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

Inspiring Possibilities

Human Resources Workshop: November 28
Inclusion Renfrew County is hosting a legal workshop for leaders on navigating key human resources challenges. The guest speaker is Cheryl Wiles Pooran of PooranLaw. The workshop runs from 9:00am to 4:30pm and will be held at Carefor Health & Community Services' Madawaska Room. The cost is $50 to attend. Click here for flyer.

459 Meals Ordered In Frozen Meals Fundraiser
Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley hosted a new fundraiser for the fall - frozen meals! In partnership with Griffith Farm & Market, a local farm-to-fork producer in Killaloe, 459 meals were ordered for just $7 each. Low sodium, low sugar and super tasty. From lasagna rolls to minestrone soup, chicken Alfredo and cabbage rolls, you will want to get in on this scrumptious opportunity. Meals Brochure and Order Form

Golf Tournament Raises Over $13,000

Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley held our annual golf tournament this year at Oaks of Cobden golf course. 102 golfers came out to support our event with money raised going to the Outcomes Fund. We wish to thank our sponsors and our golfers for helping make this day a success. We appreciate your efforts and contribution to Community Living. Read more here.

CLUOV Earns Provincial Leadership Award
ity Living Upper Ottawa Valley (CLUOV) has been awarded the Ontario Agencies Supporting Individuals with Special needs (OASIS) Member Leadership Award. The award recognizes an organization that demonstrates excellence, innovation and leadership in the developmental services sector. Follow these links to the press release and CLUOV's video message.

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.

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.