News & Events

Sunday Sing

2017/2018 year of Sunday Sing starts October 15, 2017. Everyone is welcome to come at 3:00 pm for a time of singing, sharing and caring. We hope you can come with your staff and enjoy an afternoon with us. Please try to come right at 3:00 if possible so that we can get started on time. Note different locations on different …


Fall 2017 – Sibshops Milton

You are invited to a fun filled Sibling Workshop for Kids 7-14 years old who have a sibling with special needs. The night will include games, crafts and a chance to meet new people. Pizza and drinks will be provided. 6:00-8:00pm Thursday October 26, 2017 Thursday November 16, 2017 Thursday December 14, 2017 Milton CLNH: Classroom at 917 Nipissing RD, …


Fall 2017 – Sibshops Acton

You are invited to a fun filled Sibling Workshop for Kids 7-14 years old who have a sibling with special needs. The night will include games, crafts and a chance to meet new people. Pizza and drinks will be provided. 6:00-8:00pm Wednesday October 4, 2017 Wednesday November 1, 2017 Wednesday December 6, 2017 Acton Community Hub: McKenzie-Smith Bennett Public School …


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 …


FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder)

Training and Case Conferences. 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 Two-Day …


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 …


Habitat For Humanity & CLNH

Habitat For Humanity Halton-Mississauga and Community Living North Halton are partnering to build a new home in Acton. This home has been specially designed with the needs of the 4 gentlemen who will be moving into it come May 2017. We are very excited to be a part of this unique and harmonious relationship. This will be Habitat’s #46’th home …


Sibshops – for siblings!

Are you a sibling of someone with a special need? Are you between ages 7-14? If so, then you are invited to a fun filled Sibling Workshop for Kids 7-14 years old who have a sibling with special needs. The night will include games, crafts and a chance to meet new people. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Cost: $10 …


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 …