CLGW Publications and Press

In the News: FEDS Special Needs Soccer Festival was a full day of community events

In the News: FEDS Special Needs Soccer Festival was a full day of community events Courtesy of the Wellington Advertiser. See photos online here. The Special Needs Soccer Festival staged by Fergus-Elora District Soccer was held July 6 at Victoria Park in Fergus. Activities included the Fergus Pipe Band parade, hula hoop games, Hawaiian and limbo dancing, face painting, a…

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Community Happenings

Have your voice heard – Vital Signs and Centre Wellington Community Foundation

Our friends at Centre Wellington Community Foundation are prepping for their upcoming granting season, and want to hear from you! The Vital Signs Report often helps community foundations to determine how to disburse their funds. Vital Signs points to areas in our communities that need a little more support, and services that are bridging gaps. Your input into their Vital…

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CLGW Happenings

RELEASE: Raising the flag on disability and inclusion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 30 April 2019 Raising the flag on disability and inclusion GUELPH, Ontario – This Thursday, the City of Guelph and Community Living Guelph Wellington will be hosting a flag raising to celebrate community, inclusion and people with disabilities. The flag raising kicks off a month-long focus on disability rights, inclusion, and awareness for Community Living. “It’s about…

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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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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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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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Go ALL-IN for CLGW – Poker Tournament Fundraiser

Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament in support of Community Living Guelph Wellington Join Community Living Guelph Wellington in this afternoon filled with fun and poker competition. All proceeds support CLGW. Saturday November 10th, 2018 Registration starts at 11:00am Tournament starts at 12:00pm Guelph Curling Club (816 Woolwich Street, Guelph, ON) Format: $40.00 per ticket. All ticket money paid out to top…

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Announcements

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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