Holland Bloorview: Transitions, Recreation & Life Skills – The Independence Program 2020

Program Dates:  Sunday, July 26th – Friday, August 14th

Location:  Seneca College- Newnham Residence (Finch Ave. and Hwy. 404)

Cost:  $1700 and roughly $250 spending money *Financial assistance may be available

Criteria: applicant must have a disability and be:

  • 17 – 18 years of age (up to 21 if still in high school)
  • Able to identify and communicate personal care needs
  • Motivated to participate

Hoping to increase independence and work on goals that may include:

  • meal preparation and cooking
  • money management and budgeting
  • public transit and community navigation
  • directing attendant care needs
  • recreation and social skill building
  • supported or independent living preparation

Applications:  Deadline for submission: Friday February 28th

Notification date: Monday, April 6th

Interview:  Once we receive your application, you will be contacted for an interview

For more information, contact:  Steph Di Martino, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, 150 Kilgour Road Toronto, Ontario M4G 1R8  416-425-6220 / 1-800-363-2440 Ext. 3817

See flyer for details.