55 Wyndham St N Unit T28 Guelph, ON N1H 7T8
1-519-826-9056

Calendar

Sep
17
Tue
Learning Day Program
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Learning Day Program

Our team of Life Skills Educators deliver a quality curriculum-based program built on pillars of Self-Awareness, Self-Management, and Self-Advocacy/Expression.
Program content includes: meal planning and grocery shopping; meal preparation and safe food handling; routines for maintaining a clean and safe living space; group fitness and personal training delivered in the centre’s gym; literacy comprehension and critical analysis; social scripts for professional and personal social interactions; sexual education; financial literacy; maths and sciences; and employment readiness training.
Another important focus of our program is community engagement, reducing social isolation and improving professional and social networks. Participants become empowered, contributing members of society through community involvement opportunities such as: paid positions to set-up/take-down Friday Noon Hour Concert and Wednesday Downtown Market in partnership with the Downtown Guelph Business Association; volunteer roles of packing Garden Fresh Boxes and setting up the accessible Tuesday Food Market in partnership with THE SEED Community Food Project; and maintenance of The Making-Box comedy hub in exchange for improvisation lessons.
Interested in joining us or finding out more about this program?
Call 519 826 9056 or email [email protected]
Boxes of Hearts – Social Enterprise and Employment Readiness Program @ Community of Hearts, Lifelong Learning Centre
Sep 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Our social enterprise program runs Tuesday evenings & Saturday mornings and gives adults with developmental exceptionalities the opportunity to gain job training through community based employment training at Community of Hearts Lifelong Learning Centre.
Workers gain the following skills: increased concentration & focus on job tasks; further development of receptive language; increased competence for following instructions; learning to abide by Health & Safety regulations; independence & confidence on the job.

Along with gaining job experience, the participants receive a portion of the proceeds from their products!

Contact us at [email protected] or 519 826 9056 to sign up!

Sep
18
Wed
Learning Day Program
Sep 18 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Learning Day Program

Our team of Life Skills Educators deliver a quality curriculum-based program built on pillars of Self-Awareness, Self-Management, and Self-Advocacy/Expression.
Program content includes: meal planning and grocery shopping; meal preparation and safe food handling; routines for maintaining a clean and safe living space; group fitness and personal training delivered in the centre’s gym; literacy comprehension and critical analysis; social scripts for professional and personal social interactions; sexual education; financial literacy; maths and sciences; and employment readiness training.
Another important focus of our program is community engagement, reducing social isolation and improving professional and social networks. Participants become empowered, contributing members of society through community involvement opportunities such as: paid positions to set-up/take-down Friday Noon Hour Concert and Wednesday Downtown Market in partnership with the Downtown Guelph Business Association; volunteer roles of packing Garden Fresh Boxes and setting up the accessible Tuesday Food Market in partnership with THE SEED Community Food Project; and maintenance of The Making-Box comedy hub in exchange for improvisation lessons.
Interested in joining us or finding out more about this program?
Call 519 826 9056 or email [email protected]
Survival Cooking @ Community of Hearts, Lifelong Learning Centre
Sep 18 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

 

 

Survival Cooking! 

Explore ways to safely and independently prepare nutritious single serve meals!

Our Survival Cooking courses give you the tools and freedom to be independent in the kitchen! With the support of a Life Skills Educator, visual cookbook and colour coded measuring tools, cooking essential meals has never been easier! In Survival Cooking you will learn to cook your dinner with the group, enjoy the meal together with friends and gain kitchen confidence to cook for yourself!

 

Wednesdays;

3:30pm – 5:30pm

Sept 4th – Oct 23rd

Fee: $200  ( Passport Funding Friendly)

 

Email us at [email protected] to register for the next session!

 

 

 

Sep
19
Thu
Learning Day Program
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Learning Day Program

Our team of Life Skills Educators deliver a quality curriculum-based program built on pillars of Self-Awareness, Self-Management, and Self-Advocacy/Expression.
Program content includes: meal planning and grocery shopping; meal preparation and safe food handling; routines for maintaining a clean and safe living space; group fitness and personal training delivered in the centre’s gym; literacy comprehension and critical analysis; social scripts for professional and personal social interactions; sexual education; financial literacy; maths and sciences; and employment readiness training.
Another important focus of our program is community engagement, reducing social isolation and improving professional and social networks. Participants become empowered, contributing members of society through community involvement opportunities such as: paid positions to set-up/take-down Friday Noon Hour Concert and Wednesday Downtown Market in partnership with the Downtown Guelph Business Association; volunteer roles of packing Garden Fresh Boxes and setting up the accessible Tuesday Food Market in partnership with THE SEED Community Food Project; and maintenance of The Making-Box comedy hub in exchange for improvisation lessons.
Interested in joining us or finding out more about this program?
Call 519 826 9056 or email [email protected]
Community Use
Sep 19 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

External organizations access the Lifelong Learning Centre for community programs and events.

Looking for an accessible space to host your program or event? Contact us!

[email protected] or 519 826 9056

Sep
20
Fri
Learning Day Program
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Learning Day Program

Our team of Life Skills Educators deliver a quality curriculum-based program built on pillars of Self-Awareness, Self-Management, and Self-Advocacy/Expression.
Program content includes: meal planning and grocery shopping; meal preparation and safe food handling; routines for maintaining a clean and safe living space; group fitness and personal training delivered in the centre’s gym; literacy comprehension and critical analysis; social scripts for professional and personal social interactions; sexual education; financial literacy; maths and sciences; and employment readiness training.
Another important focus of our program is community engagement, reducing social isolation and improving professional and social networks. Participants become empowered, contributing members of society through community involvement opportunities such as: paid positions to set-up/take-down Friday Noon Hour Concert and Wednesday Downtown Market in partnership with the Downtown Guelph Business Association; volunteer roles of packing Garden Fresh Boxes and setting up the accessible Tuesday Food Market in partnership with THE SEED Community Food Project; and maintenance of The Making-Box comedy hub in exchange for improvisation lessons.
Interested in joining us or finding out more about this program?
Call 519 826 9056 or email [email protected]
Therapeutic Improv @ Community of Hearts, Lifelong Learning Centre
Sep 20 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

 

This program uses improv theatre as a therapeutic technique for building confidence, social skills, and enhancing well-being.

Improv is an incredible communication skill-building tool and so much fun!

Fridays:

Sept 6th – Oct 25th

3:30pm – 5:30pm

 

Register today:

Call the Lifelong Learning Centre (519-826-9056) or send us an email at [email protected] to hold your spot

Fee: $200 ( Passport Funding Friendly)

 

Sep
21
Sat
Community Use (Glee) @ Community of Hearts, Lifelong Learning Centre
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

External organizations access the Lifelong Learning Centre for community programs and events.

Looking for an accessible space to host your program or event? Contact us!

[email protected] or 519 826 9056

Boxes of Hearts – Social Enterprise and Employment Readiness Program (Saturday Group) @ Community of Hearts, Lifelong Learning Centre
Sep 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Our social enterprise program runs Tuesday evenings & Saturday mornings and gives adults with developmental exceptionalities the opportunity to gain job training through community based employment training at Community of Hearts Lifelong Learning Centre.
Workers gain the following skills: increased concentration & focus on job tasks; further development of receptive language; increased competence for following instructions; learning to abide by Health & Safety regulations; independence & confidence on the job.

Along with gaining job experience, the participants receive a portion of the proceeds from their products!

Contact us at [email protected] or 519 826 9056 to sign up!