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

CGC

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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Donate

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/2016-19 Strategic Plan

Our partners with disabilities, their families and the wider community all benefit directly from our supported employment initiatives. Partners gain confidence, skills, valuable workplace interaction, and the ability to live independently. Their engagement in meaningful commercial activity positively impacts the local economy. It also provides an opportunity to...

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Our Board of Directors

Common Ground Co-op Board of Directors 2017-2018 Andrea Spencer Board Chair John Visser Vice Chair Omar Hanif Treasurer Karen Curtis Director Heather MacLeod Director K.T. Irwin Director Joanna Drassinower Partner Representative, Joint Advisory Committee Jennifer Hope Board Secretary Contact us if you would like more information on how to become a member of our...

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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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