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COVID-19 UPDATES
The following is the latest updates on Causeway during the changing Covid-19 situation: In order to keep both our clients and our staff safe, we have made the decision to close our building to the public until further notice. We are still offering our services through phone, email and other methods like Skype. This means […]
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Join Team Causeway!
Ottawa Race Weekend is just under three months away. Our Wellness Warriors are hard at work, training for their favourite day of the year. Will you join them? From May 23rd – 24th, runners from around the world will hit the streets of Ottawa. By joining Team Causeway, not only are you running in Ottawa’s […]
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Brew Donkey x Causeway Partnership
Are you a craft beer enthusiast? Do you like building more inclusive communities? Well, do we have good news for you! For all of January, if you book a brewery tour with Brew Donkey, $5 can be donated to Causeway!  All you have to do is follow these (easy) steps: Check out Brew Donkey’s list […]
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Improvements at the Wellness Gym
Earlier this year, Causeway received a grant from the Ottawa Community Foundation to improve our Wellness Program. This program offers clients a free and comfortable environment to work on their fitness goals, and learn about the importance of exercise and nutrition – all while looking for employment. Every day, we see the benefits of the […]
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Project Clear Skies Update
Last week, we received two new addition to the Causeway building – our new heating, ventilation and air-condition (HVAC) units! This wouldn’t have been possible without the Ottawa International Airport Authority – YOW’s Project Clear Skies for awarding us with the necessary funds to purchase and install one of the HVAC units. Thank you for […]
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A Social Enterprise Road Trip
Over the last 6 months, I have had the pleasure of getting to know Causeway as the new Executive Director. Causeway is a diverse agency that has been serving the community for over 40 years and I am humbled to be a part of the team that continues to make a difference in the lives […]
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#NationalDisabilityEmploymentAwarenessMonth
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month   National Disability Employment Awareness Month aims to increase public awareness of the positive impact that people with disabilities have when they are included in the workforce. In Canada, 22% of people have at least one disability. To put that into perspective, that is over 6.2 million people. […]
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Meet Josh
Less than a year ago, Josh struggled to find work. He wanted a job where he could work with others and advance his skill set with an employer who could support his needs as an individual on the autism spectrum. “I was just looking for full-time work — something I would be capable of doing. […]
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A big THANK YOU to the Ottawa International Airport Authority!
Causeway is extremely grateful to have received a grant from The Ottawa International Airport Authority. Their charitable giving program, Project Clear Skies, helps registered charities in the Ottawa-Gatineau area with capital projects. This year, we will be applying their grant to the purchase and installation of a new heating, ventilation and air-condition (HVAC) unit. HVAC […]
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Introducing Richard Plummer: Causeway’s New Executive Director
As the new Executive Director of Causeway, I would like to take this moment to thank the Boards, staff and clients for a warm and supportive welcoming over the past few weeks. I have only just begun my journey here, but it has already been a tremendous experience knowing that I am leading an organization […]
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