Community Participation

We currently have 5 Community Participation locations:  

The HUB - 4322 Ontario Street in Beamsville: Hours of operation – Monday to Friday 8am – 4pm

CPS - 191 South Service Rd in Grimsby: Hours of operation – Monday to Friday 8am – 3pm

Livingston Resource Centre - 41 Livingston Ave in Grimsby: Hours of operation - Monday to Friday hours vary based on program and include some evenings. Please note: Programs are organized on a quarterly basis and based on registration.

Our Community Participation Programs (CPS)offer diverse educational and engaging activities based on the goals of the participants. Our class/activity calendar is developed to encourage inclusion, relationship building, transferable life skills, and is designed to be a combination of specialized and community based opportunities

Hopkins Centre - 4330 Lincoln Ave in Beamsville: Hours of operation – Monday to Friday 8am – 4pm

Our Hopkins Day Program site offers a variety of life skills programs and activities for participants anywhere from 1 to 5 days per week. This program has dedicated professionals ready to assist with life skills, goal planning and community outings and offers a unique set-up of 3 separate areas. Our activity calendars range from developing goals with our participants, building community connections/relationships, volunteering, exercise programs, baking, music therapy, and recreation and leisure programs.

Natural Abilities - 197 Griffin Street Smithville: Hours of operation – Monday to Friday 8:30am – 3:30pm

Natural Abilities offers many unique gifts for all occasions.

We pride ourselves on the presentation and packaging of all our products. The one of a kind gifts are sure to catch your eye! We are happy to help you find gifts for an individual, or a large group at great value. Natural Abilities also offers a wide variety of unique wedding favors, bridal and baby shower favors and party favors for all special occasions. Orders both big and small are welcomed.

We really are the "Best Kept Secret in Town"


Special events are advertised through email and by circulating flyers.


To find out more about how to access our Community Participation Programs, please contact Developmental Services Ontario (DSO) to determine eligibility and to find out more about the referral process.