Holland Bloorview, "The Independence Program" is seeking applicants

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Dates: Sunday, July 24th- August 12th

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

Cost: $2000 - Negotiated annually
*Financial assistance may be available upon request

Criteria: Applicant must have a disability and be:

  • 17 – 18 years of age (up to 21 if still in high school)
  • Interested in increasing their independence & motivated to participate
  • Able to identify and communicate personal care needs
  • Willing to work on goals related to independence. Examples 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

Deadline for application submission: As soon as possible

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

*Mandatory Orientation: All participants accepted to the program must attend Mandatory Orientation Welcome Session on Saturday June 25,2016

For more information or to apply, contact:
Brenna Buchanan
Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
150 Kilgour Road Toronto, Ontario M4G 1R8
416-425-6220 Ext.6451
1-800-363-2440 Ext. 6451
bbuchanan@hollandbloorview.ca