We want to partner and collaborate with you if you are:
A person with a disability, a family member or leader and Microboard member;
An Independent Facilitator;
A business/corporation that believes in supporting families & individuals with disabilities in innovative ways;
A community organization aligned with our vision and mission.
Facilitate learning and broaden understanding of the values, principles and safeguards of Microboards;
Develop and disseminate relevant resources and information;
Offer training workshops;
support the development and sustainability of Microboards;
Collaborate on mentoring opportunities to share learning and experience with Microboards;
Advocate for the rights of people with a disability to not only have a Microboard, but direct their life through individualized funding and supported decision-making.
There are three ways you can become a Microboards Ontario partner:
Membership Our members are the backbone of our organization. By getting involved in our vision of ensuring everyone in Ontario who wants a Microboard is supported to have one, members enjoy:
Advance communication of events, workshops;
Opportunity to participate in related advocacy initiatives;
Attend free Community of Practice sessions on topics relevant to Microboards and its members
And the best part, membership is free! Fill out this form to become a Microboards member today. Partner Organization Organizations supporting people with developmental and other disabilities are often looking for innovative tools to help families plan for the future. By joining us as a partner organization:
free, customized workshop training for staff;
customized presentations and workshop sessions for families;
Partner recognition on our website (hyperlinked logo);
Cross-promotion of news, events, etc in our newsletter and social media channels.
Partner Organizations are $2,500 per year and can be customized to your organization. Partnerships are reviewed and renewed annually. Interested? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Partner Organizations:
Strategic Partner Strategic Partners help us advance our vision by lending their expertise and resources to support families, individuals and microboards. Strategic partners will enjoy:
Exclusive listing as a trusted partner in their professional area;
Hyperlinked logo on MBO website;
Ad in MBO's quarterly newsletter;
Opportunity to present and participate in networking events and webinars.
Strategic Partnership is $5,000, customizable to your profession/organization and renewed annually. Contact email@example.com to discuss how you can become a Strategic Partner.
Our Strategic Partners:
There are many ways to learn more about Microboards - send us an email or ask a question (you can also review our FAQ page to find out more). You can also take one of our workshops. Click here to find out more.