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Humans of Causeway
Over the summer, we began a project inspired by the popular photography project, Humans of New York, called Humans of Causeway. As we moved into our 40th year of operation, we wanted to share the spotlight with some of the clients who come in through our doors every day and recognize their contributions to the […]
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Dream Jobs: Kelly’s Story
Kelly always wanted to work as a prep chef in a restaurant – it’s her dream job. For many of us, dream jobs may seem impossible to get, especially if you have a disability. Through the support offered by Causeway, and her hard work and determination, Kelly is one step closer to her dream with […]
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Accessible Media Inc. Video on Causeway’s Entrepreneurial Opportunity – CEO
AMI, Accessible Media Inc. has recently released a short video about Causeway’s Entrepreneurial Opportunity – CEO. A few of our current clients in the CEO program talk about some of their experiences in the program.   Please click HERE to watch the full video.    
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The launch of the Causeway Community Finance Fund – Nov. 4th
On November 4th, members of the community, staff, and city officials came together to celebrate the launch of the Causeway Community Finance Fund – a pilot program designed to help people break free of the burdensome cycle of payday lending. As everyone filtered into Causeway’s cafeteria, they were greeted with delicious snacks and coffee prepared […]
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The Causeway Community Finance Fund on CBC Radio
For those of you who were unable to tune in this morning, Causeway’s Doug Pawson was on CBC Radio with Robyn Bresnahan discussing Causeway’s newest initiative in social finance and financial literacy. The Causeway Community Finance Fund (CCFF). The CCFF is set to launch on November 4th and aims to provide small, short-term loans at fair […]
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Krackers Katering – Theresa’s Story
Krackers Katering and Causeway Work Centre has recently teamed up with Conseil de la cooperation de l’Ontario to create a video featuring Krackers’ very own, Theresa Martin. Watch the video to learn more about Krackers Katering and the role that social enterprise played in helping Theresa overcome her barriers to employment. We would like to thank, on behalf […]
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Causeway Wellness Centre: Before and After
      The Beautiful New Wellness Centre  
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The Wellness Centre Gets a Make Over
(Above: Wellness Centre Coordinator Chris Kelly) The Causeway Wellness Centre has recently re-opened after a lengthy period of renovation. Returning clients will see an eye-opening transformation, including new equipment, a more expansive space, and a fresh colour scheme. See before and after photos Many of the changes to the Centre have been made in an […]
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United Way Campaign Co-Chairs Visit Causeway for a “Seeing is Believing Tour”
This month the United Way Annual Fundraising Campaign Co-Chairs, Danya Vered and Charles Bordeleau visited Causeway on a special “Seeing is Believing” tour. “Seeing is Believing” tours are designed to allow United Way employees, corporate donors and fundraising volunteers to see up-close how partner agencies use their funding to create long-lasting social change. The tour […]
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How the Peer Mentor Program Helped Rebecca on her Path to Success
(Above: Rebecca and her Peer Employment Mentor, Lourdes Rojas) Rebecca struggles with anxiety but she wasn’t going to let it hold her back and prevent her from finding a job. Instead, she joined Causeway’s Peer Employment Mentorship program to get the additional support she needed to find fulfilling work while accessing the Ontario Disability Support […]
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