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Search for CLGW’s next Executive Director

Are you, or do you know someone, who could be CLGW’s next Executive Director? Community Living Guelph Wellington is one of Ontario’s largest providers of services to adults with Developmental Disabilities and is searching for an Executive Director to replace its retiring and highly respected incumbent. Are you a principled leader looking to create a meaningful impact in the lives…

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Laura Hanley is retiring!

Retirement Announcement – Laura Hanley     Dear friend of Community Living Guelph Wellington, On behalf of the Board of Directors and Community Living Guelph Wellington, I am both appreciative and saddened to announce the retirement of our Executive Director, Laura Hanley. Laura has been a very effective leader for Community Living Guelph Wellington.  She has helped shape our organization’s…

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Weather Update – Minto/Harriston Community Living Centre Closure

Please note: today, Monday February 25th, our Minto/Harriston Community Living Centre, that hosts day services, meetings, etc., will be closed.  We will update if there are additional weather closures. Also note: the Community Living Modelling Club is also cancelled for this afternoon. Update at 11:45am: the PassportONE information session today has been cancelled. At this time, all other services and…

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Board Committee Opportunity!

Are you looking to give a little time back to your community? Are you a Guelph or Wellington County resident who wants to help a local charity make a difference? Consider joining one of our Board Committees! We’re currently looking for community representatives. More details: https://www.clgw.ca/about-us/board-of-directors/

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We’re up for an Acorn Prize!

Imagine a gathering space that is creative, inspiring and inviting? That’s what the people we support have dreamed up for their Guelph Community Living Centre. This space, more commonly known as the ARC Industries building in Guelph, is a gathering place for the people we support. It offers a variety of learning opportunities and day services, and acts as a…

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Thank you for your support!

Thanks for helping us reach our goal! on Biteable. With 2019 right around the corner, we took a look back. And wow, are we grateful for all of the support! Thanks to amazing community support and engagement, we are excited to share we will be purchasing a new adaptive van in early 2019. With nearly $75,000 raised this past year,…

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Special Olympics Coach of the Year!

Paul Turner being named Canadian Special Olympics Coach of the Year! Tonight, Paul is being honoured at the Special Olympics Canada 2018 National Awards Night. He has been named Male Coach of the Year. Catch the webcast here: https://www.specialolympics.ca/2018Awards Congratulations Paul! He has been a member of the Special Olympics family for 40 years, coaching floor hockey, softball and soccer. His…

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Ontario Government Announces Social Assistance Reforms – PooranLaw

Thanks to the folks at PooranLaw, we can share greater clarity on what the reforms to social assistance are in Ontario, as announced by the PC government on November 22, 2018. Below is what was shared by PooranLaw. Ontario Government Announces Social Assistance Reforms On November 22, 2018, the PC government announced reforms to social assistance in Ontario. Following a…

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Paul Turner named Special Olympics Provincial Coach of the Year

Congratulations Paul on being named 2018 Ontario Special Olympics Coach of the Year Last week, Paul Turner was celebrated in Toronto, as Ontario’s Male Coach of the Year. Paul has been a major influence in Special Olympics floor hockey and softball over his many years, including 2009 and 2016 World Games appearances, where both teams won silver medals. His involvement…

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2018 Holiday Dinner & Dance

Save the date and get your tickets by November 2nd! The Community Living Guelph Wellington Christmas Dinner & Dance has been set for Friday November 23, 2018, at the Hanlon Convention Centre at 340 Woodlawn Road West, Unit 26, Guelph.  Doors open at 5:00 & Dinner will be served at 6:00 sharp.  Dinner will be fresh rolls/butter, garden salad, golden…

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2018 Poinsettia Sale Cancelled

Over the past 12 years, we have been pleased to offer our Annual Poinsettia Sale. However, due to unforeseen circumstances this year, we are unable to hold the Poinsettia Fundraiser. We are tremendously grateful for all of the support we have received over the years, all of which has significantly enriched the lives of people supported by CLGW. We hope…

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Inclusive Community coming to Guelph, thanks to partnership

Last Thursday, Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph, the County of Wellington and Community Living Guelph Wellington welcomed local dignitaries and potential elects, as we shared about our housing partnership that will bring opportunities for people with developmental disabilities. Check out the photos from the announcement, here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1828219103914602&type=1&l=17dad9329b This partnership is built on a foundation that everyone deserves opportunity and community. Cityview Village, a 28-unit development,…

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