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Welcome To Spring Family Feast – Special Live Edition of The LiveWorkPlay News!

March 24, 2023

Over 100 members and supporters of the LiveWorkPlay community got together for a casual evening of food and fun on March 23, 2023. We celebrated World Down Syndrome Day (March 21) with a special Top 21 countdown and a live edition of The LiveWorkPlay News! An extensive photo album is available on our Facebook page.

The LiveWorkPlay News (Quarterly Email Newsletter) Winter Edition, February 15, 2023

February 15, 2023

Click Here To Subscribe To The LiveWorkPlay News! THANKS FOR ALL THE LOVE! Whether you celebrate Valentine’s Day or not, it’s always a good reminder for us to say THANK YOU to our volunteers, donors, and members. This is also Nonprofit Appreciation Week, and we’ve already received lots of encouraging messages. If you haven’t heard of it,… Continue reading The LiveWorkPlay News (Quarterly Email Newsletter) Winter Edition, February 15, 2023

The LiveWorkPlay Top 22 of 2022 – Special Edition – The LiveWorkPlay News – January 24, 2023

February 1, 2023

Join TLN co-hosts Steven MacPhee and Keenan Wellar for this special broadcast of The LiveWorkPlay News in front of a live Zoom audience! I’m Keenan Wellar. And I’m Steven MacPhee. And this is… The LiveWorkPlay News! Our next broadcast was not scheduled until the Winter Family Feast in March, but January can be a long… Continue reading The LiveWorkPlay Top 22 of 2022 – Special Edition – The LiveWorkPlay News – January 24, 2023

LiveWorkPlay Festive Family Feast 2022 Features First Ever Live Broadcast Of The LiveWorkPlay News

December 8, 2022

There were grand plans for a live edition of The LiveWorkPlay News (TLN) at the TD Place Family BBQ on September 8, but a wise decision was made to avoid competing with the CityFolk Festival performers in nearby Lansdowne Park. Although the traditional co-host format was not possible at the Festive Family Feast of 2022… Continue reading LiveWorkPlay Festive Family Feast 2022 Features First Ever Live Broadcast Of The LiveWorkPlay News

LiveWorkPlay Team Shines At Ontario Disability Employment Network Annual Conference

November 16, 2022

Members of the LiveWorkPlay team had the pleasure of attending and speaking at the annual conference of the Ontario Disability Employment Network (ODEN). Keenan Wellar and Anna Nelson hosted a session about the LiveWorkPlay Federal Public Service inclusive hiring initative, our unique Emplyoment Supports Model, and our growing national network of provider partners. Julie Kingstone, Sarah… Continue reading LiveWorkPlay Team Shines At Ontario Disability Employment Network Annual Conference

BBC StoryWorks Transporation Series Features LiveWorkPlay Member Daniel Pinsonneault in Ottawa!

October 11, 2022

The Way We Move: Transporting Stories is a BBC StoryWorks feature that was filmed in 20 cities across the world. The Ottawa segment features OC Transpo and LiveWorkPlay member Daniel Pinsonneault, in his home at The Haven in Barrhaven, his work at Costco, and out on the town with his giflriend and a group of… Continue reading BBC StoryWorks Transporation Series Features LiveWorkPlay Member Daniel Pinsonneault in Ottawa!

Celebrating Community: LiveWorkPlay Family BBQ Event Scores Big At TD Place!

September 8, 2022

The welcome to summer barbecue event on June 15 was supposed to be a one-time phenemenon, but it was so popular that within minutes, the search was on for a possible date to repeat it in the fall. Despite the very busy schedule of events at TD Place, we managed to book the evening of… Continue reading Celebrating Community: LiveWorkPlay Family BBQ Event Scores Big At TD Place!

LiveWorkPlay Co-Leader Keenan Wellar: 25th Work Anniversary Retrospective

July 26, 2022

July, 2022, is the 25th work anniversary for LiveWorkPlay Co-Leader and Director of Communications, Keenan Wellar. The occasion was celebrated at a community gathering last month, and this brief retrospective is a formal commemoration of this incredible milestone. Left: Keenan, Julie, Marie (former board member), Mark (former board member), and Jesse (former staff member) putting… Continue reading LiveWorkPlay Co-Leader Keenan Wellar: 25th Work Anniversary Retrospective

LiveWorkPlay Annual General Meeting Celebrates Resilience and Positive Change

June 27, 2022

On the evening of June 20, the LiveWorkPlay community met online for the 27th annual general meeting, which featured presentations by independent auditor Ross Holmes, Chair of the Board Daniel Spagnolo, Chair of the Governance Committee Kate Sherwood, Chair of the Stewardship Committee Robin McIntyre, Director of Operations Julie Kingstone, and Director of Communications Keenan… Continue reading LiveWorkPlay Annual General Meeting Celebrates Resilience and Positive Change

LiveWorkPlay Welcome To Summer BBQ Lifts Spirits At TD Place

June 16, 2022

The LiveWorkPlay Welcome To Summer BBQ was held at Lansdowne Park, at the TD Place Stadium Log Cabin in Lansdowne Park, on the evening of June 15, 2022! We ate of course, played soccer, celebrated Paul Knoll as the recipient of this year’s Rob More Good Life Award, and introduced the entire staff team (including… Continue reading LiveWorkPlay Welcome To Summer BBQ Lifts Spirits At TD Place