Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley894 Pembroke Street West
Pembroke, Ontario K8A 5P8
Phone: 613-735-0659
Fax: 613-735-1373
info@communitylivingupperottawavalley.ca

Inspiring Possibilities

CLUOV Earns Provincial Leadership Award
Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley (CLUOV) has been awarded a prestigious honour from the Ontario Agencies Supporting Individuals with Special needs (OASIS). The Member Leadership Award recognizes an organization that demonstrates excellence, innovation and leadership in the developmental services sector, and best exemplifies the interests and mission of OASIS. Community Living was recognized for their collaboration, partnerships and professionalism which has proved an inspiration to others. Follow these links to the
press release and CLUOV's video message.


Random Acts of Kindness
We have officially kicked-off our 60th Anniversary by performing "Random Acts of Kindness" in the community. See what we have been up to! You might recognize some of these initiatives, and you might even be a beneficiary of one of our random acts! Follow these links to Track the Random Acts
and see photos!


Spring 2018 Newsletter Now Available
Community Living's spring newsletter is now available! This issue includes information on our new employment service, some provincial events we have been involved with and what we're up to as part of our 60th anniversary celebrations.
Click here for the newsletter - it's a fast, free download and we encourage you to share it with others.

Resources You Should Know About

Partners For Planning Resource Network
We know that planning for a person living with a disability takes effort and intention. From relationship building to school transitions, community involvement, financial objectives and more, very little happens without planning. The Planning Network helps you navigate each step and life stage, empowering you with all the right tools and inspiration along the way. Read more.

Estate Planning Guide
People who have a disability and their families now have an online, comprehensive toolkit available to them as they consider their financial objectives and obligations.

Passport Funding Program
Passport helps adults with a developmental disability to participate in their communities. It also helps caregivers of an adult with a developmental disability take a break from their caregiving responsibilities.

Supports & Services
Community Living offers supports and services that include LifeShare, Group Living, Community Options, Supported Independent Living and Community Respite.

LifeShare
Through LifeShare, Ontario families can offer a safe and nurturing environment for adults with developmental disabilities). Click on the video (left) for a short one-minute preview of LifeShare. Then, visit our Lifeshare page for more information, or watch the 10-minute video of real-life Ontario stories to see if this is something you could offer.

Corporate Video

Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley Executive Director, Chris Grayson, talks about the organization from the standpoint of client service, employment opportunities and community involvement.

We work hard to inspire possibilities at Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley and while this video shows only a part of this rewarding organization, it helps give people some insight into this vital community asset.

Video produced by Beck Media.