|Record #: NIA0062||Last Modified: 22 Jul 2020||Last Full Update: 22 Jul 2020|
|Primary Contact||Ru Tauro, Executive Director, Oak Centre; Phone: 905-788-3010; Fax: 905-788-3012; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Primary Executive||Ru Tauro, Executive Director|
|Areas Served||Pelham ; Port Colborne ; Wainfleet ; Welland ; and anywhere in Niagara Region with own transportation|
|Located In Community||Welland|
|Address & Map||
24 Dorothy St
Welland, ON L3B 3V7
|Intersection||Dorothy St and East Main St|
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19: Open Mon-Fri for two 3-hour shifts each day: 9 am-12 noon (lunch served 11:30 am-12 noon) and 12:30 pm-3:30 pm (lunch served 12:30 pm-1 pm) - call to book a time slot. Evening/weekend program and social events not available until further notice. Some programs available virtually - call for information.
A psychosocial rehabilitation program for people with serious and on-going mental health issues following the clubhouse approach.
Continuum of employment opportunities including transitional employment(graduated step towards gainful employment), supported employment, and independent employment: career planning * accessing education * training and employment resources in the community * supports on-the-job or in-training/academic programs * prevocational setting * meaningful activity
|Hours||Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * Wed 8:30 am-8 pm * Third Sat of the month 11 am-3 pm * Holidays 9 am-2 pm|
|Eligibility||Ages: 16 year(s) and up
People with severe or persistent mental health problems who need comprehensive supports and would like assistance to open doors to employment, training or educational opportunities.
|Application||Application form, orientation period, final membership forms|
|Languages||English - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications ; French - Reception, Interpretation, Programs|
|Physical Access||Partially Accessible - Parking - Accessible; Entrance - Usable; Washroom - Usable|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation ; Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network|
|Service Categories||Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs ; Psychiatric Rehabilitation|
|Print Material||Newsletter - THE ACORN|