Workshop
Total # of Workshop = 36
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Thu Mar 20, 2014 9:00 am
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3:30 pm
Intro to Autism/CHAP Orientation
A mandatory Orientation session for workers joining the CHAP Program workerbank. The workshop will begin with an Introduction to Autism, (9 - 12:00pm) a presentation to introduce support staff to the Autism Spectrum Diagnosis. There is an impactful Sensory Simulation, followed by discussion of what it might be like to live in a world that is constantly offending one's ability to sort out the world around them. Strategies are also reviewed to help people supporting an individual with an ASD, learn to be more effective in their interactions. This workshop is modified to meet the needs of the audience. Next, (12:30 - 3:30 pm) the CHAP Orientation will review what is respite, roles & responsibilities of the respite worker, a discussion of recreational activities and a brief introduction to behavioural strategies."Note: CHAP Orientation is available to York Region candidates with a prior intake interview through the York Region Coordinator.Please contact kdelong@yssn.ca for more information
30 3
York
Central East
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Wed Apr 23, 2014 9:00 am
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12:00 pm
Intro to Autism
Want to learn more about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? Come to this informative presentation to learn the basics about Autism and how it is diagnosed within the new DSM-V criteria. Participants will learn more about common features of ASD including Social Communication, Restricted & Repetitive Behaviour, Sensory Differences, and more. A great first step in your journey to becoming an Autism ‘expert’!
30 14
York
Central East
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Wed Apr 23, 2014 12:30 pm
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3:30 pm
CHAP Orientation
A mandatory Orientation session for workers joining the CHAP Program workerbank. CHAP Orientation will review what is respite, roles & responsibilities of the respite worker, a discussion of recreational activities and a brief introduction to behavioural strategies. Note: This CHAP Orientation is available to York Region candidates with a prior intake interview through the York Region Coordinator.
Note: Please contact kdelong@yssn.ca for more information
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York
Central East
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Reg closes: Tue Apr 22, 2014
Wed Apr 23, 2014 7:00 pm
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9:00 pm
What really works: Strategies for managing anxiety
This workshop is designed to address the needs of those living with ASD and anxiety. It will provide support workers with the ability to recognize the signs of anxiety and provide strategies to help individuals manage their anxiety and increase their coping skills.
20 1
Guelph/Wellington
Central West
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Sat May 03, 2014 9:15 am
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3:30 pm
CHAP Support Worker Orientation
A one day seminar introducing respiteservices.com CHAP worker applicants to the program requirements and expectations. Topics covered include; rights and responsibilities, reporting abuse, self employment, liability, contract negotiations, inclusion, meaningful time, and an introduction to developmental disabilities. The course is mandatory for all CHAP applicants in Simcoe County as part of the screening requirements. If you have not applied on respiteservices.com to be a CHAP worker but would like to attend this session for more information please feel free to register and attend. Note: To register please call Anna deKoter at 705-733-3227 x 2235 or Carolyn Harris at 705-726-9082 x 2259
Note:  To register please call Anna deKoter at 705-733-3227 x 2235 or Carolyn Harris at 705-726-9082 x 225
0 0
Simcoe
Central East
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Reg closes: Fri May 09, 2014
Sat May 10, 2014 9:00 am
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4:00 pm
CHAP Support Worker Orientation
A mandatory orientation session for potential support workers joining the CHAP program worker bank. Families and their support workers are welcome to attend the orientation. The day includes an introduction to supporting families and their child who has a disability, an introduction to understanding the meaning of respite, understanding and developing roles, language, community involvement, the support worker's roles and responsibilities with families and respiteservices.com. Please bring your own brown bag lunch and arrive at 8:45 as we will start promptly at 9:00
30 2
Durham
Central East
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Reg closes: Tue May 13, 2014
Tue May 20, 2014 9:00 am
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12:00 pm
Intro to Autism
Want to learn more about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? Come to this informative presentation to learn the basics about Autism and how it is diagnosed within the new DSM-V criteria. Participants will learn more about common features of ASD including Social Communication, Restricted & Repetitive Behaviour, Sensory Differences, and more. A great first step in your journey to becoming an Autism ‘expert’!
30 10
York
Central East
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Reg closes: Mon May 12, 2014
Tue May 20, 2014 10:00 am
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1:00 pm
The Explosive Child & Collaborative Problem Solving Flyer
This interactive worskhop will help participants understand children who are eaily frustrated and chronically inflexible. This workshop will help you identify (in advance) specific situations that may routinely lead to inflexible-explosive episodes, help interpret behaviours that occur during meltdowns for what they really are and provide coping strategies. The workshop will help create an understanding of the factors fuelling difficulty behaviour and the demands for flexibility and tolerance of frustration being place on a child.
50 8
York
Central East
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Tue May 20, 2014 12:30 pm
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3:30 pm
CHAP Orientation
A mandatory Orientation session for workers joining the CHAP Program workerbank. CHAP Orientation will review what is respite, roles & responsibilities of the respite worker, a discussion of recreational activities and a brief introduction to behavioural strategies. Note: This CHAP Orientation is available to York Region candidates with a prior intake interview through the York Region Coordinator.
Note: Please contact kdelong@yssn.ca for more information
0 0
York
Central East
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Reg closes: Sat May 17, 2014
Sat May 24, 2014 9:30 am
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3:30 pm
Conscious Care & Support for Individuals with ASD and other DD Flyer
Instead of just knowing and responding to the supported person based on behaviours and limited verbal communications, this workshop offers participants a much more complete understanding of who they really are and their potential. Because of this more accurate understanding, a more effective and practical support process, based on Harvard Medical School's more recent research findings, is learned.
50 11
Durham
Central East
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Reg closes: Mon May 26, 2014
Mon May 26, 2014 9:30 am
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3:30 pm
What Doctors Don't Tell You Flyer
This workshop helps parents understand more than 30 issues common in Asperger's. It comes as a surprise to many parents that disorganization, chronic anxiety, sleep disturbances, clumsiness, grooming, eating, exercising, and homework problems are also part of the package. This workshop changes a parent's understanding of Asperger Syndrome in order to change their actions. Our goal is to help parents really understand their child's behaviours well enough to become educated advocates.
Note: Handouts will not be provided for this workshop.
100 16
York
Central East
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Reg closes: Tue May 27, 2014
Wed May 28, 2014 7:00 pm
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9:00 pm
Visual Strategies:Make and Take
This practical session is designed to assist respite workers, parents, caregivers and agency staff with learning how to use and build visual aids. An overview of First-Then boards, visual schedules, choice boards and more. Participants will leave with a visual aid.
20 2
Guelph/Wellington
Central West
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Reg closes: Fri May 23, 2014
Fri May 30, 2014 1:30 pm
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4:30 pm
Putting the Research to Work Flyer
The field of Autism research is ever growing with hundreds of new Autism related research studies published each month. Families and the professionals that support them want to know how they can practically apply what researchers are discovering to better understand and support their children with Autism. This seminar will look at exciting findings in the areas of understanding autism, discussing intervention techniques that can be used by parents and professionals, and how technology can be used to help increase independence Note: This workshop is also being offered via video-conference in sites all across Ontario.
Note: Please email Tony Gougeoun to register at a video-conference site: tgougeon@clhmidland.on.ca
12 1
York
Central East
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Reg closes: Sat May 24, 2014
Sat May 31, 2014 9:30 am
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3:30 pm
Conscious Care & Support for Individuals with ASD and other DD Flyer
Instead of just knowing and responding to the supported person based on behaviours and limited verbal communications, this workshop offers participants a much more complete understanding of who they really are and their potential. Because of this more accurate understanding, a more effective and practical support process, based on Harvard Medical School's more recent research findings, is learned.
50 2
York
Central East
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Reg closes: Mon May 26, 2014
Mon Jun 02, 2014 12:00 pm
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3:00 pm
Autism & Hearing Sensitivities Flyer
This workshop will help parents better understand why children with autism are sensitive to loud sounds, and annoyed or frightened by specific sounds. It will provide parents with strategies to try at home with their child and a list of resources for further support. Sabrina DeToma is an Audiologist with a clinical doctor degree in Audiology. She has almost 10 years of experience working with children and adults to address their hearing healthcare needs, and is also the director and owner of Salus Hearing Centre.
30 3
Durham
Central East
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Reg closes: Fri May 30, 2014
Fri Jun 06, 2014 1:00 pm
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4:00 pm
Occupational Therapy: Tools for Anxiety Flyer
In this interactive workshop participants will learn ways to assist children with anxiety in order to cope every day. The workshop will discuss strategies on how to manage in the environment and suggest tools for anxiety, physical relaxation and social thinking (this includes cognitive behaviour therapy strategies). Note: This workshop is also being offered via video-conference in sites all across Ontario
Note: Note: Please email Tony Gougeoun to register at a video-conference site: tgougeon@clhmidland.on.ca
8 2
Simcoe
Central East
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Reg closes: Fri Jun 06, 2014
Sat Jun 07, 2014 9:00 am
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4:00 pm
CHAP Support Worker Orientation
A mandatory orientation session for potential support workers joining the CHAP program worker bank. Families and their support workers are welcome to attend the orientation. The day includes an introduction to supporting families and their child who has a disability, an introduction to understanding the meaning of respite, understanding and developing roles, language, community involvement, the support worker's roles and responsibilities with families and respiteservices.com. Please bring your own brown bag lunch and arrive at 8:45 as we will start promptly at 9:00
30 0
Durham
Central East
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Fully Booked
Sat Jun 07, 2014 9:15 am
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3:30 pm
CHAP Support Worker Orientation
A one day seminar introducing respiteservices.com CHAP worker applicants to the program requirements and expectations. Topics covered include; rights and responsibilities, reporting abuse, self employment, liability, contract negotiations, inclusion, meaningful time, and an introduction to developmental disabilities. The course is mandatory for all CHAP applicants in Simcoe County as part of the screening requirements. If you have not applied on respiteservices.com to be a CHAP worker but would like to attend this session for more information please feel free to register and attend. Note: To register please call Anna deKoter at 705-733-3227 x 2235 or Carolyn Harris at 705-726-9082 x 2259
Note:  To register please call Anna deKoter at 705-733-3227 x 2235 or Carolyn Harris at 705-726-9082 x 225
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Simcoe
Central East
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Reg closes: Wed Jun 11, 2014
Fri Jun 13, 2014 9:30 am
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3:30 pm
What Doctors Don't Tell You Flyer
This workshop helps parents understand more than 30 issues common in Asperger's. It comes as a surprise to many parents that disorganization, chronic anxiety, sleep disturbances, clumsiness, grooming, eating, exercising, and homework problems are also part of the package. This workshop changes a parent's understanding of Asperger Syndrome in order to change their actions. Our goal is to help parents really understand their child's behaviours well enough to become educated advocates.
100 1
HKPR
Central East
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Reg closes: Fri Jun 13, 2014
Fri Jun 20, 2014 9:30 am
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3:30 pm
Conscious Care & Support for Individuals with ASD and other DD Flyer
Instead of just knowing and responding to the supported person based on behaviours and limited verbal communications, this workshop offers participants a much more complete understanding of who they really are and their potential. Because of this more accurate understanding, a more effective and practical support process, based on Harvard Medical School's more recent research findings, is learned.
50 0
Simcoe
Central East
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Reg closes: Wed Jun 18, 2014
Wed Jun 25, 2014 9:00 am
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12:00 pm
Siblings of Children with ASD Flyer
This interactive workshop will help participants to understand the experience and needs of siblings of children with ASD and what supports can be helpful to encourage healthy coping and development. Note: This workshop is also being offered via video-conference in sites all across Ontario.
Note: Please email Tony Gougeoun to register at a video-conference site: tgougeon@clhmidland.on.ca
12 1
York
Central East
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Reg closes: Wed Jun 18, 2014
Wed Jun 25, 2014 1:30 pm
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4:30 pm
Siblings of Children with ASD
This interactive workshop will help participants to understand the experience and needs of siblings of children with ASD and what supports can be helpful to encourage healthy coping and development.
100 0
Simcoe
Central East
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Reg closes: Thu Jun 19, 2014
Thu Jun 26, 2014 9:00 am
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12:00 pm
Intro to Autism
Want to learn more about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? Come to this informative presentation to learn the basics about Autism and how it is diagnosed within the new DSM-V criteria. Participants will learn more about common features of ASD including Social Communication, Restricted & Repetitive Behaviour, Sensory Differences, and more. A great first step in your journey to becoming an Autism ‘expert’!
30 6
York
Central East
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Fully Booked
Thu Jun 26, 2014 12:30 pm
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3:30 pm
CHAP Orientation
A mandatory Orientation session for workers joining the CHAP Program workerbank. CHAP Orientation will review what is respite, roles & responsibilities of the respite worker, a discussion of recreational activities and a brief introduction to behavioural strategies. Note: This CHAP Orientation is available to York Region candidates with a prior intake interview through the York Region Coordinator.
Note: Please contact kdelong@yssn.ca for more information
0 0
York
Central East
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Reg closes: Wed Jun 25, 2014
Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:30 pm
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8:00 pm
Getting Ready for Camp
This workshop will provide an overview of ASD and focus on the importance of preparing not only the individual you are supporting but also preparing yourself as a worker. We will discuss Strategies to address difficulties in the area’s of behaviour, communication and transition as they relate to camp. Participants will leave with a backpack filled with a notebook, pen, reuseable water bottle, hand sanitizer and starter sensory kit as well as a camp readiness checklist.
30 1
Waterloo
Central West
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Reg closes: Wed Jul 02, 2014
Thu Jul 03, 2014 9:00 am
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4:00 pm
CHAP Support Worker Orientation
A mandatory orientation session for potential support workers joining the CHAP program worker bank. Families and their support workers are welcome to attend the orientation. The day includes an introduction to supporting families and their child who has a disability, an introduction to understanding the meaning of respite, understanding and developing roles, language, community involvement, the support worker's roles and responsibilities with families and respiteservices.com. Please bring your own brown bag lunch and arrive at 8:45 as we will start promptly at 9:00
30 0
Durham
Central East
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Fully Booked
Sat Sep 06, 2014 9:15 am
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3:30 pm
CHAP Support Worker Orientation
A one day seminar introducing respiteservices.com CHAP worker applicants to the program requirements and expectations. Topics covered include; rights and responsibilities, reporting abuse, self employment, liability, contract negotiations, inclusion, meaningful time, and an introduction to developmental disabilities. The course is mandatory for all CHAP applicants in Simcoe County as part of the screening requirements. If you have not applied on respiteservices.com to be a CHAP worker but would like to attend this session for more information please feel free to register and attend. Note: To register please call Anna deKoter at 705-733-3227 x 2235 or Carolyn Harris at 705-726-9082 x 2259
Note:  To register please call Anna deKoter at 705-733-3227 x 2235 or Carolyn Harris at 705-726-9082 x 225
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Simcoe
Central East
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Reg closes: Fri Sep 12, 2014
Sat Sep 13, 2014 9:00 am
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4:00 pm
CHAP Support Worker Orientation
A mandatory orientation session for potential support workers joining the CHAP program worker bank. Families and their support workers are welcome to attend the orientation. The day includes an introduction to supporting families and their child who has a disability, an introduction to understanding the meaning of respite, understanding and developing roles, language, community involvement, the support worker's roles and responsibilities with families and respiteservices.com. Please bring your own brown bag lunch and arrive at 8:45 as we will start promptly at 9:00
30 0
Durham
Central East
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Reg closes: Tue Sep 16, 2014
Tue Sep 23, 2014 9:00 am
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12:00 pm
Intro to Autism
Want to learn more about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? Come to this informative presentation to learn the basics about Autism and how it is diagnosed within the new DSM-V criteria. Participants will learn more about common features of ASD including Social Communication, Restricted & Repetitive Behaviour, Sensory Differences, and more. A great first step in your journey to becoming an Autism ‘expert’!
30 0
York
Central East
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Fully Booked
Tue Sep 23, 2014 12:30 pm
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3:30 pm
CHAP Orientation
A mandatory Orientation session for workers joining the CHAP Program workerbank. CHAP Orientation will review what is respite, roles & responsibilities of the respite worker, a discussion of recreational activities and a brief introduction to behavioural strategies. Note: This CHAP Orientation is available to York Region candidates with a prior intake interview through the York Region Coordinator.
Note: Please contact kdelong@yssn.ca for more information
0 0
York
Central East
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Reg closes: Fri Oct 17, 2014
Sat Oct 18, 2014 9:00 am
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4:00 pm
CHAP Support Worker Orientation
A mandatory orientation session for potential support workers joining the CHAP program worker bank. Families and their support workers are welcome to attend the orientation. The day includes an introduction to supporting families and their child who has a disability, an introduction to understanding the meaning of respite, understanding and developing roles, language, community involvement, the support worker's roles and responsibilities with families and respiteservices.com. Please bring your own brown bag lunch and arrive at 8:45 as we will start promptly at 9:00
30 0
Durham
Central East
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Reg closes: Wed Oct 15, 2014
Wed Oct 22, 2014 9:00 am
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12:00 pm
Intro to Autism
Want to learn more about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? Come to this informative presentation to learn the basics about Autism and how it is diagnosed within the new DSM-V criteria. Participants will learn more about common features of ASD including Social Communication, Restricted & Repetitive Behaviour, Sensory Differences, and more. A great first step in your journey to becoming an Autism ‘expert’!
30 0
York
Central East
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Fully Booked
Wed Oct 22, 2014 12:30 pm
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3:30 pm
CHAP Orientation
A mandatory Orientation session for workers joining the CHAP Program workerbank. CHAP Orientation will review what is respite, roles & responsibilities of the respite worker, a discussion of recreational activities and a brief introduction to behavioural strategies. Note: This CHAP Orientation is available to York Region candidates with a prior intake interview through the York Region Coordinator.
Note: Please contact kdelong@yssn.ca for more information
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York
Central East
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Fully Booked
Sat Nov 01, 2014 9:15 am
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3:30 pm
CHAP Support Worker Orientation
A one day seminar introducing respiteservices.com CHAP worker applicants to the program requirements and expectations. Topics covered include; rights and responsibilities, reporting abuse, self employment, liability, contract negotiations, inclusion, meaningful time, and an introduction to developmental disabilities. The course is mandatory for all CHAP applicants in Simcoe County as part of the screening requirements. If you have not applied on respiteservices.com to be a CHAP worker but would like to attend this session for more information please feel free to register and attend. Note: To register please call Anna deKoter at 705-733-3227 x 2235 or Carolyn Harris at 705-726-9082 x 2259
Note:  To register please call Anna deKoter at 705-733-3227 x 2235 or Carolyn Harris at 705-726-9082 x 225
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Simcoe
Central East
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Reg closes: Sat Nov 15, 2014
Sat Nov 15, 2014 9:00 am
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4:00 pm
CHAP Support Worker Orientation
A mandatory orientation session for potential support workers joining the CHAP program worker bank. Families and their support workers are welcome to attend the orientation. The day includes an introduction to supporting families and their child who has a disability, an introduction to understanding the meaning of respite, understanding and developing roles, language, community involvement, the support worker's roles and responsibilities with families and respiteservices.com. Please bring your own brown bag lunch and arrive at 8:45 as we will start promptly at 9:00
30 0
Durham
Central East
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Reg closes: Fri Dec 05, 2014
Sat Dec 06, 2014 9:00 am
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4:00 pm
CHAP Support Worker Orientation
A mandatory orientation session for potential support workers joining the CHAP program worker bank. Families and their support workers are welcome to attend the orientation. The day includes an introduction to supporting families and their child who has a disability, an introduction to understanding the meaning of respite, understanding and developing roles, language, community involvement, the support worker's roles and responsibilities with families and respiteservices.com. Please bring your own brown bag lunch and arrive at 8:45 as we will start promptly at 9:00
30 0
Durham
Central East
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