On May 2nd, 2016, over forty people joined Executive Director Maureen Brown and Mayor Wayne Redekop to recognize and celebrate Community Living Month in theTown of Fort Erie.
Board of Directors Vice President Betty Talbot spoke as Mayor Wayne Redekop raised our flag in recognition of Community Living Month!! The month of May annually marks Community Living Month across Ontario. It is a month in which we celebrate the gifts and talents that people with intellectual challenges bring to our communities.
Betty thanked those in attendance for being a part of the celebration “as we raise our flag as a unified message of inclusion to the Fort Erie community!” She added “we must continue to move forward to reach our goal of inclusion. She welcomed the support of all citizens of Fort Erie to promote the development of a healthy inclusive community that recognizes and values the abilities of all its members!!