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The Action Committee is busy again, preparing to host the annual Christmas Dinner and Dance for Community Living Walkerton and District. Join us on Friday December 1st 2017.

Join us at the Knights of Columbus Hall between Walkerton and Mildmay at:   6pm Dec. 1st for social time followed by turkey dinner, entertainment, door prizes, a dance and late lunch.

Tickets are on sale until November 24. Early bird tickets are $22 until Nov. 17th; then the cost is $25.

 

 

 

 

Poster advertising CLWD Christmas Party.
cover page picture of Spotlight issue 66
February 20, 2018

From MCSS, the April issue of Spotlight on Transformation...

In this issue:

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February 13, 2018

If Inclusion Means Everyone, Why Not Me?  

This is the title of the Communiqué Feb. 7, 2018 from Community Living Ontario.  Read the news here from Ontario, Research partnership finds systemic barriers to inclusive classrooms persist....View Full Story

January 31, 2018

The January issue of Vision is ready to read....under the Resources tab on our web page menu (above).

This issue contains valuable information about some P4P webcasts scheduled, with reference to recent changes to the Employment Standards Act and how it could impact people with… View Full Story

January 3, 2018

Click here for the December issue of Spotlight newsletter from the Ministry of Community and Social Services

https://www.mcss.gov.on.ca/documents/en/mcss/… View Full Story

Picture of front page of Issue 63, Spotlight on Transformation
November 21, 2017

Issue 63 of Spotlight on Transformation has been published....from the Ministry of Community and Social Services.

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Poster advertising CLWD Christmas Party.
November 8, 2017

The Action Committee is busy again, preparing to host the annual Christmas Dinner and Dance for Community Living Walkerton and District. Join us on Friday December 1st 2017.

Join us at the Knights of Columbus Hall between Walkerton and Mildmay at:   6pm Dec. 1st for social time… View Full Story

Photo of front age of issue 62 Spotlight on Transformation.
September 20, 2017

Click here for the next issue of Spotlight from Ministry of Community and Social Services....issue 62.

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Photo of the four people mentioned in the text, on the front porch of CLWD.
September 6, 2017

 

Gabrielle Hatten of Chesley is the recipient 

of the 2017/2018 Community Living… View Full Story

September 6, 2017

 

Gabrielle Hatten of Chesley is the recipient 

of the 2017/2018 Community Living… View Full Story

September 6, 2017

 

Gabrielle Hatten of Chesley is the recipient 

of the 2017/2018 Community Living… View Full Story

Front page of Issue 61 Spotlight on Transformation.
August 16, 2017

Issue 61 of the newsletter from Ministry of Community and Social Services is now available.http://www.mcss.gov.on.ca/documents/en/mcss/publications/spotlight/DS-… View Full Story

July 20, 2017

For Immediate Release

July 20, 2017

 

Institutionalization in Ontario in any form will… View Full Story

Front page of issue 60 of Spotlight
June 12, 2017

The June 2017 issue of Spotlight can be seem here.   Featured articles focus on Employment and job support.  The David C. Onely Champion Awards are also… View Full Story

Picture of the front page of issue 59 of Spotlight on Transformation from the MCSS.
May 17, 2017

Issue #59, May 2017, is now available from the Ministry of Community and Social Services..

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group photo of all present at 'Years of Servicice" luncheon May 5, 2017
May 8, 2017

It is important to celebrate employees and the years of support provided through Community Living Walkerton and District.

On Friday May 5, 2017, members of the Board of Directors and the Management Team joined for a special luncheon to acknowledge 18 employees who have served for 5, 10,… View Full Story

Photo of the front cover of Spotlight issue 58, March 2017
March 30, 2017

Issue #58 of Spotlight on Transformation, March 2017, from the Ministry of Community and Social Services, is full of updates...about the elimination of the 2014 Passport waitlist, the Developmental Services Housing Forum, a new mandate for the Community Networks of Specialized Care, a new Dual… View Full Story

poster advertising Safety for Independent Living
February 28, 2017

Safety for Independent Living is a program that was created to help people with developmental disabilities feel safe …… at home, work, school, online and in the community. Through games, digital media, video, lessons and colourful graphics, it is hoped students will be… View Full Story

Front Cover of Spotlight Issue 57
February 27, 2017

In issue 57, February 2017, this publication from the Ministry of Community and Social Services addresses: 

  • Basic Income for Ontario
  • Province Invests in Residential Care Settings
  • New Guidelines Help Adults with Challenging Behaviours

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Committee members stand behind talbes outdoors . , Front view of hot drink booth with committee members ready to serve.
February 22, 2017

Members of the Action Committee were very pleased to be asked to provide and serve hot drinks for Family Day of Play at Walkerton Community Centre, Feb. 20, 2017.

Many hands made light work as hot chocolate, hot cider and hot coffee was served (by donation only) to children, parents and… View Full Story