social enterprise opportunities for adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Down Syndrome and other developmental disabilities.


French Language Services – Les services en français

French Language Services Common Ground Co-operative continues to work toward being able to provide services to the Francophone community. If you, or someone you know is looking for support services that are provided in French and English,  please contact Developmental Services Ontario (DSO), Toronto Region. 1-855-DS-ADULT Mise à jour de Mars 2017 Common Ground...

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WAYS TO GIVE AND SHOW YOUR SUPPORT Opportunities to support Common Ground Co-operative Cash donations Financial contributions may be made one-time or as frequently as you choose. You can pre-authorize your monthly giving or donate as many times as you like through Canada Helps, donate through our website using PayPal or send a cheque to us directly.  It’s up...

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Value to the Community 2020-2023 Strategic Plan

              Our client-partners, their families and the broader community all benefit directly from our supported employment initiatives and programs. With our style of service delivery, the persons we support gain confidence, skills, valuable workplace interaction, and the ability to be decisive about their futures. Their...

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Our Board of Directors

Common Ground Co-op Board of Directors 2019-2020 Andrea Spencer Board Chair Omar Hanif Treasurer Sam Amin Director Karen Curtis Director Joanna Drassinower Client-Partner Director K.T. Irwin Director Heather MacLeod Director John Visser Director Jennifer Hope Board Secretary Contact us if you would like more information on how to become a member of our board of...

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What is a Job Coach?

What is a Job Coach Like everyone else, people with developmental disabilities can increase their capacity for learning and improve productivity when they are given extended time and increased support. Job Coaches ensure that an inclusive and non-oppressive learning environment promotes individuality, autonomy and self-confidence allowing individuals the time they...

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Our Organization

A Social Care Co-operative CGC is a social care co-operative and a member of the Ontario Co-operative Association. Our membership contributes annually to helping us achieve our mission of empowering adults with developmental disabilities to lead meaningful, fulfilling lives. This mix of business and community representation provides a wealth of experience relevant...

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