Ontario Agencies Supporting Individuals with Special Needs

Ontario Agencies Supporting Individuals with Special Needs

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Materials for Members As noted in our October Newsletter, on October 20, 2015, OASIS held an information day at Queens Park that included a number of meetings throughout the day with Members of Provincial Parliament.  The day was used as part of an overall strategy to drive awareness of issues of importance to OASIS’ membership, educate …

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OASIS 2016 Conference

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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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Response to Ontario Government’s New Autism Plan

RELEASE TORONTO (April 13, 2016) — The Ontario government has announced a new Ontario Autism Program which integrates Intensive Behavioural Intervention (IBI) and Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) into one system. The new system, however, limits IBI to children between two and four and comes at the expense of children who are five or will turn …

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OASIS Bi-Monthly Newsletter – February 2016

OASIS Newsletter – February 2016 The OASIS newsletter is a bi-monthly newsletter keeping you up-to-date on our member agencies and the Ontarians they serve. This month’s edition includes: An update from OASIS’ President on the Patrons Council An update on the Ontario Government’s shift towards greater community inclusion Community spotlight on: Community Living Campbell/Brighton’s partnership to develop …

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OASIS Submission to the Ontario Ministry of Labour Steering Committee

Closing the Gender Wage Gap The Hidden Gendered Costs of Informal Caregiving Introduction OASIS wishes to thank the steering committee for meeting with our organization during the process of gathering information and consulting with Ontarians. We have carefully reviewed the appended materials, and hope that our submission reflects the values of our organization – collaborative, …

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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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