Spark Change In Your Community
Joining Community Living Ontario's Campaign
Community Living Prince Edward has joined Community Living Ontario’s provincial campaign of ‘Spark Change In Your Community’.
More than 60 years ago a grassroots movement spread across the province that helped people and their families achieve greater understanding, respect and above all else, belonging. That energy, that spark was and continues to be the Community Living movement. And while this network helped change the mind-set of many communities — from segregation to inclusion — there’s another chapter of this story that must be written —
July 27, 2017
Over 120 students and nearly three dozen employers gathered at the Rotary Club of Picton Hall on Thursday for a little chat.
An employee-employer meet, great and strategy session entitled CHAT (Conversation to Help Align Teamwork) brought Grade 10-12 students from Prince Edward Collegiate Institute, Quinte Secondary and Nicholson Collegiate together with business owners and leaders in order to bridge gaps and help each side understand the other.
Lisa Rashotte of Community Living Prince Edward was one of the event’s organizers and she hoped to bridge several gaps that exist