Reena

Site: Thornhill - Toby and Henry Battle Developmental Centre

Service: Supports children, adults and seniors with a developmental disability

Record Details
Office Phone 905-889-6484
Fax 905-889-3827, Attn: Carla Kostiak
E-Mail ckostiak@reena.org
Website www.reena.org/about/toby-and-henry-battle-developmental-centre/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/reenafoundation
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/reena
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/reenafoundation
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/ReenaFdn
Primary Contact Carla Kostiak, Senior Marketing & Communications Specialist, Reena; Phone: 905-763-8254 ext 3024; Email: ckostiak@reena.org
Volunteer Coordinator Aviva Windman, Volunteer Services; Phone: 905-763-8254 ext 3616; Fax: Attn: Volunteer Department 905-889-3827; Email: volunteering@reena.org
Established 1973
Description (Service) Provides assessment, treatment and ongoing support * Jewish environment * nonsectarian * family support * day, evening and Sunday programs * residential services in Toronto and York Region -- including group homes (some fully accessible) and apartments with minimal support to allow for independent living * residential respite * social and recreational programs including ;Sunday Friends Club, After School, Winter and March Break, Summer Recreation, Café Lundi and Basketball;

Summer Employment Transition (SET) program seeks summer employment for high school students identified with a developmental disability and/or ASD who wish to gain part-time paid summer work experience * job coaches assist the participants with job readiness training, and secure summer employment placements that can continue throughout the year and offer on-the-job coaching at the workplace while providing the necessary supports with navigating the challenges of being employed;

Supported Employment Service helps youth with developmental disabilities find full-time and part-time employment * helps youth access job search assistance, life skills and pre-employment workshops, supports youth in connecting with employers and job developers * provides job coaching and training * invites to employer events and job fairs;

Pathways Day Program ongoing community-based program that helps with the transition of adults with developmental disabilities from schools, home and other services into the community * includes creative arts, music appreciation, recreational outings, special guests, physical activity and cooking programs;

Channels Day Program day program focuses on setting and attaining employment, career and life goals for adults * offers participants various supported employment services including job readiness skills training workshops, job placement and job coaching * participants volunteer in the community * other recreational and social activities are offered * half and full day program;

Reena Community Residence : an affordable housing project comprising 60 units in Vaughan based on the idea of full integration, where constant interaction between those with and without disabilities is the way life
Hours Pathways Day Program Mon to Fri 9 am - 3 pm * Channels Mon to Fri 10 am - 4 pm *Contact for full program schedule
Dates Year Round
Areas Served Toronto Downtown ; York Region
Eligibility individuals diagnosed with a developmental disability or dual diagnosis, and their families and caregivers * Supported Employment Service for youth 15 to 29 unemployed for working under 20 hours a week, resident of York Region * SET program students must have transportation or be able to travel independently to the job site and must be available to work for the complete duration of the program * Pathways must be 18 years and older and should be able to contribute to the programming *
Application Intake Social Worker 905-889-2690 x2201 socialworkintro@reena.org
Languages English
Fees None
Located In Community Thornhill West
Address & Map
Reena, Toby and Henry Battle Developmental Centre
927 Clark Ave W
Thornhill, ON L4J 8G6
 
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Intersection Bathurst Street & Clark Avenue West
Mailing Address Reena, Toby & Henry Battle Developmental Centre 
927 Clark Ave W 
Thornhill, ON L4J 8G6
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; parking close to entrance
Service Categories Centres for Independent Living ~ Developmental Disabilities ~ Jewish Community ; Developmental Disabilities Day Habilitation Programs ~ Jewish Community ; Group Homes for Children and Youth with Disabilities ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Group Residences for Adults with Disabilities ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Respite Care ~ Developmental Disabilities ~ Jewish Community ; Semi-Independent Living Residences for Adults with Disabilities ~ Jewish Community

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