Council Appointed Director at Large
Yvonne is a self-advocate living with a disability and a valuable member of Community Living North Halton, and she has worked as a receptionist for the organization.
She is a person who brings a strong passion for the disability community and strives to represent families and self-advocates in a positive way. Her experience and skills are a result of advocating for people who have a disability on the needs and issues that many Ontarians face in their daily lives.
Yvonne was instrumental in starting a self-advocacy committee within Community Living North Halton in 2007. She has made several presentations in the community to various groups and at conferences. She has been a member of the Council for Community Living Ontario for eight years, holding the position of Chair for two years and Acting Secretary for one year. Yvonne has been on the Milton Accessibility Advisory Committee for four years and is currently on the Board of Directors for Community Living North Halton, and she is a Director-at-Large for the Canadian Association for Community Living.