreams. A guy who stayed silent and alone with his thoughts for ten whole days. What does it take to strike out on your own?
Do you remember the feeling of dread, knowing that your parents were about to start a conversation that you absolutely didn't want to have? On this Now or Never, families gather their courage and dive in to difficult conversations. A Mom answers her seven-year-old's questions about slavery. Fathers have conversations …
Fearlessly Funny: Women taking the stage right now Jan. 27, 2018
What's so funny? On this Now or Never, meet women who are storming the stand- up stage for the very first time. Sit in the audience for a performance that was 10 years in the making. Listen as a seasoned comic rediscovers her voice after transitioning. Meet a group of …
When your life changes in an instant Jan. 20, 2018
The blink of an eye: that's how fast life can be turned upside down. And there's no going back, no matter how much you may want to. You just have to figure out what comes next.
What's making you sing right now? Jan. 13, 2018
On this Now or Never, meet people who are singing for some very personal reasons... even if they don't all sound like Celine.
Out with the old! Jan. 6, 2018
Meet Canadians who are starting 2018 by lightening their load and getting rid of the things they don't need anymore - from a comic book collection to deep- seated shame.
What do you want to accomplish in 2018? Dec. 28, 2017
Whether it's donating bone marrow, mastering an endangered Indigenous language, or finally learning how to drive - meet Canadians who are on a personal mission in 2018.
How are you changing up the holidays? Dec. 23, 2017
From the Mom who decked out her entire house in purple decorations in honour of Prince to a retired oil executive who finally enrolled in Santa Claus School... this year, people are giving the heave-ho-ho-ho to holiday traditions.
How are you helping others? Dec. 16, 2017
It's the time of year when a lot of us are thinking of ways we can give back. So today on Now or Never, jump in with Canadians coming together to help each other out.
Get a pep talk from Now or Never live! Dec. 9, 2017
From an aspiring comedian who needs a confidence boost to a lifelong teacher on the cusp of retirement, listen along as Canadians get some encouragement to tackle their own Now or Never moments.
Living with OCD Dec. 1, 2017
Trevor Dineen has been living with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder - OCD - since he was 21 years old. It's a debilitating mental illness that almost took Trevor's life, and today he reveals his fight to overcome it.
'I really need a solid Burnsy pep talk': Reconnecting with the teacher who changed my life Nov. 29, 2017
When Arif Jaffer was in high school, Mr. Burns gave him some advice he never forgot. Now he's at another crossroads in his life, and could really use another Burnsy pep talk.
Arif calls up his old teacher for a pep talk Nov. 29, 2017
'I really need a solid Burnsy pep talk': Reconnecting with the teacher who changed my life
Who do you need to reconnect with? Nov. 25, 2017
Meet Canadians who took a risk and reconnected with somebody from their past. A young man gets a pep talk from his old high school teacher. Two brothers, ripped apart by war, reunite. A woman thanks the lifeguard who saved her from drowning.