Bridges For Autism

Contact Details
Office Phone 289-362-0165
E-Mail bridges4autism@cogeco.net
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Sherry and Alan Dobbin, Co-founders
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
Pen Centre
221 Glendale Ave, Unit 617 L
St Catharines, ON L2T 2K6
 
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Intersection Glendale Ave and Hwy 406
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) A community hub that provides social, recreational and life skill programmes for individuals living with an Autism spectrum disorder, their families and those who have related developmental disabilities. 
 
Pilot Initiatives include: Champs Adaptive Fitness, Adaptive Cacooning Aerial Yoga, Karate, Self Defense, Tai Chi , Saturday Drop In Service (pre registration required)  
 
Individualized plans will be created to build on strengths and to provide a productive and progressive experience. Staff will work with participants to achieve fitness, fundamental movement and social and life skill goals.
Hours Sun 9 am-5 pm, Mon-Fri 10 am-8:30 pm, Sat 9 am-5 pm
Eligibility Ages: 3 year(s) and up 
 
The Adaptive Recreation Facilitator to participant ratio is 1:1 to 1:3 depending on needs and concerns regarding participant. Participants who have their own support workers are welcome to bring them.
Application A mandatory participation form, which can be emailed or picked up, must be completed prior to start date of program or service. * In person registration and on-line registration available
Languages English
Fees Program ; Payment can be made by e-mail transfer, Visa, Master Card, American Express or in person in cash upon sign up. Instructions will be given after the participation form has been submitted OR payment will be required the 1st day of the program before program begins.
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Service Categories Autism Therapy ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Autism Spectrum Disorders
Events Summer Heat Festival July 29th, 2017 at Burgoyne Woods - see facebook.com/bridgesforautism