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DS Spotlight on Transformation – Feb 2015 thumbnail

DS Spotlight on Transformation – Feb 2015

Click the link below to access Developmental Services February 2015 issue of “Spotlight on Transformation”. In this issue, find great stories on: Promoting Employment and Improving Services – 38 projects were selected to receive funding under the new DS Employment and Modernization Fund; Updates on new tools to support quality standards, and support for front-line […]

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Posted by Avishka Juta, in Articles and Resources, Blog, Community, Direct Support People, News, Press & Releases

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More Free Family Day Fun! thumbnail

More Free Family Day Fun!

There are some great opportunities to get outside and enjoy free Family Day fun! In addition to Winterloo, Daiene Vernile (MPP for Kitchener Centre) is hosting a free skate at the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Kiwanis Park (400 East Ave, Kitchener) from 1:30-3:30pm. Warm refreshments will be served, everyone is welcome! Grand River Conservation Authority is […]

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Posted by Avishka Juta, in Adult, Blog, Children, Community, Direct Support People, Youth

Dreaming of Summer (Camp)? Attend an Information Session! thumbnail
Dreaming of Summer (Camp)? Attend an Information Session! thumbnail

Dreaming of Summer (Camp)? Attend an Information Session!

Dreaming of Summer? Attend an informative evening about finding the right summer camp for your child, including: •Benefits of camp •Things to consider when choosing a camp •Preparing for camp •Support worker tips •Funding resources A Waterloo session will be held  on Wednesday, Feb. 4th @6:30pm-8:00pm, at KidsAbility, Waterloo 500 Hallmark Drive Two Cambridge sessions will be […]

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Posted by Avishka Juta, in Blog, Children, Community, Direct Support People, Youth

Let's Talk About Housing! (For Parents/Caregivers of an Adult with a Disability) thumbnail
Let's Talk About Housing! (For Parents/Caregivers of an Adult with a Disability) thumbnail

Let's Talk About Housing! (For Parents/Caregivers of an Adult with a Disability)

On February 11, 2015 from 6pm-9pm, parents and caregivers of adults with a disability are invited to participate in a housing forum at The Family Centre Gym. All parents/caregivers of an adult son or daughter with a disability in the Waterloo Region are invited to come share their housing wants and needs. Please visit www.surveymonkey.com/s/XGDPDGM to […]

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Posted by Avishka Juta, in Adult, Articles and Resources, Blog, Direct Support People

Swim Partnership between The Independent Living Centre and Waterloo Memorial Recreation Centre – Get Registered! thumbnail
Swim Partnership between The Independent Living Centre and Waterloo Memorial Recreation Centre – Get Registered! thumbnail

Swim Partnership between The Independent Living Centre and Waterloo Memorial Recreation Centre – Get Registered!

The Independent Living Centre of Waterloo Region has partnered with the City of Waterloo to offer an accessible swimming program at the Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex. The link below shares all the details about the Winter 2015 session of this program, which will run every Wednesday from January 14th – March 11th, 2015 from 12 noon […]

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Posted by Avishka Juta, in Adult, Articles and Resources, Blog, Community