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From time to time, the Waterloo Region Family Network (WRFN) is asked to distribute information on behalf of third parties. WRFN provides general information to self-advocates and families of children with special needs. The information provided on this website is not a recommendation, referral or endorsement of any resource, therapeutic method, or service provider. WRFN is not responsible for any information or services provided by third parties. You are urged to use independent judgment when considering any resource.

 


 

Sawubona Africentric Circle of Support
Jan 11, 2022 7:00 PM Jun 28, 2022 8:30 PM
Are you caring for someone with special needs? Join this unique support group for Black Caregivers.
Free more info
Kinbridge-Soup's On Cooking Together/Walks
Kinbridge-Soup's On Cooking Together/Walks
Jan 20, 2022 9:00 AM Jun 02, 2022 11:00 AM
Free more info
Christian Horizons-Artshine Zoom Workshop
Christian Horizons-Artshine Zoom Workshop
Feb 02, 2022 6:00 PM Jul 28, 2022 7:00 PM
$90.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
Levant Arts-Introduction to Theater & Film
Levant Arts-Introduction to Theater & Film
Feb 22, 2022 4:00 PM May 10, 2022 8:00 PM
Learn acting for both Camera & Stage and the basics of filmmaking with instructors.
Free more info
CADDAC-Refocus: Reinforcing Executive Functioning with Optimism, Compassion, Understanding, and Support MST
CADDAC-Refocus: Reinforcing Executive Functioning with Optimism, Compassion, Understanding, and Support MST
Feb 23, 2022 7:00 PM May 04, 2022 8:30 PM
This program will provide parents and caregivers with important information about executive functioning and how it impacts children and teens with ADHD.
$75.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
Maplewoods Centre-PEERS social skills training
Mar 01, 2022 5:00 PM May 03, 2022 8:00 PM
Help your teen with Autism make friends!
$200.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
Fun Fearless Females-Stretch & Unwind
Mar 14, 2022 10:15 AM Jun 27, 2022 11:00 AM
Do you find yourself sitting more often, feeling anxious, low mood, or stressed? Gentle movement can help you feel better NOW!
$16.50 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
Fun Fearless Females-Building Self-Esteem
Mar 23, 2022 6:30 PM May 11, 2022 7:30 PM
A new series of Virtual Workshop!
$160.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Healthy Habits
KW Hab-Leg Up! Healthy Habits
Apr 04, 2022 10:00 AM Jun 06, 2022 12:00 PM
Each week you will explore different ways to enjoy a healthy life style in this person-centred course.
$255.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! How To In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! How To In-Person
Apr 04, 2022 1:00 PM Jun 06, 2022 3:00 PM
A How to...course.
$255.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Get Crackin' in the Kitchen In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! Get Crackin' in the Kitchen In-Person
Apr 04, 2022 4:00 PM Jun 06, 2022 6:00 PM
Join your Leg Up! friends to cook dinner and hangout! Choose the day that works for you, there are three course dates to choose from. Dessert is included!
$255.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Clay Building
KW Hab-Leg Up! Clay Building
Apr 05, 2022 10:00 AM Jun 07, 2022 12:00 PM
Get your hands dirty and learn how to build and create using clay.
$320.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Arts and Crafts In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! Arts and Crafts In-Person
Apr 05, 2022 1:00 PM Jun 07, 2022 3:00 PM
There is no greater joy in life than the joy of creating something. Come create at Leg Up! this spring.
$320.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Get Crackin' in the Kitchen In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! Get Crackin' in the Kitchen In-Person
Apr 05, 2022 4:00 PM Jun 07, 2022 6:00 PM
Join your Leg Up! friends to cook dinner and hangout! Choose the day that works for you, there are three course dates to choose from. Dessert is included!
$255.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! World of Science In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! World of Science In-Person
Apr 06, 2022 10:00 AM Jun 08, 2022 12:00 PM
Explore the World of Science in this 10-week course. We will explore the various disciplines we know as science with experiments, discussion and interactive activities.
$320.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Drama Club In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! Drama Club In-Person
Apr 06, 2022 1:00 PM May 11, 2022 3:00 PM
William Shakespeare said "All the world is a stage, and all men & women merely players". Join the Leg Up! Drama Club and step on to the stage.
$192.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Shake & Bake In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! Shake & Bake In-Person
Apr 06, 2022 1:00 PM Jun 08, 2022 3:00 PM
Come play a game & bake!
$32.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Get Crackin' in the Kitchen In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! Get Crackin' in the Kitchen In-Person
Apr 06, 2022 4:00 PM Jun 08, 2022 6:00 PM
Join your Leg Up! friends to cook dinner and hangout! Choose the day that works for you, there are three course dates to choose from. Dessert is included!
$255.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Book Club In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! Book Club In-Person
Apr 07, 2022 10:00 AM Jun 09, 2022 12:00 PM
Be a part of Book Club at Leg Up! and read Kaspar, Prince of Cars by Micheal Morpugo.
$337.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Relationship 101 In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! Relationship 101 In-Person
Apr 07, 2022 10:00 AM Jun 09, 2022 12:00 PM
Covid has been so hard on all of us. Let's remember how to make new friends and connections so you can embrace all that your community has to offer.
$320.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Arts and Crafts In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! Arts and Crafts In-Person
Apr 07, 2022 1:00 PM Jun 09, 2022 3:00 PM
There is no greater joy in life than the joy of creating something. Come create at Leg Up! this spring.
$320.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Spring Baking Virtual
KW Hab-Leg Up! Spring Baking Virtual
Apr 08, 2022 10:30 AM Jun 10, 2022 11:30 AM
$20.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
LDAWC-SOAR Jr: Grade7-9
LDAWC-SOAR Jr: Grade7-9
Apr 12, 2022 6:30 PM May 17, 2022 7:45 PM
Are you or your child in grades 7-9 with an LD or ADHD? Looking to prepare for the changes of high school? Sign up for SOAR!
$240.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
$180.00 (child) plus applicable taxes
more info
LDAWC-Social Skills Program
LDAWC-Social Skills Program
Apr 12, 2022 7:00 PM May 31, 2022 8:15 PM
For youth ages 11-14 this program assists in the development of social skills and social problem-solving strategies.
$260.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
$200.00 (child) plus applicable taxes
more info
LDAWC-Executive Skills Program
LDAWC-Executive Skills Program
Apr 13, 2022 6:30 PM Jun 01, 2022 7:30 PM
Does your child need to further develop one or more of the skills listed below?
? Planning
? Time Management
? Organization
? Task Initiation
? Impulse Control
? Sustained Attention
? Working Memory
? Self-Awareness
? Flexibility
? Perseverance Learning

$250.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
$207.99 (child) plus applicable taxes
more info
LDAWC-SOAR Sr: Gr11-12+
LDAWC-SOAR Sr: Gr11-12+
Apr 13, 2022 7:30 PM Jun 01, 2022 8:45 PM
Are you or your child in grades11-12+with an LD or ADHD? Looking to prepare for the changes of high school? Sign up for SOAR!

$260.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
$200.00 (child) plus applicable taxes
more info
LDAWC-Typing Program
LDAWC-Typing Program
Apr 14, 2022 6:30 PM Jun 02, 2022 8:00 PM
For students ages 7-13 who would like to learn/improve on their typing skills. Students with learning disabilities will be able to enable audio instructions that narrate text and provide helpful feedback. The font size and color of typing lessons can also be adjusted to meet students’ unique needs.
$260.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
$200.00 (child) plus applicable taxes
more info
Project READ-Get Set Learn
Project READ-Get Set Learn
Apr 19, 2022 12:00 AM Jun 28, 2022 12:00 AM
Get your family ready for school with this fun, free program! For parents and children ages birth to 4.
Free more info
F&CS-Trusting Loving Connections (Virtual)
F&CS-Trusting Loving Connections (Virtual)
Apr 20, 2022 10:00 AM Jun 22, 2022 11:30 AM
Caregivers only during the pandemic (Caregivers of children 0-12 years of age)


Free more info
CMHRT-Triple P program
CMHRT-Triple P program
Apr 20, 2022 6:00 PM Jun 08, 2022 7:30 PM
Parenting can be a stressful time at the best of times. Parenting during a pandemic is a whole lot harder. Positive Parenting can help.
Free more info
Triple P- Positive Parenting Program
Apr 20, 2022 6:00 PM Jun 08, 2022 7:30 PM
The Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) is an evidence-based 8-week group intervention that offers parents simple and practical parenting skills and strategies will return to virtual delivery
Free more info
KW Counselling Services-Parenting Now: Anger Management for Parents
KW Counselling Services-Parenting Now: Anger Management for Parents
Apr 20, 2022 6:30 PM May 04, 2022 7:30 PM
Parents feel angry sometimes. So do kids! Join other parents and learn how to
recognize your own anger patterns, model healthy ways of expressing anger, and
help your children learn to manage their emotions effectively.
$30.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
F&CS-Connect Group (IN Person)
F&CS-Connect Group (IN Person)
Apr 21, 2022 1:30 PM Jun 23, 2022 3:00 PM
Caregivers parenting youth between the ages of 13-17 years of age

Free more info
F&CS-Inspire (IN Person)
F&CS-Inspire (IN Person)
Apr 21, 2022 4:00 PM Jun 09, 2022 5:00 PM
Children/Youth 9-11 years of age

Free more info
CMHRT-Facing Fears Together group program
CMHRT-Facing Fears Together group program
Apr 21, 2022 4:30 PM May 26, 2022 6:00 PM
Anxiety is a normal part of life but it can be a problem when we experience it a lot, when it stops from doing fun and important things (making friends, speaking in class, getting your driver's license) or makes us feel upset and distressed.

Free more info
St. James' Anglican Church-Post Pandemic Support & Resiliency Program
Apr 24, 2022 1:00 PM May 15, 2022 2:00 PM
This FREE community program, will support children & youth (age5-17) in processing and healing from challenges faced during the pandemic or made worse by the pandemic.
Free more info
F&CS-Make the Connection 2 (Virtual)
F&CS-Make the Connection 2 (Virtual)
Apr 25, 2022 1:00 PM Jun 20, 2022 2:30 PM
Caregivers and their Children (12-24 months of age)

Free more info
F&CS-Circle of Security (Virtual)
F&CS-Circle of Security (Virtual)
Apr 25, 2022 1:30 PM Jun 20, 2022 3:00 PM
Caregivers of children ages 0-12

Free more info
F&CS-Circle of Security (IN Person)
F&CS-Circle of Security (IN Person)
Apr 26, 2022 10:00 AM Jun 14, 2022 11:30 AM
Caregivers of children ages 0-12

Free more info
F&CS-Mindful Kids (IN Person)
F&CS-Mindful Kids (IN Person)
Apr 26, 2022 4:00 PM Jun 07, 2022 5:00 PM
Kids 8-10 years old

Free more info
F&CS-Make the Connection 1 (IN Person)
F&CS-Make the Connection 1 (IN Person)
Apr 28, 2022 10:00 AM Jun 16, 2022 11:30 AM
Caregivers and their Children (Birth-12 months of age)
Free more info
WRFN-A New Chapter: Microboards-Basic Facts and Family Experiences
WRFN-A New Chapter: Microboards-Basic Facts and Family Experiences
May 03, 2022 7:30 PM May 03, 2022 9:30 PM
This group is for parents/caregivers interested in preparing for the future of their youth/adult family member with a lifelong disability.
Free more info
CWSDS-Wonder of Me
CWSDS-Wonder of Me
May 04, 2022 1:00 PM Jul 06, 2022 2:30 PM
Join us for a 10 week FREE virtual course all about self exploration and expression.
Free more info
Christian Horizons-Artshine Virtual Workshop
Christian Horizons-Artshine Virtual Workshop
May 04, 2022 6:00 PM May 25, 2022 7:00 PM
$75.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
May 05, 2022 3:00 PM May 05, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
Free more info
KW Counselling Services-Parenting Now: Let''s Talk About...Punishment or Discipline
KW Counselling Services-Parenting Now: Let''s Talk About...Punishment or Discipline
May 05, 2022 7:00 PM May 05, 2022 8:00 PM
Understand the impact of both discipline and punishment on the behaviour of
children and teens and learn positive discipline strategies.
Free more info
KW Counselling Services-Positive Parenting Conversation Series: Let's Talk About... Punishment or Discipline
KW Counselling Services-Positive Parenting Conversation Series: Let's Talk About... Punishment or Discipline
May 05, 2022 7:00 PM May 05, 2022 8:00 PM
Understand the impact of both discipline and punishment on the behaviour of
children and teens and learn positive discipline strategies.
Free more info
Community Living Ontario-Supporting People to Have Choice & Control in Community-Based Housing
Community Living Ontario-Supporting People to Have Choice & Control in Community-Based Housing
May 06, 2022 12:00 PM May 06, 2022 1:30 PM
There is a growing understanding that people supported by developmental service agencies can live in increasingly independent ways, and achieve greater health and quality of life as a result.
Free more info
Strong Minds, Strong Kids- Stress Lessons Grades 10-12 Training
Strong Minds, Strong Kids- Stress Lessons Grades 10-12 Training
May 06, 2022 12:30 PM May 06, 2022 3:00 PM
Stress Lessons is a comprehensive resource designed for educators, social service workers, caregivers, and parents who want to help youth develop resilience. Full of psychologically-sound strategies and tools, this resource will help teens develop resilience and positive coping skills.
$75.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
Strong Minds, Strong Kids- Stress Lessons Grades 7-9 Training
Strong Minds, Strong Kids- Stress Lessons Grades 7-9 Training
May 06, 2022 12:30 PM May 06, 2022 3:00 PM
Stress Lessons is a comprehensive resource designed for educators, social service workers, caregivers, and parents who want to help youth develop resilience. Full of psychologically-sound strategies and tools, this resource will help teens develop resilience and positive coping skills.
$75.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
SDRC-What's Next After High School
SDRC-What's Next After High School
May 09, 2022 1:00 PM May 09, 2022 2:30 PM
This workshop will look at the transition from high school to young adulthood and what options are available for kids looking to go to college or university, into the work force, and what community supports are available to young adults.
Free more info
CWSDS-Safety For Independent Living
CWSDS-Safety For Independent Living
May 09, 2022 6:00 PM May 12, 2022 7:00 PM
A personal safety course where people learn lifeskills that empower them to make safe choices and caring & respectful decisions in their everyday lives both online & offline.
$55.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
SDRC- Employment Supports
SDRC- Employment Supports
May 10, 2022 11:00 AM May 10, 2022 12:30 PM
Are you looking for information about the employment supports for yourself or young adult? Join us for our panel discussion about these supports.
Free more info
KW Counselling Services-Parenting Now: Strategies for Separated Parents
KW Counselling Services-Parenting Now: Strategies for Separated Parents
May 10, 2022 7:00 PM May 24, 2022 8:00 PM
This course focuses on strategies that will avoid your child being “stuck in the
middle”. Topics include children’s issues in divorce, managing anger, resolving
conflicts and effective communication. One or both parents can attend
$30.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
F&CS-Kids Have Stress Too (Virtual)
F&CS-Kids Have Stress Too (Virtual)
May 11, 2022 1:30 PM Jun 08, 2022 2:30 PM
For Parents of Preschool/Kindergarten age children

Free more info
KW Counselling Services-Parenting Now: Thinking or Reacting-Why does it matter?
KW Counselling Services-Parenting Now: Thinking or Reacting-Why does it matter?
May 11, 2022 7:00 PM May 11, 2022 8:00 PM
Learn why it matters that we learn how to manage our emotional reactions “in the
moment”, and gain some strategies for doing this.
Free more info
Christian Horizons-How To Be a Good Roommate Workshop
Christian Horizons-How To Be a Good Roommate Workshop
May 12, 2022 1:00 PM May 12, 2022 2:30 PM
Interactive virtual sessions with activities, discussions & videos.
Free more info
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
May 12, 2022 3:00 PM May 12, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
Free more info
Bridges to Belonging-Future Planning: Advanced Care Planning, Guardianship & Substitute Decision Maker
Bridges to Belonging-Future Planning: Advanced Care Planning, Guardianship & Substitute Decision Maker
May 12, 2022 6:30 PM May 12, 2022 8:30 PM
Free Webinar series...Learn from legal and financial specialists about important considerations in creating a safe and secure future for yourself or your loved one with a disability.
Free more info
P4P-Starting Strong in High School
P4P-Starting Strong in High School
May 12, 2022 7:00 PM May 12, 2022 8:00 PM
Starting high school is a big transition for every student. If you have a child with a disability, you can help them get off to a good start with intentional planning and coordination.
Free more info
EAF-2022 Direct Support Person Conference
EAF-2022 Direct Support Person Conference
May 13, 2022 9:00 AM May 14, 2022 12:30 PM
Join us for A Future of Hope, Relationships and Community, a conference presented by Extend-A-Family Waterloo Region, on May 13 and 14, 2022.

$80.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
CWSDS-Safety For Independent Living
CWSDS-Safety For Independent Living
May 16, 2022 6:00 PM May 19, 2022 7:00 PM
A personal safety course where people learn lifeskills that empower them to make safe choices and caring & respectful decisions in their everyday lives both online & offline.
$55.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
The 2022 Child & Youth Trauma Symposium
May 17, 2022 1:30 PM May 17, 2022 4:00 PM
C.A.R.E Parenting Program-Childhood Anxiety and Regulation of Emotions Research Group
$20.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
DSO-Bricks and Mortar: Exploring Your Home Ownership Options
DSO-Bricks and Mortar: Exploring Your Home Ownership Options
May 17, 2022 2:00 PM May 17, 2022 3:30 PM
Join a DSO Housing Navigator for a free virtual presentation on various types of home ownership options and resources.
Free more info
Brightside ABA Services-Job Readiness
Brightside ABA Services-Job Readiness
May 17, 2022 3:30 PM Aug 16, 2022 4:30 PM
Topics to be included:
-Resume writing
-Social skills on the job
-Interview skills
$710.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
WRFN- Planning a Successful Transition to Post-Secondary School for Students with an Individual Education Plan (IEP)
WRFN- Planning a Successful Transition to Post-Secondary School for Students with an Individual Education Plan (IEP)
May 17, 2022 6:30 PM May 17, 2022 8:30 PM
The transition to post-secondary from high school can be full of big changes and challenges. We want to support you and your high school student and get them set up for a successful transition!
Free more info / register
P4P-Introduction to the RDSP
P4P-Introduction to the RDSP
May 18, 2022 12:00 PM May 18, 2022 1:00 PM
Learn about the RDSP, a made-in Canada, long-term savings vehicle designed specifically for individuals who have a disability.
Free more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Spring Photography In-Person
KW Hab-Leg Up! Spring Photography In-Person
May 18, 2022 1:00 PM Jun 08, 2022 3:00 PM
Head outside with your phones/cameras! You will explore the Leg Up! neighborhood in search of the perfect photo and see how spring is shaping up in the neighborhood.
$128.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
Brightside ABA Services-Flexible Thinkers
Brightside ABA Services-Flexible Thinkers
May 18, 2022 4:30 PM Aug 17, 2022 5:30 PM
Topics to be included:
-Flexibility
-Self-regulation
-Perspective taking and many more...

$710.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
DWG FASD-3rd Annual FASD Conference SPECIAL Parents Night
May 18, 2022 6:30 PM May 18, 2022 8:30 PM
An intimate session offered to parents and caregivers with guest speaker Tanya Eichler.
Free more info
DWG FASD-3rd Annual FASD Conference
May 19, 2022 9:00 AM May 19, 2022 4:00 AM
Understanding and Supporting Mental Health and Mental Wellness
$10.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
$40.00 (child) plus applicable taxes
more info
DSO-Technology to Support Independence
DSO-Technology to Support Independence
May 19, 2022 10:00 AM May 19, 2022 11:00 AM
Join a DSO Housing Navigator for a virtual presentation on various types of technological
assistance available today and how it might be used to support independence.
Free more info
KW Counselling Services-Temper Taming Together for Parents of Preschool Children
KW Counselling Services-Temper Taming Together for Parents of Preschool Children
May 19, 2022 10:00 AM Jun 02, 2022 11:00 AM
Temper Taming Together is a program that helps parents and children understand and manage BIG
EMOTIONS. This series of 3, one-hour sessions is designed specifically for parents of pre-school aged children (birth - 5).
Free more info
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
May 19, 2022 3:00 PM May 19, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
Free more info
Community Living Ontario-Creating Partnerships to Support Transition-Age Youth
Community Living Ontario-Creating Partnerships to Support Transition-Age Youth
May 20, 2022 12:00 PM May 20, 2022 1:30 PM
Organizations across the province are finding that youth transitioning into adult developmental services are in need of intensive cross-sectoral supports. Many young adults are facing systems that simply don’t meet their needs. As a result, they are experiencing a high risk of negative outcomes.

Free more info
Strong Minds, Strong Kid- Kids Have Stress Too! Grades 1-3 Training
Strong Minds, Strong Kid- Kids Have Stress Too! Grades 1-3 Training
May 20, 2022 12:30 PM May 20, 2022 3:00 PM
This research-based program is built on an experiential learning approach and provides you with practical, developmentally appropriate, engaging activities for students in grades one to six. Its aim is to help educators, social service workers, caregivers, and parents create teachable moments to introduce stress management strategies and build emotional resiliency.
$75.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
Strong Minds, Strong Kid- Kids Have Stress Too! Grades 4-6 Training
Strong Minds, Strong Kid- Kids Have Stress Too! Grades 4-6 Training
May 20, 2022 12:30 PM May 20, 2022 3:00 PM
This research-based program is built on an experiential learning approach and provides you with practical, developmentally appropriate, engaging activities for students in grades one to six. Its aim is to help educators, social service workers, caregivers, and parents create teachable moments to introduce stress management strategies and build emotional resiliency.
$75.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Wooden Planter Box with Plants
KW Hab-Leg Up! Wooden Planter Box with Plants
May 25, 2022 6:00 PM May 25, 2022 8:00 PM
Stain and stencil a wood Planter Box and then plant some annuals in the box that you can watch grow all summer (boxes are 10”x5”)
$32.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
WRFN School Issues Support Group
WRFN School Issues Support Group
May 25, 2022 7:00 PM May 25, 2022 8:30 PM
Do you have questions or concerns about school issues for your child/youth with special needs?
Free more info
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
May 26, 2022 3:00 PM May 26, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
Free more info
P4P-The Henson Trust & Trustee Considerations
P4P-The Henson Trust & Trustee Considerations
May 26, 2022 7:00 PM May 26, 2022 8:00 PM
Many families are unaware that the Henson Trust was initially conceived by a father trying to protect and plan for his daughter with a disability. Leonard Henson was a father and a true hero. As a result of his efforts, the Henson Trust has become an important tool that not only safeguards ODSP benefits, but secures great flexibility around estate planning.
Free more info
WWDSS Evening Speaker Series-Putting the Pieces Together Toward Independence in Self Care and Life Skills
May 26, 2022 7:00 PM May 26, 2022 9:00 PM
This is a workshop designed for families who would like to learn more about fostering self help skills in their loved ones with Down syndrome. Speaker, Sheri Martin, strongly believes in the importance of teaching building blocks of many skills to create a firm foundation upon which those skills can be developed. The building blocks featured in this workshop can be applied to self care skills for any age group. Sheri will also touch on life skills such as taking the bus and money concepts.
$5.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
$15.00 (child) plus applicable taxes
more info
Community Living Ontario-Supporting People Who Have a Developmental Disability to Age in Place
Community Living Ontario-Supporting People Who Have a Developmental Disability to Age in Place
May 27, 2022 12:00 PM May 27, 2022 1:30 PM
More than 2,000 adults who have a developmental disability are living in long-term care facilities in Ontario, and nearly 600 are under age 60. The long-term care system often lacks the capacity to support people in this population.

Free more info
Strong Minds, Strong Kids- Kids Have Stress Too! Preschool, Kindergarten and Parent Program Training
Strong Minds, Strong Kids- Kids Have Stress Too! Preschool, Kindergarten and Parent Program Training
May 27, 2022 12:30 PM May 27, 2022 3:00 PM
This program provides a comprehensive introduction to key aspects of early childhood and brain development, as well as the crucial role caregivers and educators, play in helping children learn effective stress-management strategies. This program contains practice and curriculum-based strategies to help young children learn how to manage stress.
$100.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
KW Counselling Services-Positive Parenting Conversation Series: Let's Talk About... Connected Dads
KW Counselling Services-Positive Parenting Conversation Series: Let's Talk About... Connected Dads
Jun 01, 2022 7:00 PM Jun 01, 2022 8:00 PM
Dads play a unique, important and changing role in their families today. Join us to learn
about child development and parenting skills. Build upon your strengths and potential to
become the best dad you can be! For fathers only.
Free more info
Christian Horizons-How To Be a Good Roommate Workshop
Christian Horizons-How To Be a Good Roommate Workshop
Jun 02, 2022 1:00 PM Jun 23, 2022 2:30 PM
Interactive virtual sessions with activities, discussions & videos.
Free more info
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
Jun 02, 2022 3:00 PM Jun 02, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
Free more info
FASD Waterloo Region- FASD Fundamentals for Caregivers
FASD Waterloo Region- FASD Fundamentals for Caregivers
Jun 02, 2022 6:30 PM Jun 16, 2022 8:00 PM
A three-part training for caregivers supporting individuals with FASD.
Free more info
KW Hab-Leg Up! Pizza and Movie Night
KW Hab-Leg Up! Pizza and Movie Night
Jun 03, 2022 5:00 PM Jun 03, 2022 8:00 PM
Make some pizza with your LEG Up! friends and watch a movie together on the big screen!
$32.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
more info
P4P-Money Talks: Accessing Financial Resources for your Child with a Disability
P4P-Money Talks: Accessing Financial Resources for your Child with a Disability
Jun 07, 2022 7:00 PM Jun 07, 2022 8:00 PM
As parents of a young child with a disability, we have no idea what the future will bring.
What supports will my child need and what resources will be available in the future?
Will my child be able to support themselves as an adult?
Where will they live and what will they need to live on their own?
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WRFN-A New Chapter: Self Care-Beyond the Bubblebath
WRFN-A New Chapter: Self Care-Beyond the Bubblebath
Jun 07, 2022 7:30 PM Jun 07, 2022 9:30 PM
This group is for parents/caregivers interested in preparing for the future of their youth/adult family member with a lifelong disability.
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WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
Jun 09, 2022 3:00 PM Jun 09, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
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KW Counselling Services-Parenting Now: From Argument to Agreement
KW Counselling Services-Parenting Now: From Argument to Agreement
Jun 09, 2022 7:00 PM Jun 09, 2022 8:00 PM
Bedtime. Chores. Homework. Sibling bickering. These and other challenges with your
children can bring you to the boiling point. This strategy-packed workshop will give
some ideas for handling this conflict with your children.

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P4P-Introduction to the RDSP
P4P-Introduction to the RDSP
Jun 13, 2022 3:00 PM Jun 13, 2022 4:00 PM
Learn about the RDSP, a made-in Canada, long-term savings vehicle designed specifically for individuals who have a disability.
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KW Hab-Leg Up! Summer Wreath
KW Hab-Leg Up! Summer Wreath
Jun 15, 2022 6:00 PM Jun 15, 2022 8:00 PM
Create a Summer Wreath on a round, wood disc with paint, stencil, ribbon and faux florals.
$32.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
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WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
Jun 16, 2022 3:00 PM Jun 16, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
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KW Hab-Leg Up! Clay Wall Planter
KW Hab-Leg Up! Clay Wall Planter
Jun 21, 2022 1:00 PM Jun 21, 2022 3:00 PM
Get your hands dirty and build a Clay Wall Planter then take home some paints and paint it when the
clay dries.
$32.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
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WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
Jun 23, 2022 3:00 PM Jun 23, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
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WRFN School Issues Support Group
WRFN School Issues Support Group
Jun 29, 2022 7:00 PM Jun 29, 2022 8:30 PM
Do you have questions or concerns about school issues for your child/youth with special needs?
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WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
Jun 30, 2022 3:00 PM Jun 30, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
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Salvation Army Camp-Overnight Adventure Camp
Salvation Army Camp-Overnight Adventure Camp
Jul 04, 2022 12:00 AM Jul 08, 2022 12:00 AM
Includes 5 days/4 nights, meals, activities and transportation to and from camp.
$260.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
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WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
Jul 07, 2022 3:00 PM Jul 07, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
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Brightside ABA Services-Transition to High School
Brightside ABA Services-Transition to High School
Jul 12, 2022 2:00 PM Aug 25, 2022 3:00 PM
Topics to be included:
-Time management
-Working in groups
-Organizational skills
-Bullying
-Hygiene
-Money handling
$710.00 (adult) plus applicable taxes
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WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
Jul 14, 2022 3:00 PM Jul 14, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
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WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
Jul 21, 2022 3:00 PM Jul 21, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
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WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
WRFN-Coffee Club Zoom Edition
Jul 28, 2022 3:00 PM Jul 28, 2022 4:00 PM
Coffee Club is a drop-in group for individuals 16 and older who are looking to build community through planned social activities.
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