Recent News - Community Living Ontario

Community Living Ontario’s Recommendations for Direct Funding for People Who Have Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Many stakeholders in Ontario have advocated for direct funding – where people manage and pay for their own supports rather...

04.Jan.2022

Learning from Direct funding in Alberta and British Columbia

Alberta and British Columbia have long-standing and well-developed direct funding programs for people who have an intellectual or developmental disability....

04.Jan.2022

Direct Funding In-Depth: Learning from New York State’s Self-Directed Services

New York State’s Self-Directed Services is a program that provides funding directly to people and families, so they can manage...

16.Dec.2021

The Importance of Our Autonomy

Volunteering with various organizations to flame the social change movement, Joyce Balaz has been advocating for persons living with disabilities...

24.Jun.2021

2021/2022 Call for Nominations

The Nomination Committee of Community Living Ontario is currently seeking candidates for election to the Board of Directors. Community Living...

23.Jun.2021

Position: The Right to Live in the Community

People First of Canada (PFC) believes that no person, regardless of disability, should live in any kind of situation that...

18.Jun.2021

Crystalizing the Case for Deinstitutionalization: Covid 19 and the Experiences of Persons with Disabilities

Crystalizing the Case for Deinstitutionalization: Covid 19 and the Experiences of Persons with Disabilities[i] From the London School of Economics...

10.Jun.2021

Bill 218: The Death of Memory

It was on or about May 20 that the Canadian Armed Forces submitted what has to be described as a...

04.Jun.2021

Aging in Place – We Have a Way to Go!

Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley is committed to sharing practices and processes that relate to success and enhancing people’s quality...

28.May.2021

Building a Full Life + a Home of One’s Own in the Community: Report Now Available

Building a Full Life + a Home of One’s Own in the Community is a new report from Community Living...

20.May.2021