ConnectABILITY

Families Connect and Sense-Abilities Group

FAMILIES CONNECT

10-Week FREE Program For Parents and Caregivers Supporting individuals with Dual Diagnosis aged 16+
A group designed to provide families and/or caregivers peer-support, self- care and coping strategies while providing education and valuable resources to help meet the challenges involved when supporting an individual with dual diagnosis. Sessions will include presentations from various community partners. Topics will include: Systems (DSO, Family Service Toronto), Behaviour Therapy, Mindfulness and many more!

When: Wednesdays Feburary 15th to April 19th 2017 6:30-8:00pm
Where: Aptus Treatment Centre 40 Samor Road, Toronto ON – Conveniently located off of the 401 & Dufferin St *Building is wheelchair accessible

The Families Connect group will run at the same time as the Sense-Abilities Group! To see if your child or loved one is eligible, please refer to the Sense-Abilities Flyer.

For further information or to register please contact: Nokha Baig, MSW, RSW 416-535-8501 Ext: 37835

See flyer for more details

Sense-Abilities Group

10-Week FREE Program For individuals with a dual diagnosis 16+
This group will aim to create a nurturing environment where participants are encouraged to engage with their senses. This group will use sensory experiences to empower awareness of self, others, and the environment. Participants will get in touch with their senses and discover new coping skills. Facilitated by Occupational Therapists: Jessica, Kristen, Sinthusha, Rana Supported by Developmental Service Workers: Chisomo & Steven
When: Wednesdays February 15th – April 19th, 2017 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Where: Aptus Treatment Centre 40 Samor Road, Toronto ON – Conveniently located off of the 401 & Dufferin St (wheelchair accessible)

* Caregivers of individuals interested in the Sense-Abilities Group are required to attend the ‘Families Connect’ group which runs at the same time and location.

For further Information or to register please contact: Jessica Rosales, OT Reg. (Ont.) 416-535-8501 Ext: 37810

See flyer for more details