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MEDIA RELEASE: Support inclusion with donations to Community Living Huntsville on Giving Tuesday 2021

NORTH MUSKOKA – You can make a difference on Giving Tuesday 2021 for children and adults with developmental disabilities in North Muskoka. “Could you imagine a community where everyone feels included?” says Jennifer Jerrett, Community Engagement Specialist for Community Living Huntsville. “Giving to Community Living Huntsville through Giving Tuesday can make that happen.” The annual […]

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‘Giving hope’: Why Huntsville’s Katharine Kristiansen tapped into kindness for community

Katharine Kristiansen decided to spread kindness and give to her community in a difficult time. “I was hoping to see if people would pay it forward too,” she said. “And get others to maybe start doing some kindness stuff during the year. Even the ones that can’t afford it could do small kindness things.” Katharine […]

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Transitional housing initiative offers access to basic human right in Huntsville

Housing is a basic human right. “And for very important reasons. It is the central site of human life,” said Christopher Jordan-Stevens, supervisor of Supported Independent Living for Community Living Huntsville. “It’s also the central site of community connection.” But he noted barriers to housing for people supported by the not-for-profit organization had deepened. “Housing […]

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Our 2020-2021 Annual Report has arrived

Community Living Huntsville’s 2021 Annual General Meeting held online October 19 showed we are still in this together. “Our team at Community Living Huntsville continues to be passionate and plan for the future,” Matt Huddlestone, board president, told nearly 30 attendees. “We would like to thank our staff, volunteers, and donors that have continued to […]

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Disability, talent, and the workplace: Celebrate NDEAM 2021 in Huntsville

It’s time to engage talent in the disability inclusion evolution, North Muskoka. National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) is an annual campaign led by the Ontario Disability Employment Network (ODEN) each October to promote disability inclusion in employment. The 2021 campaign theme is Engaging Talent in the Disability Inclusion Evolution which references the evolution of […]

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Media Release – Community Living Huntsville to Light It Up! for National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Diane Lupton, Manager, Community Supports, says Community Living Huntsville works with employees and employers to promote and support disability inclusion in the workplace. Photo by Community Living Huntsville. NORTH MUSKOKA – Community Living Huntsville will Light It Up! for National Disability Employment Awareness Month 2021 (NDEAM) in October. NDEAM is an annual campaign led by […]

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‘I’m not sitting down’: Huntsville’s Rex Malloy takes COVID-19 one step at a time

Rex Malloy (left), a Huntsville resident and advocate for people with developmental disabilities, and Kaitlyn Sword, a Direct Support Professional with Community Living Huntsville’s Supported Independent Living team, enjoy a walk to a public Huntsville park in September. Photo by Community Living Huntsville. What has Rex Malloy been doing to keep busy during the COVID-19 […]

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Save the Date! 2021 Annual General Meeting

Everyone welcome! Community Living Huntsville hosts its 2021 Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, October 19, from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM. Join this virtual meeting online through Zoom. For more information, and to reserve your spot, contact Lisa Du-Perre at 705-789-4543, ext. 269 or Lisa.Du-Perre@clhuntsville.ca. Inspiring Possibilities since 1962.

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Become a Community Living Huntsville Board Member in 2021!

Join our board! Community Living Huntsville’s volunteer board members champion inclusiveness for people with developmental disabilities to live work and play in unique and purposeful ways in North Muskoka. If you’re looking to make a difference, make it with Community Living Huntsville. Contact clh@clhuntsville.ca or 705-789-4543 for an application package today. Applications are preferred by […]

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Pre-Order Your ‘Inclusion is Elemental’ T-Shirts

The newest Community Living Huntsville T-shirt, which reads “Inclusion Is Elemental” using periodic table symbols, is now available to pre-order. Shirts are cotton. Cost is $25 each. Women’s sizes, available in S-2XL, are semi-fitted with cap sleeves. Men’s sizes, available in S-5XL, are classic fit. Curbside pickup is anticipated in late October. Funds raised will […]

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