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Wednesday, September 12, 2018
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Community Living Ontario Council Meeting (Aurora)
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Community Living Ontario Board Meeting (Markham A&B)
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Provincial Executive Directors Group (PEDG) Annual Meeting (Vaughan Hall)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Council Lunch  (Aurora)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PEDG / Board Lunch  (Vaughan Hall)
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm Council Meeting  (Aurora)
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm PEDG / Board Meeting  (Vaughan Hall)
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Council Dinner  (Stouffville)
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm PEDG / Board Reception and Dinner (Thornhill)
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Community Living Ontario's 65th Annual General Meeting (Grand York Ballroom)
9:30 pm - 11:00 pm Welcome reception with Big Star Karaoke (Grand York Foyer)
  Pre-Conference Sessions
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Community Connections - The Journey of Belonging  (King City)
Matthew Kennedy – Upriver Media Inc., Kim Humphrey – Kenora Association for Community Living
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm From Client to Citizen: Health Equity Begins at Home  (King City)
Rebecca Beayni, Anna Bruno and Carolyn Fast – Partners for Planning
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Ensuring Access to Community Support  (King City)
Gordon Kyle – Community Living Ontario
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - Conference Begins
7:00 am - 8:30 am Conference Breakfast (Grand York Ballroom)
8:30 am - 10:00 am Welcome / Keynote Speaker, Doug Griffiths, 13 Ways to Kill Your Community (Grand York Ballroom)
10:00 am - 10:30 am Coffee Break / Exhibitors (Grand York Foyer)
10:30 am - 11:15 am Doug Griffiths, Pathways to Success (Grand York Ballroom)
11:15 am - 12:00 pm Community Living Ontario Achievement Awards (Grand York Ballroom)
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch / Exhibitors (Grand York Foyer)
1:30 pm - 2:45 pm Concurrent Workshops (various locations)
Keenan Wellar, LiveWorkPlay and Maurice Voisin – South-East Grey Support Services
Navigating Life…Real Stories from Real People Living with a Developmental Disability (Markham A)
David Hill and Mark Anderson – The New Vision Advocates
Vicky Pearson – Community Living London / The New Vision Advocates
Employment: The Gold Standard for Social Inclusion – Focus on Youth  (Aurora)
Joe Dale – Ontario Disability Employment Network, Derek Roy – Community Living Essex County
  As Families Learn Together: A Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins with a Single Step  (Vaughan East)
Sue McLellan, Ginette Cormier and Marilyn Forster Lo Turco – Families and Janet Klees – Durham Family Resources
Everybody, All the Time!  (Vaughan West)
Lisa Kitchener – Community Living Mississauga
Jennifer Cowie Bonne and Lisa Boyce-Gonsalves – City of Mississauga
  Co-Design: A Powerful Co-Creation Process Taking Hold in Human Services  (Stouffville)
Janeen Halliwell, MA and Jennifer Friesen – People Minded Business Inc.
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm
Coffee Break / Exhibitors (Grand York Foyer)
3:15 pm - 4:30 pm Concurrent Workshops (various locations)
A Foundation for the Future  (Vaughan East)
Chris Grayson and Tina Williams – Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley
Journey to Assertiveness  (Stouffville)
Brant Mawdsley – Council of Community Living Ontario/Simcoe Community Services
  All About Working and ODSP  (Vaughan West)
Kelly Thomas – Ministry of Community and Social Services and Tori Johnston – EARN Employment Services
  Walking with Jane: Mapping Community, Building Relationships and Roles  (Markham A)
Sara Collyer and Rishia Burke – Community Living Brant
  Creating Impactful Organizations in a Time of Change  (Aurora)
David Chalmers – Ryerson University / Nexus Human Capital
Better Outcomes, Brighter Futures: Improving Outcomes for Adults with a Developmental Disability Through Innovation and Collaboration  (Thornhill)
Rupert Gordon – Asst. Dep. Minister, Community and Development Services Division (MCCSS) and Dr. Yona Lunsky – Director of H-CARDD, Senior Scientist at CAMH
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Reception (Cash Bar) (Grand York Foyer)
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dinner and Guest Speaker Luca "Lazylegz" Patuelli (Grand York Ballroom)
8:30 pm - Midnight Dance with DJ Raptor Marc (Grand York Ballroom)
Friday, September 14, 2018
7:00 am - 8:30 am Conference Breakfast (Grand York Ballroom)
8:30 am - 9:45 am Council Elections (Grand York Ballroom)
8:30 am - 9:45 am Concurrent Workshops (various locations)
A 21st-Century Person Directed Infrastructure  (Markham A)
Lisa Foster – Community Living Thunder Bay, Roz Vincent-Haven – Ontario Independent Facilitation Network, Lynda Kahn – Developmental Services Housing Task Force / Ontario Independent Facilitation Network
Our Time, Our Voice (Thornhill)
Adam Ridout-Arkell, Kitty Peguese, Paul Pinsonneault and Katelyn Weidman – Community Living Windsor  (Thornhill)
Up and Away  (Vaughan East)
Nancy Forgrave – Bruce Peninsula Hospice, Laura Balint – Bruce Peninsula Association for Community Living
  Microboards 101: Securing Your Future Plan  (Vaughan West)
Brendon Pooran and Cheryl Wiles Pooran – PooranLaw Professional Corporation
  Students and Employers CHAT About Jobs!  (Aurora)
Lisa Rashotte and Johanne Strome – Community Living Prince Edward
9:45 am - 10:15 am Coffee Break (Various locations)
10:15 am - 11:30 am Concurrent Workshops (various locations)
The Housing Task Force Final Report  (Thornhill) Ron Pruessen – Developmental Services Housing Task Force and Lynda Kahn – Developmental Services Housing Task Force / Ontario Independent Facilitation Network
  Securing the Right to Make Your Own Decisions  (Vaughan East)
Gordon Kyle – Community Living Ontario
  Together in TECH  (Vaughan West)
Julie LaSorda and Shelbey Pillon – Community Living Essex County
  Relationships and You: Sexual Health, Education, Community  (Markham A)
Tracey O’Regan – Community Living Toronto, Linda Ger-Walters and Deanna Djos – Relationship Group Coordinators
  Engaging Communities, Advancing Inclusion and Opportunities  (Aurora)
Ritu Singarayer, Kamal Grewal and Ada Lau – Community Living York South
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Closing Remarks and Lunch (Grand York Ballroom)
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Community Living Ontario Board Meeting (Markham A&B)
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