Meals on Wheels Association (MOWAN) would like to sincerely thank community partners, volunteers and families for their support and dedication to seniors and adults living with disabilities within the Niagara Region.

The world’s largest association of event management professionals has recognized Niagara College’s Event Management (Graduate Certificate) program as the pinnacle of event management certificate programs. The International Festivals and Events Association (IFEA) awarded the College with a Gold Pinnacle Award for Best Event Management Certification Program on Oct. 1 at its 63rd annual conference in San Diego, CA. The professional competition draws entries from some of the world’s top festivals, events and educational programs in the event management field. 

The time is now for Niagara-on-the-Lake to be making smart investments in services and infrastructure to provide a high quality of life for residents of all ages, while keeping property taxes low.

Speaking with a Lawyer as I wanted to make sure I could do this legally, I want to find an area such as in Glendale area that affordable housing can be built. But there is a catch to prevent people selling them off quick to make a profit.

The first batch of students in Canada’s first Artisan Distilling (Graduate Certificate) program were officially welcomed into their new home, a unique state of the art Teaching Distillery at Niagara College’s Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus.

Waste Reduction Week (Oct. 15 to 20) is a national environmental campaign that builds awareness around sustainable and responsible consumption, and promotes actions that divert more waste from disposal and conserve natural resources. In recognition of Waste Reduction Week, Niagara Region will be offering free public tours, hosting an information booth and holding a contest to educate residents about the importance of waste reduction. Tours are free of charge, reservations are required to participate in the tours and space is limited.

Niagara College has been awarded three new contracts for global development projects as part of the Pacific Alliance (PA) program, a global development investment managed by Colleges and Institutes Canada  that focuses on sustainable development and skills for employment in Latin America.

Niagara voters hoping to cast their ballot before Election Day on October 22, 2018 can do so at advance polling sites.  

Niagara College will celebrate the opening of Canada’s first Teaching Distillery, home of its new Artisan Distilling (Graduate Certificate) program, at a special event at the College’s Niagara-on-the-Lake campus on Thursday, Oct. 4. 

Meals on Wheels Association (MOWAN) announced today that October is Community Support Month. Community Support month is celebrated across Ontario and is an opportunity to acknowledge and raise awareness of the value of supports available in our region. October 1 October 7, 2018 is Meals on Wheels week. The delivery of almost 3000 hot and frozen meals each week, carried out by caring volunteers, also includes a safety check on the well­being of the client. This valuable program helps clients live independently in their own homes and communities for as long as possible. As Ontario’s population ages, community support services will become even more important.


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