Children & Youth with Special Needs

Children & Youth with Special Needs

Hours of Service
See below for specific program hours

Purpose Statement
Participating in community activities to help develop social relationships and build independent living skills

About Program
Children and Youth with Special Needs programs build life and social skills through activity based learning, socialization and community interaction. One to One and Group Services are available.

Program

Participants

Description

Time

1-2-1 Services 6-18 yrs Goal focused services for up to 1 year. Generally once a week for up to 3 hrs a session.
Kids Group Children

Learning social and life skills through games and activities.

Snack is provided.

Alternating schedule of every other Wednesday.

4-6 pm

Active Friday Nights Youth

Practicing social and life skills through games and activities.

Dinner is provided.

Alternating schedule of every other Friday.

5-7 pm

Friday Night Life Skills Teens and Youth

Building life and social skills through practical applications. 

Dinner is provided.

Alternating schedule of every other Friday.

5-7 pm

Friday Night Transition Teens

Helping support teens transition info adulthood by building life and social skills, with a focus on crating and maintaining friendships.

Snack is provided.

Alternating schedule of every other Friday.

7-9 pm

 

Child & Youth with Special Needs Updates

For updated information about the Children & Youth with Special Needs program please check out the links below to open the associated pdf file (If you do not have Adobe Reader please click here to download it for free):

2017 Child Youth with Special Needs Calendar
Group Registration form
Informed Consent to Service Form
Permission to Administer Medication
Client Complaint Procedure
Photo Release form

Who Qualifies/Eligibility
Children and youth with special needs who live in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows are eligible.
A referral from the Ministry of Child, Youth Family Development Children Youth Special Needs is required for children and youth with special needs to access one to one and group services.

Please contact your social worker or call: 604 476-2800 or 604 466-7300 for additional information and referral requests.
When the referral is received a staff member from Maple Ridge/ Pitt Meadows Children and Youth with Special Needs will contact you to set up an intake meeting for one to one and group services.

Cost
FREE

Community Partners/Funders
Ministry of Child, Youth and Family Development  Children and Youth with Special Needs


Contact Info

Phone
604.463.8226

Location
11907 – 228th Street, Maple Ridge   V2X 8G8

Ministry of Child, Youth and Family Development  Children and Youth with Special Needs
#200 - 11965 Fraser Street Maple Ridge   V2X 2Z2
604.476.2800

or

#22323 – 119th Ave., Maple Ridge V2X 2Z2
604.466.7300