Camphill Communities Ontario

Angus, Ontario, Canada

  • Last updated: January 3, 2019 (1 second ago)
  • Listing created on: March 2, 2016

Mission Statement

Camphill’s mission is to enrich society by creating meaningful opportunities to live, learn, and work together.

Community Description

We are a not-for-profit organization that provides support services to adults and seniors in Simcoe County who have an intellectual disability. We support people in directing their own lives and in promoting partnerships, opportunities, well-being, freedom and contributions in their community.

About

  • Type(s): Commune (organized around sharing almost everything), Spiritual or Religious Community
  • Programs & Activities: Volunteer, Internship, or Apprenticeship, Organization, Resource, or Network, WWOOF’ing, Guest Farming, Festivals, Conferences, Events
  • Location: Rural

Housing

  • Status: We have land we have developed on
  • Area: 290 acres

Membership

  • Adult Members: 55
  • Visitors accepted: Yes
  • Open to new Members: Yes

Government

  • Decision Making: Consensus (everyone agrees)
  • Identified Leader: No
  • Leadership Core Group: Yes

Economics

  • Dues, Fees, or Shared Expenses: No
  • Shared Income: None
  • Required Labor Contribution per Week: 0

Sustainability Practices

Lifestyle

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Community Network or Organization Affiliations

Camphill Association of North America (CANA)

Keywords

Camphill, Social Therapy, intentional community, organic agriculture, biodynamics