All Services

Almost Home Respite House

The Almost Home Respite House is a place for children with special needs and adults with intellectual challenges to stay when their families need a rest from providing care.

Building Bridges

Building Bridges helps young people (17.5 to 21 years of age) with an intellectual challenge to plan for the transition from high school to life in their community after graduation.

Community Connections Respite Worker Registry

The Community Connections Respite Worker Registry is a directory of screened workers who provide family respite. The Registry is available to anyone in the community who is looking for a respite worker/caregiver.

Community Crossings

Community Crossings is our Purchase of Service Day Program, offering participants of all skill and ability levels the opportunity to access meaningful social, recreational and leisure activities within a supportive environment.

Day Nurseries Resource Funding Program

The Day Nurseries Resource Funding Program provides funding to childcare centres so that they can hire additional staff to support children with special needs in their programs.

Day Supports

Day Supports give the people we support the chance to do things that most of us take for granted, giving them the opportunity to make new friends, learn new skills and feel like a part of the community.

Early Childhood Resource Program

Early Childhood Resource Consultants assist children zero to twelve years of age who have identified delays in development.

Early Learning Quality Initiative

The Early Learning Quality Initiative promotes professional development and high quality in early learning programs within the City of Kawartha Lakes and County of Haliburton.

Family Supports

The Family Supports program helps the families of children and young people (aged 12 to 18 years) with intellectual challenges.


Foundations helps young people (aged 21 to 28 years) with the change from going high school to living on their own.

Home Share

Home Share offers an alternative to the adults we support who find it difficult or lonely to live on their own.

Independent Living

Independent Living helps people with intellectual challenges to live and work in the community.

Job Quest

Job Quest helps people who have a disability or other impairment to find and keep a good job while assisting employers to find, train and keep reliable and skilled workers.


Jobs ‘R’ Us is a small business offering a variety of products and services in the City of Kawartha Lakes. Our primary business is wine bottle collection.

Residential Services

Residents live together in apartments or group homes and are assisted by staff members from Community Living Kawartha Lakes.

Youth Engagement

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