|Address & Map|
140 Russell Ave
St Catharines, ON L2R 1W1
|Map Record||Do Not Map|
|Description & Services|
|Areas Served||Niagara Region|
|Description||SOUL is a FREE outreach ministry providing structured activities (such as music, crafts and drama) and fellowship opportunities (during coffee/snack time) for adults who have disabilities. |
Family Support And Staff Partnership:
The success of the program depends heavily on a strong partnership with family and support staff who are responsible for:
~ Transportation of clients to and from the program
~ Care for clients physical and personal needs and encouragement of each client to participate and display appropriate social behaviours
~ Engage clients in music by helping them stand (if possible), singing along and participating in action songs
~ Assist SOUL staff with clients who participate in upfront activities during Wednesday choir and MAD Fridays.
~ Encourage clients to make choices and express their creativity during craft time, assisting them with exercising fine motor skills
~ Promote friendships and socialization between clients.
By special permission of the SOUL staff, some clients may be permitted to attend without support staff.
|Eligibility||Adults and youth 16 years and older|
|Application||Please call the church at 905-685-8294 Wednesday through Friday morning and ask for Kathy or Heather or email: firstname.lastname@example.org |
|Fees||None - program|
|Service Categories||Developmental Disabilities Social/Recreational Programs ~ Faith Based Organizational Perspective|
|Subjects||Adults ; Developmental disabilities ; Physical disabilities ; Places of worship ; Recreational activities|