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November Issue – In the News

So Long but not Farewell – Jane Rafuse is retiring To say she’s made a mark is an understatement, Over the years Jane Rafuse has contributed a great deal to the organization’s success. She first came …  More Mark Your Calendar! We have a busy month ahead with Christmas craft shows and sales, an Open…Read more >

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Employment Opportunity – Participant Support Worker (Permanent Part-Time, 60 hrs bi-weekly)

In accordance with Article 21.01(a) of the Collective Agreement, we are posting the following vacancy: PARTICIPANT SUPPORT WORKER (PERMANENT PART-TIME-60 HOURS BI-WEEKLY) Wage Rate: As per Collective Agreement ($17.65 probationary/$18.95 position)   Job Summary: The Participant Support Worker works collaboratively with the Residential Counsellor to support individual and small group programming within the home and…Read more >

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Employment Opportunity – Support Services Assistant (Part-time/Term, 70 hrs bi-weekly)

In accordance with Article 21.01 (c) of the Collective Agreement, we are posting the following vacancy: Support Services Assistant (Broadening Options) Part Time Term (70 hours bi-weekly)   Anticipated Start Date: October 10, 2017 Anticipated End Date: June 1, 2018 (Possible Opportunity for Renewal) Rate of pay as per the Collective Agreement Summary: Provide supervision…Read more >

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Employment Opportunity – Health Care Consultant (Part-time/Term or Contract)

HEALTH CARE CONSULTANT (Part-time/Term or Contract) Bonny Lea Farm, located near Chester, Nova Scotia, has been providing supports to men and women who live with the challenge of intellectual and physical disabilities for over 40 years.  Our residential homes support 37 individuals and our vocational programs provide work and supports services to more than 45…Read more >

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Employment Opportunity – Association Support Coordinator (Full Time/Permanent)

Employment Opportunity – Association Support Coordinator (Full Time/Permanent) Bonny Lea Farm has been providing supports to men and women who live with the challenge of intellectual and physical disabilities for over 40 years. Due to a pending retirement, we are seeking applications from interested and qualified individuals to fill a very diverse management role. The…Read more >

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Reserve Residential Counsellor Job Posting

Residential Reserve Job Posting August 2017 Revised

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South Shore Community Service Association 2016-2017 AGM & Annual Report

On June 19, the South Shore Community Service Association held its Annual General Meeting and released our 2016-2017 Annual Report. This event brought together the Board, staff and participants of Bonny Lea Farm, South Shore Work Activity Program (SSWAP) and Community Wheels to review our successes of the past year and approve our budget and Board…Read more >

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Flemming Recognized for Philanthropy and Volunteerism

“Celebrating Jack. If you don’t know why, you don’t know Jack!” May 3, 2017 – CHESTER – Halifax businessman and philanthropist, Jack Flemming, was feted by the Participants, Staff and Board of Bonny Lea Farm at a surprise party today marking Flemming’s over 30 years of volunteer service and fundraising on their behalf. For more than…Read more >

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Thank you Grace – A Tribute to Grace McClung

On January 23, we joined friends and family in celebrating the life of one of Bonny Lea Farm’s cherished family members, Grace McClung. Grace became a friend and strong advocate for Bonny Lea Farm more than 30 years ago when her daughter Susie began living and working here. Both were known for their outgoing personalities….Read more >

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Bonny Lea Farm Launches Annual Fund Drive

Ever wonder if you make a difference? So many people these days wonder if they make a difference. As Bonny Lea Farm launches its Annual Fund Drive on November 23, the organization wants to assure existing and potential donors that their support makes a big difference in the lives of the people who live and work…Read more >

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