About The Fair

“Connecting People to Community and Community to People”

Pathways to Success features over 75 specialized and general community services and resources that help people with a developmental disability live their best life.

Connect with job and financial supports, recreation programs, mental health programs and many more!

Pathways to Success is organized by Mainstream, and the marketing of the event is assisted by a grant from BCM Insurance.

Pathways to Success Fair
May 5, 2021, 1 - 5pm

75 Vendors
500 Visitors

Have a product, service or organizations that should be known to people with disabilities? Join us as an exhibitor through Eventbrite.

Who Should Attend?

  • People with developmental disabilities
  • Family and friends
  • Support staff
  • Teachers
  • Students and works-in-training
  • Educational assistants

Free Admission. We welcome donations to local food banks.

Our Vendors -
Who Will be at Pathways to Success

We expect over 75 specialized and general community services and resources to attend Pathways to Success 2020.
Here is a list of those who have registered to date.

Some Questions ?

Who Should Attend Pathways to Success?

Anybody can attend! The Fair is a way to connect people to the community and the community to the people.

Pathways to Success is to help people with a developmental disability live their best life.

Anyone with a developmental disability, their family and friends, support staff, and teachers and students should come to meet our 75+ vendors who provide services and support.

What To Bring to Pathways to Success?

Admission to Pathways to Success is free. However, we welcome donations for the local food banks.

How Do I Register?

There is no registration or admission charge for the public.

Vendors can register to participate by visiting our Eventbrite page which is located here.

Is There a Charge for Parking?

Parking is free at the Holiday Inn Conference Centre. And the site is accessible.

Anyone who is coming by public transit can take the 302-Ontario-Lakeshore bus and it stops right outside our door.

Cogeco's YourTV Visited the Pathways to Success fair in an earlier year.

Latest News

Check here for the latest news and updates for Pathways to Success.

See You Next Year

The 2020 Fair is cancelled. We’re now moving forward with planning Pathways to Success for our new date, May 5, 2021. Vendors should plan on enrolling through EventBrite early in 2021 to ensure they have a table at P2S2021.

BCM Insurance Joins the Team

The marketing and promotion of Pathways to Success 2020 is assisted this year by a generous BCM Insurance Community Grant. BCM (Bertie & Clinton Mutual Insurance Co.) makes grants available to local organizations to assist them with their programming. Mainstream, the organizers of Pathways to Success, applied for a grant to help them advertise and […]

Are You a Community Resource That Helps People?

Join us at Pathways to Success by registering through our Eventbrite link. The cost of participating is only $25. Payment is by credit card.

Our Sponsor

Mainstream is very proud to have partnered with BCM Insurance this year to assist with the marketing of Pathways to Success.

BCM Insurance awarded Mainstream a Community Grant to allow us to better promote and advertise the Fair.

On behalf of all our Vendors and Attendees, we thank BCM for their generous support!

Conference Venue

Pathways to Success is held at the Holiday Inn on Ontario Street in St Catharines. At the rear of the hotel, is the Conference Centre.
There is ample free parking, and the building is fully accessible.

For those traveling by public transit, the St Catharines Transit Route 302-Ontario-Lakeshore bus
stops directly in front of the hotel/conference centre.

Holiday Inn and Conference Centre,
327 Ontario Street, St. Catharines, ON
(289) 213-8604‬
Pathways to Success Postponed

With all the current uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be holding Pathways to Success this year.

Our plan is to reschedule the fair to May 5, 2021, and we will be in touch with our vendors about the opportunities.  

In the meantime, stay safe.