PROVIDING SUPPORT & SERVICES TO MEET THE DIVERSE DEVELOPMENTAL NEEDS OF PEOPLE WITHIN OUR COMMUNITY

  • Building a Network of Support — A Q&A with Kaitlynn Gard

    Building a Network of Support — A Q&A with Kaitlynn Gard

    In the first of a series of Q&As on Doing Things Differently, we spoke with Kaitlynn Gard, the Pathways team lead with Community Living Brant. We inquire into the new ways in which Community Living Brant teams are engaging and collaborating with the community and each other to foster strong and connected communities. We explore the creative thinking that brings energy to the complexity of being and doing in community.

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  • Uncertainty Became Community at 2022 Symposium

    Uncertainty Became Community at 2022 Symposium

    At first, there was sitting in uncertainty. There were new challenging ideas. There was even some dissonance. We questioned a lot.

    As a result of the pandemic we hadn’t gathered in community for a very long time. As we began our 2022 Symposium, we had no idea who anyone was, who they were affiliated with, or where they came from.

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  • The Stone Soup of Community Development

    The Stone Soup of Community Development

    There are various versions of a fable that goes something like this: there is a community that lives in quiet disconnection, thinking it has nothing, until a stranger comes into town. He presents the only thing he has to offer to the community: a stone. Inspired, the community members offer what they have, a potato, garlic, some corn – and together the community sees it does have something! They can create a beautiful and rich broth with the gifts that each of them have to offer.

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  • LifeShare Connections Bring Joy to Life

    LifeShare Connections Bring Joy to Life

    In this Q&A-style interview, Anthony Lerno sat down with home provider, Patty, to discuss the impact that participating in the LifeShare program has had on her life. LifeShare is a program that allows participants to welcome into their home someone with…

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