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Preteen and Teen Social Connect Groups (Virtual)


Preteen (ages 10 to 13) and teen (age 14 to 18) social groups provide opportunities for youth to connect socially and interact with their peers. ErinoakKids staff facilitate these weekly groups, providing opportunities for participants to play games and get to know each other through various interactive activities.

Preteen Social Connect
This is a drop-in virtual program available weekly and welcomes young people in high school grades 5-8 on Mondays from 4:00-5:00p.m. ErinoakKids staff facilitate these weekly online groups, providing opportunities for participants to play games and get to know each other through various interactive games and activities.

Participants must be able to access technology and participate independently or with a support worker (not a parent). NOTE: All participants will be connected with a staff member prior to attending the group to ensure that it is an appropriate program that will meet the needs of the individual.

Teen Social Connect
This program is sponsored by the Youth Advisory Committee, and is a drop-in virtual program available weekly and welcomes young people in high school grades 9-12 on Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00p.m. ErinoakKids staff facilitate these weekly online groups, providing opportunities for participants to play games and get to know each other through various interactive games and activities.

Participants must be able to access technology and participate independently or with a support worker (not a parent). Note: All participants will be connected with a staff member prior to attending the group to ensure that it is an appropriate program that will meet the needs of the individual.

Frequency
Groups meet for one hour, once a week through the Zoom platform.

Timing
Search the event calendar to find the date of the next Virtual Preteen Social Connect or Virtual Teen Social Connect.

Registration
There is no fee to participate in these groups, but registration is required. Register by calling 905-855-2690 (toll free 1-877-374-6625) and pressing 3.