Upcoming Events

Webinar Invitation: Government Benefits for Special Needs

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Our friends at Community Living London are teaming up with Disability specialist Kenneth Pope, to discuss family needs, as well as provincial and federal benefits.

We are delighted to invite you to this live Webinar and Q&A session. Disability specialist  Kenneth Pope will discuss family needs and provincial and federal benefits.

Need Advice on Your Family’s Disability Situation?

During the webinar, Ken often takes questions from participants and offers specific advice. If you would like your family’s situation addressed or have a particular question, we may be able to answer it at the webinar.

Learn about:
• Changes in ODSP and how they affect you.
• Increased ODSP asset limit from $5000 to $40,000
• Increased ODSP gift limit from $6000 to $10,000
• How families with children with special needs can benefit from the caregiver tax credit now that it has changed
• RDSPs and how they can grow to $400,000
• Recent tax changes affecting trusts and estates and how to navigate through them.

Choose your date: For your convenience, the 1.5 hour webinar is offered on Thurs. May 3rd @12pm OR Sat. May 5th @10am

Please click below to register for your preferred date. This registration is hosted by Community Living London and Kenneth Pope, and is not run by Community Living Guelph Wellington.

May 3rd webinar: Register here (link will redirect you).

May 5th webinar: Register here (link will redirect you).

National Volunteer Week

Celebrate with us National Volunteer Week

April 15-21, 2018

National Volunteer Week is a time to recognize, celebrate and thank all of Community Living Guelph Wellington’s amazing Volunteers!

For more information on what CLGW is doing during National Volunteer Week please visit our Facebook page for posts and stories on our volunteers. https://www.facebook.com/CLGuelphWell/

Spring Fashion Show

Spring Fashion Show

Monday, April 23, 2018
Holody Centre for Sports and Recreation (ARC gym)
Admission: $5.00 plus donation to GAP, available at the door
Show starts at 6:30 p.m.

Jersey Day

Communities supporting communities! We’re proud to join other Canadians for #JerseyDay – standing with #HumboldtBroncos

Parents’ Night Out

With generous support from the Guelph Community Foundation, Facilitation Wellington Dufferin is pleased to host a dinner and presentation for family members of adult children who have a developmental disability:
YOU—Strong, Centred and Connected

We all want a good life. For our loved ones. For ourselves. But it takes energy, stamina and community to make it happen. Especially over the long run. The better you’re doing, the more you have to give. Time for a night to focus on YOU.

Learn easy, practical, and proven ways to improve your health, mental health and supports. Meet other fabulous parents who “get it.” Join us for a fun night of delicious food, great company and fresh ideas on self-care.

P.S. There WILL be chocolate!

Monday, 7th May 2018, 5pm – Italian Canadian Club, 135 Ferguson St, Guelph.

For more information, see https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/you-strong-centred-and-connected-parents-night-out-tickets-44113791538