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Board of Directors Recruitment 2021

Posted on: March 9th, 2021 by Margie McLean

KW Habilitation is looking for believers and supporters of our vision, mission, and new strategic pathway.  Are you our newest board member?  KW Hab is looking for candidates who have a range of diverse life experience and backgrounds.  People who bring strength and knowledge in a variety of sectors like finance, business, and legal.  Join […]

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Board of Directors Recruitment 2021

We’re Celebrating Pi Day!

Posted on: March 1st, 2021 by Margie McLean

  March 14 (3.14) is Pi Day and you’re invited to celebrate with us! We’ll be baking an APPLE CRUMBLE pie with instructors from our LEG Up! program and you’re invited to bake along!  There will also be trivia and games and a pie in the face…(maybe!!) Date:  March 12, 2021 Time: 4:00 pm – […]

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We’re Celebrating Pi Day!

50 Years at KW Hab: Breaking down barriers

Posted on: February 11th, 2021 by Margie McLean

We’re pleased to share this article written by Alex Kinsella for Communitech News.  Ann Bilodeau, executive director at KW Hab recently spoke with Alex about the history of KW Habilitation, our 50th anniversary, and our program KW Career Compass.  KWCC provides supports for people with barriers to employment while working with employers to create a […]

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50 Years at KW Hab: Breaking down barriers

50 Years at KW Hab, the 1980s

Posted on: February 5th, 2021 by Margie McLean

The 1980s at KW Hab was a decade of growth and change.  We expanded our inclusive living services and the supports we were able to provide to people with developmental disabilities. Searching through our archives, we have managed to save more documents than in previous decades and it has exciting to see old newsletters with […]

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50 Years at KW Hab, the 1980s

50 Years at KW Hab, the 1970s

Posted on: January 22nd, 2021 by Margie McLean

In the 1970s in Ontario, it was common for people with developmental disabilities to live in institutions.  In fact, the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services noted in 1976 that more than 10,000 people with developmental disabilities were provided with “residential care” in 16 facilities across the province.  The families that came together to […]

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50 Years at KW Hab, the 1970s

50 Years at KW Habilitation, our history before 1971.

Posted on: January 12th, 2021 by Margie McLean

Celebrating 50 years at KW Habilitation is an exciting accomplishment, but our history goes back even further than 1971.  We would not be able to properly honour our golden anniversary if we first didn’t mention the dedicated and hard-working group of parents who came together in the 1950s.  With concerns about their children’s needs, their […]

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50 Years at KW Habilitation, our history before 1971.

Give a Gift

Posted on: November 15th, 2020 by Margie McLean

As we quickly approach the Christmas Season, KW Habilitation is making plans to support many people through the holidays.  Each year friends and staff of KW Hab donate money to purchase gifts for adults who do not have a family to celebrate Christmas with.  In the past, we have raised funds for this initiative through […]

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Give a Gift

Thank You: Vidyard

Posted on: April 24th, 2020 by Margie McLean

It’s National Volunteer Week!  We are privileged to work with volunteers every single day at KW Habilitation as the volunteer program has become an essential part of our organization.  During national volunteer week, we will be recognizing some of the volunteers who have helped us come together with our community to inspire abilities and enrich the lives […]

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Thank You: Vidyard

Thank You: Ian

Posted on: April 24th, 2020 by Margie McLean

It’s National Volunteer Week!  We are privileged to work with volunteers every single day at KW Habilitation as the volunteer program has become an essential part of our organization.  During national volunteer week, we will be recognizing some of the volunteers who have helped us come together with our community to inspire abilities and enrich the lives […]

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Thank You: Ian

Operation Cover-Up

Posted on: April 23rd, 2020 by Margie McLean

It’s National Volunteer Week!  We are privileged to work with volunteers every single day at KW Habilitation as the volunteer program has become an essential part of our organization.  During national volunteer week, we will be recognizing some of the volunteers who have helped us come together with our community to inspire abilities and enrich the lives […]

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Operation Cover-Up