Independent Living Program

On July 17, 2019 Lucy Sheehan, Executive Director, Community Services and AbleLiving staff celebrated at Erinoak Kids Independent Living Program Open House. The Independent Living Program (ILP) offers youth, ages 16-19, an opportunity to develop skills for independent living in a community based setting focusing on preparing for the transition to adulthood. Many of the youth shared their compelling stories …

2019 Mitchell & Abbott Scholarship Awards Program

On July 8, 2019 Thrive Group and Mitchell & Abbot Group Insurance were thrilled to celebrate with our 2019 Mitchell & Abbott Scholarship Awards Program recipients, families and staff. Thrive is committed to the ongoing learning and development of all staff by providing opportunities and support for both on-the-job and offsite learnings. Since 2016, with the generous support of Mitchell …

Thrive Group and City School by Mohawk College

Thrive Group and City School by Mohawk College partnered to develop a customized training program, Careers in Community and Long Term Care, to promote in-demand and viable career opportunities within our organization. On June 26, 2019, the first class was celebrated and recognized for completing the program. We look forward to continuing to build our partnership with City School by …

6th Annual Moving to Make it Happen News

Thrive Group would like to thank our entire community of supporters. We are grateful that you have made room in your hearts to give to “Moving to Make It Happen”. Despite some of the challenging weather, our residents, client, families, staff, volunteers and community partners had a fabulous day. We raised over $40,000 that will go straight to good use …

Thrive Group Speaker Series May 15th 12:00- 2:00

Join us for our Annual Speaker Series- Presenting Dr. Brian Goldman May 15th, 2019 C Hotel 12:00-2:00 pm- Hot Lunch included COST: $50.00 To register contact: [email protected] or 905-516-6981 Summary Profile Dr. Goldman’s style on stage is earnest, heartfelt and sincere. On stage it becomes clear that he has a passion for compassion. Dr. Goldman makes complex medical issues digestible for audiences. …

Thrive Group Speaker Series May 15th 12:00- 2:00

Join us for our Annual Speaker Series- Presenting Dr. Brian Goldman May 15th, 2019 C Hotel 12:00-2:00 pm- Hot Lunch included COST: $50.00 To register contact: [email protected] or 905-516-6981 Summary Profile Dr. Goldman’s style on stage is earnest, heartfelt and sincere. On stage it becomes clear that he has a passion for compassion. Dr. Goldman makes complex medical issues digestible for audiences. …

Namaste Program with McMaster and St. Peter’s Residence

McMaster University is pleased to announce their partnership with St. Peter’s Residence at Chedoke and the launch of the Namaste Care program. Namaste Care provides a designated space and time for residents who have difficulty engaging in other programs due to physical or cognitive decline. The program aims to provide residents with meaningful and therapeutic activities with a trained carer …

Third time is a charm!

Thrive is thrilled to announce that we have exceeded the benchmark score required to be certified as a Great Place to Work for the third consecutive year! This is an incredible feat given that we have had so much change and growth in the past year! I know that we are all committed to creating a culture of excellence for …

Thrive Group Certified as a Great Workplace for the Second Year in a Row

November 6th, 2017 – Thrive Group is proud to announce that we have been certified as a GREAT WORKPLACE after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work® Canada. This certification is based on direct feedback from employees, provided as part of an extensive and anonymous survey about the workplace experience. Since its inception in early 2013, the Thrive Group …