Lansdowne Children's Centre and Foundation Annual Report 2021-2022

Updated: Aug 23



ing from seven families in 1952 to incorporation in 1974, Lansdowne Children's Centre celebrates 70 years of serving the needs of children and youth in our community. Our 2021-2022 annual report was shared earlier today at the Annual General Meeting, and is now available online as a digital flipbook and a downloadable file.



In this year's annual report:

  • A letter from our Chair, Rob Simmons and Executive Director, Rita-Marie Hadley

  • An Impact Infographic: a visual presentation of service performance and needs

  • Feature - Opening New Doors in Haldimand and Norfolk

  • Recognizing Years of Service, Celebrating Staff Milestones

  • A Parent Perspective: Mike Gatopolous

  • Feature - Entry to School: The New Stepping Stones Program

  • Letters from Foundation Chair, Robyn Verbuyst and Executive Director, Angee Turnbull

  • Foundation Events Feature: Motorcycles and Heroes

  • Feature - Third Party Support: our generous community

  • Why I Help - Volunteer Appreciation, Meet Rita Stratford

  • Why We Donate - Donor Spotlight, Meet Ken and Tammy Breau

  • 2021-2022 Centre Financials and Leadership


THANK YOU to all the staff, clients, families and partners that participated in these features, for sharing your stories with us and allowing us to share your stories and images. It is important that our community grows more aware of the GREAT things at Lansdowne:

  • Great efforts by clients, families and staff to help children realize their potential

  • Great support from our donors, sponsors, community partners, civic leaders and government representatives

  • Great needs for expansion, to further our capacity and continue to grow with the population and service needs of our region


Flip through the Lansdowne Children's Centre and Foundation 2021-2022 annual report online, with additional interactive media linked to features including videos and website referrals: OPEN FLIPBOOK


To download the Lansdowne annual report as a PDF document please visit our Board of Directors web page, CLICK HERE


Watch for video excerpts from our annual general meeting on Facebook and YouTube