Exploring Interests in Community

Exploring Interests in Community is a workshop for people who provide support and the person they are supporting to attend together. You will work together on identifying interests and connections you have in the community, explore positive possibilities and plan your goals in manageable steps.

This workshop is led by qualified facilitators with lived experience and is open to all community members.


Lindsay Malec – Workshop Facilitator and Direct Support Person
Kieran Dykstra – Workshop Facilitator



Board Room – Extend-A-Family Waterloo Region: 91 Moore Ave., Kitchener N2H 3S4

Note: If you are entering the building outside of regular office hours (Monday-Friday 9:00am – 4:30pm), please ring the doorbell to the left of the door closest to the parking lot, and we will come to let you in.



Online: please fill out the form in the sidebar to the right.
In person: please call our office at 519-741-0190 or visit 91 Moore Ave. Kitchener, N2H 3S4.

Please read this important Training Information sheet before registering.


Cost: Free


Who is this workshop for?

This workshop is geared towards an adult audience, where the support person and the person being served collaborate. It is designed for Direct Support People, people over the age of 14 living with a disability and their families, staff members and community members.