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Share Your Opinion: Should Guelph/Wellington have a Family Support Network?

Looking to meet other families? Want to share ideas and resources? How about a fun night out with parents/caregivers who 'get it'?

A few parents of adults with developmental disabilities hope to launch a Family Support Network in Guelph/Wellington.

A Family Support Network is a group of family members and unpaid caregivers supporting a person wiht a developmental disability. The Network is peer-based and led by families.

What it does:

builds connection and friendships.
supports members through networking, education, and socializing.
connects members to opportunities, supports and information that help their family reach their goals.


Please click here to answer this quick survey by June 15, 2023.



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