FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES

 

Often described as "whatever it takes", family support services are offered to individuals and their families who are living with the challenges of a disability.

 

These services include:

  • Respite Care
  • Summer Camps
  • Problem Solving & Crisis Support
  • Short and Long Term Planning
  • Parent Support Groups
  • Workshops & Seminars
  • Support to Churches

 

 

 

 

 

BETHESDA HOMES

 

Staffed Residential care in homes in typical neighbourhoods.

Individuals live and participate in their communities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COMMUNITY INCLUSION

 

Individuals enjoy a variety of activities that include opportunities for building positive relationships, life skills training, employment or volunteer activities, and utilizing resources in the community to meet needs and provide enjoyment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUPPORTED INDEPENDENT LIVING

One on One support for individuals who live on their own but would like extra help with life skills and social connections.

 

 

HOME SHARE

Home Share Providers open their homes to welcome a person with a disability and provide care for the individual in a typical home setting.

 

 

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Support services are provided to individuals and employers to develop positive employment relationships.

 

 

SUMMER DAY CAMPS

Eight weeks of day time adventures are offered to children with disabilities. Campers may apply for up to 3 days per week of camp time throughout July and August.

 

 

CAMP BETHESDA

Camp Bethesda is a one week fun, recreational and faith enriching vacation time in August offered to adults with disabilities.

 

 

EXCURSIONS

Excursions are offered to adults who participate in Bethesda's Supported Independent Living Services or Family Support Services.