Ross Brubacher

Ross BrubacherEulogy for Ross Brubacher by Lorrie Brubacher, his sister • October 20, 2017

Thanks to the human heart by which we live,
Thanks to its tenderness, its joys, and fears,
To me the meanest flower that blows can give
Thoughts that do often lie too deep for tears. ~ Wordsworth Continue reading

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Mary McCormick, February 14, 1931 to September 29, 2017

It is with great sadness that we have lost one of our residents that has been with Elmira District Community Living for 31 years. Continue reading

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Reid Woods goes to Kate’s Park

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Ray Dietrich Fund Raiser

Cheque PresentationAt the beginning of September a Memorial BBQ was held in honour of Raymond Dietrich. Family, friends and community gathered to celebrate his life and legacy in support of inclusion and opportunity for all in our community. In honour of Raymond and his love for hockey, The Woolwich Sun Rays (his namesake team) was deemed the beneficiary of the proceeds raised. Thanks to our incredible community Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Housing

Creative housing for people with intellectual disabilities

Picture3Greg Bechard is an affordable housing entrepreneur and the executive director of Elmira Developmental Support Corporation. Over the last decade, with the support of his board of directors, Greg has developed a unique business model for affordable housing. The model blends student opportunities, community development and new technology. The result is Field of Dreams, an innovative approach to community living. Continue reading

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Jordyn ready for her first season with the Sunrays!

Jordyn

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Harold Albrecht MP came to visit Avenues Day Program

IMG_7983-c IMG_7985-cHarold Albrecht MP came to the Avenues Day Program on Thursday August 24th to visit with our Summer Students and individuals that work in our summer maintenance program.  Harold was interested in what they have accomplished over the summer and if they had any suggestions for the Canada Summer Job Program.

 

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Canada 150th Anniversary Award Recipients

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On August 1st our Federal Member of Parliament Harold Albrecht (Kitchener-Conestoga) and our Provincial Member of Parliament Michael Harris (Kitchener-Conestoga) celebrated Canada’s 150th Birthday in style at Castle Kilbride in Baden.  They honoured 150 citizens of the Kitchener-Conestoga Community for … Continue reading

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