Community Based Programs that provide Recreational And Social Support To Individuals With Developmental Disabilities, Including those With Dual Diagnoses. The Staff Strives To Ensure That The Programs Foster Personal And Emotional Growth.
The programs are offered in a group setting or may be individually designed. There are various programs available with the majority occurring between Monday and Friday.
Some examples of programs include:
- Cooking classes
- Community Volunteering
The criteria for admission are set by the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS).
In order to access this program you must meet the following criteria;
- Meet DSO eligibility
- 18 years and older
- No longer in attendance at school
- Have own transportation
- Diagnosed with a developmental disability
- Not exhibiting high-risk behaviours
- Ambulatory and have the ability to bear weight for toileting
- Capable of self-feeding
Individuals who attend as “drop-ins” must be accompanied by a support worker. The cost to participate in this program is co-shared with MCCSS. See the information regarding the fee schedule.