Community & Social Organizations in Gravenhurst, Muskoka
Discover and engage with members of the Gravenhurst Chamber of Commerce.
Discover and engage with members of the Gravenhurst Chamber of Commerce.
At the Gravenhurst Chamber of Commerce, we are here to help you with your business. Your success in the community is our goal. Get involved with the chamber to network with others, meet mentors, make friends, build your business and even support our community. We can connect you to resources, find information or help you understand the ins and outs of our community.
Hospice Muskoka is a volunteer driven, community based, not-for-profit organization providing compassionate support to individuals and their loved ones of all ages and backgrounds, who are coping with end-of-life issues and bereavement. At a time when you need help most, we provide compassionate comfort, emotional and spiritual support, simple comfort measures, an opportunity to be with your loved ones and free to experience life’s final stages with grace and dignity.
Senior House Share is an intimate retirement option for those looking to downsize, but who are not ready for a retirement facility. We offer seniors family style living at an affordable monthly fee! Only three residents maximum at any time, leaving plenty of room for privacy, but social spaces when desired. If you know a family member, friend, customer or client who is lookinig to live their independant retirement their way, why not suggest a visit to our home? The monthly fee not only covers rent, but also all furnishings, continental self serve breakfast daily, all house cleaning, weekly linen change, weekly personal laundry, parking, yard and garden maintenance, heat, hydro, air conditioning, basic cable TV, unlimited internet, Netflix and more! A meal plan package is also available or 'on demand' meals for those times when residents just don't feel like cooking or they are undert he weather. We'd love to chat if you want more information, or you can visit our website at: www.SeniorHouseShare.ca 705-955-0654
G.A.P. is an inclusive, open and transparent grassroots organization, with the goal of reducing poverty within the greater Gravenhurst community. G.A.P.'s mission is to be a collaborative, community-based organization which supports people in difficulty by identifying issues, resources and providing timely solutions in the Greater Gravenhurst Area.
Located in the heart of Gravenhurst, ON, the Gravenhurst Women’s drop-in Centre is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of women through social outreach, access to resources, education, and emotional support. Our centre is a place for socializing, reading, working, participating in an educational workshop or simply enjoying a complimentary cup of coffee or tea in a warm and welcoming environment. The Gravenhurst Women's Centre was started for women, by women. The GWC aims to be a community of diverse women providing resources and support that affects positive change for women in Gravenhurst.
Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North (OGN) is one of 1,400 affiliates worldwide working to build safe, decent, and affordable homes for families. Every year, we partner with communities to help working, lower income families in our territory achieve strength, stability, and independence through affordable home ownership.
PMCN's role is to support innovation in Parry Sound Muskoka by (1) Growing the digital talent base (2) Increasing digital technology awareness and adoption and (3) Coordinating local and regional broadband deployment
A community co-operative is a type of organization that many rural neighbourhoods have put in place to help develop ideas and projects that benefit its members and the community. These are grassroots organizations that advocate on priority issues. Partnerships are the key to the success of these co-ops.
Our library provides free access to all types of materials - books, music, dvd's, audio books, e-readers, newspapers, magazines, downloadable e-books, e-audio books and online resources.
The Bracebridge Chamber of Commerce is a membership based, politically independent, not-for-profit organisation that supports businesses of all sectors to convene, collaborate, advocate and create solutions for the regional economic prosperity of Muskoka. We enable this by providing our members with: exclusive business opportunities, networking events, a united voice for improving business competitiveness across all sectors, and access to innovative insight and relevant solutions. The Bracebridge Chamber of Commerce knows that vibrant competitive and economically sustainable business communities are the foundation for a prosperous Muskoka. Please visit our website for more information at: bracebridgechamber.com
Employment Placement with Incentives for Employers. Recruiting the easy way! This service is free and available to all Muskoka employers. The Job Developer will help you hire the right person and create employment opportunities for individuals of Ontario Works. The Program offers: - training/placement incentives based on the type of job, the training and supervision required - WSIB coverage, and - mediation and continuous support to both the employer and the new hire for up to 6 months. For more information, please contact the Job Developer at 705-645-2412.
Probus is an association of retired and semi-retired persons who come together to meet others in like circumstances to stimulate thought, pursue interests and participate in a variety of activities in a social setting. Meetings are held at the Gravenhurst Opera House on the third Tuesday of each month.
ONE KIDS PLACE provides community-based rehabilitation and related support services for children and youth (up to the age of 19) and their families living in the Districts of Muskoka, Nipissing and Parry Sound. The Centre defines rehabilitation for children and youth as a process which is centered on the child's strengths and potential. It provides an integrated range of services and supports which recognizes the changing physical, emotional and psychological aspects of a child's development.
With close to 100 resorts, Muskoka has been serving up guests with the 'Muskoka Experience' for close to 150 years. Located in one of the most naturally captivating settings in the world, Ontario’s must experience destination will take you from inspiring outdoor activities to the serenity of the dock in minutes.
Your leading source of business information in Muskoka. Whether you're starting a business or are presently in business and are looking for support, please contact us! www.muskokaenterprisecentre.com
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Township of Muskoka Lakes offers vibrant history, unique attractions and breathtaking scenery. The two urban centres, Port Carling and Bala are connected to major Ontario Lakes; Lake Muskoka, Lake Rosseau and Lake Joseph. Travel to picturesque trails, fun filled festivals, events, and live music. There is so much to see and do on land and water in this four season recreational paradise. Experience and celebrate the lifestyle that has been attracting folks to Muskoka Lakes for generations!
Our Mission Protecting and caring for Muskoka's natural spaces. Nature conservation is our mission at Muskoka Conservancy, and we'd like your help. Together, we can engage more community partners and private landowners to keep Muskoka natural. Not only that, we offer outdoor experiences and informative programming that inspires caring for nature in Muskoka. Muskoka Conservancy is a volunteer-driven, staff-supported registered charity. Energized volunteers, supporters, and a tiny staff together protect 41 properties consisting of more than 2,600 acres (10.56 km2), over 49,000 ft (15,134 meters) of sensitive shoreline, and over 473 acres of wetland. These properties are protected through direct ownership by the Conservancy, or through legally binding conservation agreements.
The Literacy Society of South Muskoka (LSSM) have as its mission, the effective provision of literacy and numeracy programs to adults of South Muskoka so that they can learn the skills necessary for participation in society. Reading is everyone's right.
The Gravenhurst BIA acts as a unifying body for its membership working to make Historic Downtown Gravenhurst a "destination" not only for its retailers and restaurants but for its professional and cultural assets. The BIA focuses on beautification, promotions, events and marketing activities. Annual Events Include: Heat Up the Night (February), Fresh Spring Fashion Show (May), Spring Into Summer Art Crawl (June), Celebrate Gravenhurst Summer Sidewalk Sale (August), Let the Spirits Rise - Halloween Event (October), Annual Tree Lighting & Black Friday Sales (November)
Serving the East Parry Sound District and communities surrounding Gravenhurst, our agency delivers free employment services to adults, newcomers to Canada, persons with disabilities, students and youth. As a non-profit, community based agency, we help individuals to get the training, skills and experience to achieve their goals. If you are looking for a job, career change, would like to work in the trades, need education or training, or if you are an employer looking to hire, we are here to help.
Community Living South Muskoka is a registered charity that provides supports to individuals with developmental disability and their families commencing at the age of 2 through to their senior years. Services are offered in South Muskoka, from SevernBridge and Port Severn/Honey Harbour to the South and from Mactier to midway between Bracebridge and Huntsville in the North. Serving Muskoka since 1967.
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