Success Stories

PCL Annual Golf Tournament, June 24, 2016

On June 24, 2016 PCL hosted its 11th Annual Golf Tournament, and it was a big success! We had a lot of golfers, the weather was excellent and the Ariss Valley Golf Club did a really great job at accommodating us again this year. KoolFM and KFun were there with their mobile booth cover
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PCL Wellness and Fitness Fair, April 18, 2016

PCL hosted our first Fitness and Wellness Fair on April, 18 at St. Francis of Assisi Church (49 Blueridge Avenue. Kitchener). It featured the PCL Fitness Challenge Grand Finale, Door Prizes, Live Demonstrations, Community Resource Tables, Yoga, Pilates, Zumba, Competitions and Prizes.
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National Volunteer Week (April 10 – April 16)

April 10 – April 16 is a National Volunteer Week. PCL would like to use this opportunity to thank our dedicated volunteers who make such a difference in our PCL community. Volunteers contribute in many ways to PCL, by serving on boards and committees, by providing one-to-one fri
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PCL Takes the Pledge to End Bullying

On April 8, 2016 several PCL staff along with many other organizations and activists took the Pledge to End Bullying. This annual campaign is organized and sponsored by several non-profit organizations, including PCL, and is supported by CTV. Paul from our Blueridge home is featured i
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Brandon and Sam Moving into Stanwood Home

PCL would like to welcome Brandon and Sam to our Stanwood home. We are thrilled to be able to accommodate the two young men who have been friends for several years, to live together at Stanwood.   We are happy to report that they are settling in and developing new friendships with Tom
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St. Francis Church Hosts a Strove Tuesday Pancake Dinner for PCL

PCL would like to thank St. Francis church for hosting the amazing pancake dinner for our folks on Strove Tuesday (February 9, 2016). Everybody enjoyed it so much: the food, the crafts, the masks and the carnival spirit!
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PCL Garden Party, July 7, 2015

On July 7, 2015 PCL hosted a garden party at our Michele’s (Monarch) home to celebrate the beautiful gardens created with the help of the City of Waterloo Green Thumb project funds and with all the labour put in by our wonderful volunteers. Councillor Angela Vieth, Waterloo Ward 3 cou
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PCL Annual Golf Tournament, June 18, 2015

June 18, 2015 Parents for Community Living (PCL) KW hosted its 10th Annual Golf Tournament to raise funds to support individuals with developmental disabilities living in our community. Our community supporters and partners helped us in making it a successful event. We would like to t
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Heidi Fuentes Wins the PCL Superhero Contest

We are very pleased to announce that the winner of our Superhero Contest is Heidi “Wonder Heidi” Fuentes who was nominated by her team mate Rachel Sowerby. Rachel’s story about Heidi was well written, sharing how Heidi exhibits the core competences of fostering indep
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