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In the News: 2019 Fashion Gala has been SNAP’D!

With thanks to Snap’d Guelph, our 2019 Fashion Gala will live on in the pictures. 2019 Spring Fashion Gala Folks were welcome to join and celebrate adults with developmental disabilities during the 2019’s Spring Fashion Gala. Hosted at the Italian Canadian Club of Guelph, models from Expressions by DSK & Community Living Guelph Wellington paraded the newest fashion trends. Tickets…

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When Community comes together – Partnership with Community of Hearts for Independent Hearts

What happens when Community comes together Community Living Guelph Wellington and Community of Hearts are partnering on a one-year pilot project with the Independent Hearts program. Five people served by CLGW will have the opportunity to discover and gauge where they are at with independent living in a safe and as-needed supportive environment. Each participant will participate in an eight-week…

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Families and Caregivers – you’re invited: Person-Centred Support

You’re invited to: PERSON-CENTRED SUPPORT WHAT IT MEANS AND WHY IT’S IMPORTANT TO COMMUNITY LIVING GUELPH WELLINGTON DID YOU KNOW? Over 400 CLGW employees to date have participated in a mandatory 3-hour workshop on Person-Centred Support. A similar person-centred module, called ‘My Voice. My Choice.’ is presently in development and will be offered optionally to People We Support (PWS) in…

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In the Community: Share Your Story: Community Living Guelph Wellington

From RLB LLP: original post here. Share Your Story: Community Living Guelph Wellington By RLBAdmin March 12, 2019 CommunityNot-For-Profit Services We get by, with a little help from our Community Imagine this. You’re headed to a concert tonight. You’ve been looking forward to it for weeks. The vibe, the dreamy singer, the people – it’s going to be a great time!…

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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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Our Spring Fashion Gala is back!

Enjoy Fashion while supporting CLGW Join us on April 10, 2019 at the Italian Canadian Club of Guelph, as we celebrate the finest fashions our local communities have to offer. Models from Expressions by DSK and Community Living Guelph Wellington will parade 2019’s spring fashion trends. Tickets are $50 inc. HST, and include dinner and the gala, as well as…

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An open letter to Bryan Adams, and his concert team

Thank you, to Bryan Adams and team It doesn’t have to take much, but when we try to create equity, it can have such a tremendous impact. Thank you Bryan Adams and team for doing just that for someone we support at the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Complex in City of Kitchener. Open Letter to Bryan and his team… in a moment, you did something that…

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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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Go all-in for Community Living Guelph Wellington – Poker Fundraiser

Join us on Saturday January 26 for a day filled with fun and poker, all in support of Community Living Guelph Wellington. Registration opens at 11:00am, with games getting underway at 12:00pm. All the action happens at the Guelph Curling Club. Players initial Buy-In Ticket is $40.00. All ticket money will be paid out to the top six players. During…

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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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