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September 27 – Annual General Meeting

63rd Annual General Meeting Thursday, September 27, 2018         Time: Registration begins at 5:15pm Reception & Refreshments at 5:30pm Annual General Meeting at 6:15pm Location: Royal Canadian Legion Acton 15 Wright Ave, Acton (Community Hall at the back of the Legion) Ample parking at the front and back Agenda to Include: President’s Annual Report Executive Director’s Annual …


FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder)

Training Series TRAINING FOR PARENTS/CAREGIVERS AND PROFESSIONALS SUPPORTING SOMEONE WITH DIAGNOSED OR SUSPECTED FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER (FASD)   At the training you will learn: 1. How prenatal exposure to alcohol affects the brain 2. How FASD impacts behaviour and functioning 3. An intervention framework for supporting individuals with FASD 4. How to improve transitions and advocate for appropriate supports $50 Registration for …


Gallinger Ford – Thank you!

What a generous and wonderful surprise! A HUGE thank you to Gallinger Ford Lincoln for the $8,500 donation to our Vehicle Fund. Our vehicles are purchased with donations, so every dollar raised to purchase a van is very much needed. Our vehicles allow the people we support to be in our community, attend doctors appointments and visit friends and family. As our …


FASD – Free Case Conferences for Families & Caregivers

For Families and Caregivers supporting someone with diagnosed or suspected Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)     The Halton FASD Resource Team offers free case conferences to Parents & Caregivers who would benefit from: ❒ A better understanding of the needs of individuals living with FASD ❒ Shared beliefs and priorities ❒ Coaching with an FASD perspective ❒ Expand skills and knowledge …


Estate Planning Guide

Community Living Ontario has released a comprehensive tax, benefit, trusts and wills toolkit for Ontarians with disabilities. This 111 page document can be viewed online.  The link to this toolkit is: Link to the CLO Estate Planning Guide. We encourage families to review this wonderful document.  For more information about the guide please contact Community Living Ontario at 1-800-278-8025 or …


Did you know

Did you know that CLNH receives support from many other community charities? The Milton Salvation Army donated space to run a week of our summer camp. They were most gracious and accommodating and we were in a bit of a pinch to find space. We are so grateful to them for this. We are also grateful to other churches who …


H.A.N.D. – Housing Alternatives Network Directive

Lending a hand to family members who have a developmental disability with their alternative housing needs. The Housing Alternatives Network Directive, has been formed thanks to a grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation. H.A.N.D will focus it’s time and energy into searching out new and existing housing models of livable, sustainable, affordable and inspiring housing solutions for people who have …


4 MORE YEARS in FOCUS

IT’S OFFICIAL! We have been informed that CLNH has been accredited by FOCUS for a 4 year term! Allow us to “toot our own horn” for a moment: Out of a possible score of 396 we scored 390!  Accreditation is awarded with a score of 309.  That is outstanding! Well done everyone! Want to know more about FOCUS?  Follow here to …