Ontario Agencies Supporting Individuals with Special Needs

Ontario Agencies Supporting Individuals with Special Needs

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OASIS 2016 Conference – Registration is Now Open!

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Save the Date! The 19th Annual OASIS Conference will be held on May 4 – 6, 2016 in beautiful Niagara Falls – one of the most recognizable landmarks in the world. Our Annual Conference is a forum to learn, connect, share, and grow. It is an opportunity for leaders in the developmental sector …

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2016 Pre-Budget Submission

OASIS has respectfully submitted the following to the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs as part of the 2016 Pre-Budget Consultation process: Supporting documents: OASIS Ontario Retirement Pension Plan Survey Fall 2015 OASIS 2014 Operating Pressures Survey Report Summary

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Call for Nominations – OASIS Board of Directors

As Chair of the Nominating Committee, I hereby issue a formal Call for Nominations to the Board of Directors. At this time of notice, there is one Executive Director vacancy. If you are interested in joining the OASIS Board of Directors, you are encouraged to complete and submit the OASIS Board Nomination Form According to …

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OASIS – Queen’s Advanced Leadership Program

OASIS is very pleased to announce another session of the highly acclaimed OASIS – Queen’s Advanced Leadership program, which will take place April 10-15, 2016.  Space is limited to 60 participants at the Executive Director, CEO and Senior Manager level.  The course fee is $3,950 payable in advance, and a rebate of $1,200 for the first 25 …

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Book Your Hotel Accommodations for Conference 2016

Sheraton on the Falls 5875 Falls Avenue, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 3K7 www.sheratononthefalls.com Reservations Phone:  1-800-519-9911 Reservations Link:  https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/OASIS16

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OASIS Governance Webinar Series

The Board:  A Winning Team A Four Part Training Series OASIS, in partnership with the Provincial Network, is pleased to announce a new professional development webinar series, The Board: A Winning Team™. This four part workshop webinar series will focus on developing a high-performance board of directors, how to have productive and enjoyable meetings and the unique, challenging …

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OASIS Labour Relations Information Session

The OASIS Labour Relation Committee is hosting an Information Session on January 20, 2016 at the Holiday Inn Toronto Airport.  Session topics include: Developmental Service Advisory Group (DSAG) WSIB Changes Pay Equity Update, including Survey Results PSHSA / DS Sector Project Update MOL Blitz & Project Results Pension Survey Results Collective Bargaining 2017 For further …

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OASIS member agencies acknowledge UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities

RELEASE TORONTO (December 3, 2015) — Today, OASIS member agencies are proud to reaffirm our commitment to serving Ontario’s most vulnerable, and helping build awareness of how all Ontarians can lead vibrant lives fully integrated into the life of the province. “We are deeply saddened by the tragic events in California yesterday that targeted a support centre for …

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OASIS member agencies support meaningful employment for people with intellectual disabilities: Response to Toronto Star inquiry into workshops for people with intellectual disabilities

RELEASE TORONTO (November 17, 2015) — Yesterday, Toronto Star reporter Moira Welsh inquired into provincially-funded sheltered workshops for people with intellectual disabilities. The article questions working opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities. OASIS member agencies are committed to respond to growing community needs for people with an intellectual disability to find meaningful work. OASIS’s …

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