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  • The Drop-In welcomes young people ages 12 and up and their friends.
    April 4, 2017
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Overnight Respite

We offer two overnight respite programs:

 

Medically Fragile Technologically Dependent Respite Camp (Adventure Camp)

A respite camp for children who have the enhanced respite funding, and are identified as MFTD. The program operates on designated weekends and during the summer. Families may register their child to attend either the overnight or day-only option.
 
Age: birth to age 18
 
Open to: Children identified by the Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) as medically fragile and/or technologically dependent (MFTD) and living in their home with their parents in Peel, Halton or Dufferin are eligible for the Respite Camp.
 
Availability: Clients can schedule weekend camps during the school year or week-long camps in the summer. Day camps or overnight camps available.
 
Location: 53 Bond Street, Suite 233 and 234, Oakville (located within Central West Specialized Developmental Services). See photos of the facility below.
 
Referral: Clients can be referred either internally, externally or by a parent. Clients must be identified as eligible to receive enhanced respite funding by CCAC. ErinoakKids staff members or community partners are encouraged to complete the referral form and fax it to the attention of the Camp Coordinator for consideration at 905-820-1333.
 
Contact: Karen Jacksteit, 905-855-2690 ext. 2906


Non Medically Fragile Technologically Dependent Respite Camp (Funfest Camp)

A weekend-long respite camp for clients who present with significant physical disabilities. Families may register their child to attend either the overnight or day-only option.
 
Age: 6 to 18 years of age
 
Open to: Children with physical disabilities and/or significant developmental disabilities, living at home in Peel, Halton or Dufferin regions. The children who attend this program do not qualify for enhanced respite funding but do require physical support and supervision.  
 
Availability: The NonMFTD camp runs during the school year, there is no summer camp. Families may register their child to attend either the overnight or day-only option.
 
Location: 53 Bond Street, Suite 233 and 234, Oakville (located within Central West Specialized Developmental Services). See photos of the facility below.
 
Referral: Clients can be referred internally, externally or by a parent. ErinoakKids staff members or community partners are encouraged to complete the referral form and fax it to the attention of the Camp Coordinator for consideration at 905-820-1333.
 
Contact: Karen Jacksteit, 905-855-2690 ext. 2906



Photos of overnight respite facility


Lounge area
 

Meal, snack and activity area
 

Kitchen
 
Outside play area
 

Lounge area
 

Hallway
 

Snoezelen Room
 

Snoezelen Room
 

Snoezelen Room
 

Example of bedroom
 

Example of bedroom
 

Bathroom/shower
 

Exterior

Pool
Gymnasium
     

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