News & Events

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 November 30, 2018.

Join us at the Knights of Columbus Hall between Walkerton and Mildmay at:   6pm Nov. 30th for social time followed by turkey dinner, entertainment, door prizes, a dance and late lunch.

Tickets are on sale until November 23. Early bird tickets are $22 until Nov. 16th; then the cost is $25.

 

 

 

 

Poster advertising the Christmas Party 2018
participants at the retreat enjoy the photobooth , two ladies enjoy dinner at the retreat , a crowd listened to presentatins at the retreat , door prizes and displays were part of the retreat
November 2, 2018

Members of the Walkerton Action Committee, a group of self advocates, were involved in organizing the Speaking Out Retreat Day held on September 7, 2018 at the Knights of Columbus Hall between Walkerton and Mildmay. Over 100 people attended from Guelph/Wellington, London, Toronto, Wiarton, Owen… View Full Story

Crystal sits beside Jessica at a conference table. , Doris is pictured on stage with people presenting her award.
September 18, 2018

September 13 and 14, 2018 were remarkable days for friends from Walkerton attending the 65th Annual Conference of Community Living Ontario, held in Richmond Hill.

Crystal Wales, was elected to a two year term on the Council of Community Living Ontario. View Full Story

Doris Weber is presented with flowers
June 29, 2018

Doris Weber of Walkerton retired from service as a volunteer with Community Living Walkerton and District, effective June 27, 2018. Doris began in 1992 as a volunteer on committees of the board. In 1998 she was… View Full Story

Craig harrison, chair of Walkerton Action committee with Nancy Green from Heart and Stroke Foundation
May 29, 2018

Congratulations and thanks to the Walkerton Action Committee who hosted a Wii Bowlerama on Saturday May 26, 2018. For the Heart and Stroke Foundation, they raised $1035! Lots of fun, and prizes too...

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Photo of front page May 2018 Spotlight newsletter
May 10, 2018

The Ministry of Community and Social Services has published the May issue of Spotlight on Transformation.....

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Post describing the 'Start the Conversation' workshop
April 25, 2018

Community Living Walkerton and District is co-hosting with Walkerton District Community School, and we hope for a good response from across our community to come together for this workshop facilitated by Community Living… View Full Story

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