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Independent Living Program

Registration is now open for our 2021 Post-Secondary Education Workshop Series!

The Independent Living Program will not be running this year due to current public heath restrictions. For this summer, we are offering the following online Workshop Series.

Getting Ready for Post-Secondary Education Workshop Series - New!

Join us for online Zoom sessions to learn important information to prepare for post-secondary education and other adult services. 

Enrollment is limited to 12 participants who are:

  • Able to participate in 1 ½  hour interactive Zoom sessions
  • Entering Grade 11 or higher in the Fall
  • Planning to pursue post-secondary education in the next 2 years
  • Motivated to attend all sessions
  • Receiving centre-based Occupational Therapy and/or Physiotherapy Services at ErinoakKids

Session Dates for Participants

All sessions are held from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

Monday July 5Introduction: Get to know other participants and address any technical issues
Tuesday July 6
ODSP Services: Learn how to access ODSP, eligibility criteria and services (income and employment)
Wednesday July 7Post-Secondary Accommodations: Learn how to access academic accommodations in a post-secondary environment
Thursday July 8Communication Workshop Session One: Develop communication skills in the workplace
Friday July 9Communication Workshop Session Two: Build on session one and continue to develop communication skills in the workplace. 

Session for Parents

The session is held from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m

Friday July 9
Q and A for Parents: wrap up session to review with parents what was covered and provide opportunities answer questions

Registration Process

Registration for the 2021 session is now closed. Please check back for next year!

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