“Mourning After”~ A SUPPORT GROUP for Seniors Coping with Personal Loss

South-East Ottawa Community Health Centre, in conjunction with Bereaved Families of Ontario, offers bereavement support groups for seniors. This group is designed to assist both men and women in working through the loss of a spouse, a child or other close family member with the support of a peer group who are facing similar circumstances. Honest sharing, confidentiality and mutual …

Community & Home Support Services

2 positions available: 1 Full-time and 1 Half-time  Annualised 08/09 Salary Range tops at $44,996 (35 hour work week), excellent benefit package Joining a team of three Service Coordinators, coordinates home support services for seniors and adults with physical disabilities. Responsibilities include: client assessments, information & referral, advocacy, recruiting and interviewing home support workers/volunteers and linking them with clients, monitoring …

STILL WAITING FOR THAT SPECIAL BUS

An inspiring and unforgettable one-man play on love, and the perils of accessible transportation. Written and performed by Alan Shain, a talented actor, writer, stand-up comic, and disability activist. When: Tuesday, November 27, 2007 7:00-9:00 p.m.Where: Emmanuel United Church, 691 Smyth RdCost: $10.00 per person. Includes refreshments at intermission. Friends and Family of LunchAbility are all welcome!

LunchAbility – Fall Colours, Picnic and Nature Walk

Fod adults 18-59 with physical disabilities. Enjoy the beautiful colours of fall with a picnic and stroll along the fully accessible Sarsaparilla Trail! When:Tuesday, September 18, 200712:00-3:00 pm Where: Sarsaparilla TrailP7 on Richmond Rd(the grounds include a large accessible outhouse, benches along the trail, and accessible gazebo and picnic tables). For Paratranspo users please request Sarsaparilla Trail or P7 (Richmond Rd …

LunchAbility & Leisure, LunchAbility Out and About, SociAbility Summer Schedule

FREE Summer Workshops open to the public! 1) June 27, 10-11:30am Personal Safety – Assertiveness and Awareness  2) July 4, 10-11:30am Personal Safety – Safety Strategies  3) July 11, 10am-12pm The importance of CPR and what to do in an Emergency Situation  4) July 18, 10-11:30am The Effects of Parkinson’s  5) July 25, 10am-12pm Palliative Care: Support and Resources  All are held at South-East Ottawa …