Encompass Learning

Encompass Learning

To be referred to the Program, the child’s school and school board must have exhausted their resources to help. Referrals to the Encompass Learning Program are made through Front Door, at 519-749-2932.

Classes

Classes

The Fort

The Fort is one of five classes that make up the Encompass Learning Section 23 school program located at Carizon Family and Community Services in St. Agatha. The Fort Graphic

The Fort provides a specialized educational environment designed to meet the needs of children living with FASD. It is uniquely equipped and structured to meet the social/emotional, sensory and learning needs of the children. A multi-professional team supports the children through various aspects of the program; including a teacher, children’s mental health workers and a child and family therapist.

Therapeutic components of the program include mindfulness training, music therapy, animal assisted therapy with a National Service Dog, individual and family therapy.

The Fort Fact Sheet

New Dawn and Z Beside the Y

Each classroom of 12 youth combines a supportive school environment with the therapeutic and skill training activities designed to foster normal adolescent growth and the attainment of treatment goals. In partnership with the Waterloo Region District School Board, the program operates one location in Kitchener and one in Cambridge.

The Day Treatment Program is a therapeutic service for youth of both genders who are experiencing significant emotional and social difficulties. It operates from 9 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.

  • Individualized education programs and the opportunity for high school aged clients to earn credits
  • Individual and group therapy
  • School and community integration
  • Recreational activities (community outings)
  • Treatment (social responsibility, life skills, emotion regulation, positive peer relations and self-esteem)

To find out more, contact Front Door at 519-749-8740.

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