SERVICES

DAY PROGRAM

GOALS DAY PROGRAM

MONDAY - FRIDAY 

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
 

This includes the following:

  • A full-day program from 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM for 12-weeks 

  • A variety of activities scheduled for the day.

FEE

Contact GOALS for further information.

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

Through involvement in our 12-week day program, individuals will be given the chance to participate in activities that fit into the 7 fundamental areas that we feel are imperative to acquiring necessary life skills for the future. Some activities may include: 

  • Music Education 

  • Swimming & Fitnesses

  • Meditation & Self-Care

  • Cooking Meals & Kitchen Safety

  • Creative Expression Through Arts & Dance

  • Volunteer Skills & Employment Opportunities

  • Developing Decision Making & Problem Solving Skills 

REGISTRATION

The Summer Session  will operate from

June 27th -

September16th, 2022

 

FUTURE SESSION DATES

FALL

September 26th - December 16th

WINTER

January 9th - March 31st, 2023 

SPRING

April 3rd - June 23rd, 2023

RESPITE SERVICES

 

THE SOCIAL
EVENING RESPITE

ABOUT THE SOCIAL 

The Social will allow participants aged 19+ to meet with the same group of peers every Thursday evening to participate in a variety of activities within the community. Each session runs for12-weeks. Participants will be provided with a schedule of activities at the beginning of each session.

This includes the following:

  • A 12-week evening respite service from
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • All activities scheduled for the evenings

 Fall registration will be open on

Thursday, September 1st

FUTURE SESSION DATES​​​​​​​

FALL: September 29th - December 15th, 2022

WINTER: January 12th - March 30th, 2023

SPRING: April 6th - June 22nd, 2023

FEE

Contact GOALS for further information

DISCOVERY
WEEKEND RESPITE

ABOUT DISCOVERY

This program is designed to allow individuals 19+ to meet with peers from their community to build connections and friendships. The GOALS team will work with individuals to further develop social and communication skills while participants enjoy being out in the community. The Day Outings occur once per month and include a variety of excursions.

 

This includes the following:

  • A full day of respite service from
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM (times may vary) 

  • Cost for all activities scheduled for the day

  • Pick-up and Drop-off to your home

  • Lunch & healthy snacks
     

Summer registration is now OPEN

July 9th - Taste of Lawrence

August 6th - Beach Day

September 18th - Blue Jays Game

FEE

Contact GOALS for further information.

OVERNIGHT RESPITE

 

WEEKEND RETREAT

Independence and life skills are at the core of our mission. Our Weekend Retreats offer a unique experience for individuals to feel what it might be like to live independently. Participants will learn about in-home safety, how to complete in-home daily tasks and have the opportunity for hands-on practice. The retreat also gives individuals the opportunity to explore different areas of the community and most importantly have fun!

 

This includes the following:

  • Respite services beginning Friday from 6:00 PM - Sunday 4:00 

  • All meals throughout the weekend 

  • All activities scheduled for the weekend 

  • Pick up and drop off to and from home

  • Transportation to all activities throughout the weekend

FEE

$600.00

CAMP GOALS

Camp GOALS is a completely unique experience for participants. During the course of the week, individuals will have the opportunity to develop and acquire new life-skills in an independent living environment. Participants will learn about self advocacy, safe food handling, community and in-home safety.  Participants will also take part in literacy & budgeting activities, creative expression and physical & mental wellness excercises . Camp GOALS gives individuals the support needed to build confidence, create lasting friendships, and wonderful memories with their peers in a safe environment.

 

This includes the following:

  • Accommodation for 4 nights and 5 days 

  • All meals for the week

  • All activities scheduled for the week 

  • Transportation to all activities

FEE

$1500.00

ELIGIBILITY

 

These programs are designed for individuals who are 19+ and able to participate in activities with minimal supports in a 1 to 5 ratio. The individual may need some prompts or reminders to stay on task, is able to communicate wants and needs and  does not require behavioural redirection. Contact GOALS to arrange a facility tour, complete an intake meeting and forms.