Posts categorized under "Direct Support People"

David Hingsburger- Courtney's experience at "The Ring of Safety" thumbnail
David Hingsburger- Courtney's experience at "The Ring of Safety" thumbnail

David Hingsburger- Courtney's experience at "The Ring of Safety"

I was fortunate to spend last Saturday morning with a group of amazing parents and support providers listening to an even more amazing speaker, Dave Hingsburger. For those not familiar with his work, Dave is a support provider/director/consultant/lecturer/author and – to this girl, at least – guru in the field of disability. One of his […]

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Posted by Courtney Horowitz, in Adult, Blog, Direct Support People

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Things to Do – November

“The thinnest yellow light of November is more warming and exhilarating than any wine they tell of.  The mite which November contributes becomes equal in value to the bounty of July.” –   Henry David Thoreau   What’s the biggest thing happening in Waterloo Region in November? Why, the 5th Annual Inclusion Celebration and Awards, of course! on November […]

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

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What’s Happening – September thumbnail

What’s Happening – September

“Summer afternoon – summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” –  Henry James Light heart Yoga classes with Karen Lord, Certified Yoga Instructor @ The Downtown Community Centre: YOGA for Adults 18+: Designed to improve core strength, this program focuses on breathing, posture, flexibility and […]

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