CILT is hiring!

The Centre for Independent Living in Toronto is currently looking to fill the following position:

Senior Manager of Independent Living Programs

This position is responsible for personnel issues, staff development and managing all Independent Living Programs other than the Direct Funding Program. It is also the primary back-up to the Executive Director.

Senior Manager Independent Living Programs – Word Version

Senior Manager Independent Living Programs – PDF version

Closing date: March 14th, 2018 or until suitable candidates are found

Direct Funding is now hiring!

ERDCO’s Diabetes Peer Leader Program

Type 2 Diabetes is a serious disease that can be prevented!  Join ERDCO for a FREE 6-week program about Type 2 Diabetes Prevention.

– Find out if you are at risk – Screening
– Get ideas to be more active and live with less stress
– Take part in an accessible yoga session

Where: TOBIAS HOUSE:  511 – 695 Coxwell Avenue, Toronto
Coxwell Subway station
When: Wednesdays from 11:30 am to 2:30pm – January 10 to February 10, 2018

If requested, attendant care, ASL interpretation, and childminding are provided.  TTC tokens, materials, and prizes provided, including a Gift Card upon completion of the program.  Registration is required at or online at their Eventbrite page.

You can find more information on the flyer below:

ERDCO Diabetes Prevention Workshop 2018



NEW Abuse Hotline

Abuse Hotline created for people labelled with intellectual disabilities living in Ontario.

According to the Ministry, “Each call will be investigated and the appropriate action will be taken”

*Please note that this new line is in no way a substitute for situations where a 911 call is required*

There are several ways to report abuse:

TEL: 1-800-575-2222


TTY: 416-916-0549

Toll Free: 1-844-309-1025

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