Woodview Mental Health and Autism Services

Site: Brantford - Park Rd N

Service: Family and Caregiver Skills Building and Support

Service Details
Hours Office Mon-Thu 8 am-8 pm * Fri 8 am-5 pm * service hours will vary depending on the needs of the family
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
 
Parents, caregivers or guardians of children 0-18 years of age
Application All referrals are made through Contact Brant at 519-758-8228
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Brantford
Address & Map
643 Park Rd N
Brantford, ON N3T 5L8
Intersection Park Rd N and Dunsdon St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) Skill-building and support services enable the family, including siblings, parents and/or guardians to better address a child or youth’s mental health issues by changing attitudes and behaviours, providing support as they adjust to new diagnoses, building skills and competencies, and/or creating awareness and resiliency 
 
Family/caregiver skill-building and support services may include the provision of effective parenting strategies as well as access to peer supports to promote resilience and positive child/youth/family functioning 
 
Respite Program - provides respite services to children and youth with identified mental health concerns who require short-term relief from families and caregivers to allow them to recharge and reflect. The Respite Program is tailored to the needs of the child or youth and their family. The program provides activities and programming that promote skill development and help build self-confidence and independence. Improving social skills and making friends are also part of the programs.  
 
Respite is offered in a variety of ways including:  
  • weekly one-on-one sessions 
  • social groups 
  • Summer / Winter / March Break programming 
  • P.A. Day programming
 
Overnight opportunities may be explored; and Virtual respite groups and/or individual programming
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-752-5308
Fax 519-752-9102
E-Mail general@woodview.ca
Website www.woodview.ca
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Primary Contact Christine Dragojlovich, Clinical Manager; Phone: (Business) 519-752-5308 ext 113
Primary Executive Flora Ennis, Director, Services/System Planning

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