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Summer Programs and Respite

Respite Care Connection is a specialized program for children and youth with complex needs. Participants must have funding through FSCD, PostAdoptive Supports or Child Intervention.

The program specializes in strengthening participants selfesteem, skill development and socialization skills in a fun and safe environment with a ratio of one staff to three youth. All staff are trained in safety, risk management, emotional regulation strategies and have Standard First Aid/CPR certifications.

Each day is filled with various activities including field trips, games and crafts. This may include biking, geocaching, disc golf, scavenger hunts, hot dog roasts, and activities in outdoor green spaces across the city.

We will also use recreation venues such as swimming pools, Calaway Park, the Calgary Zoo, Telus Spark, etc., if restrictions allow. This schedule may be modified depending on what restrictions are in place.

Read More About our Respite Care Programs

Program Details

Dates:
July 5-9, July 12-16, July 19-23, July 26-30 August 3-6 (short week), August 9-13, August 16-20, August 23-27

Hours:
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (before and after care may be available upon request)

Cost:
Specialized camp: If you are using this option, please be aware there may be a parent portion to pay depending on your FSCD contract. If using this option, you must sign up for the entire week and have specialized day camp written into your contract. The cost is $700 for a regular week or $560 for a short week. The parent portion may be up to $225 with the rest covered by FSCD. Enviros may have subsidies available.

Respite:
If you are using the respite option you may choose whichever dates you like but will be billed for the entire day. This option is billed at $18.18 per hour or any
portion rounded to the nearest 15 minute increment. Additional fees may be billed. We direct bill to FSCD.


Location:
Huntington Hills (address will be given upon registration)

To Register:
Contact Tina Cameron at: tcameron@enviros.org or 403.295.2943 ex.234.
Please note that we are not able to provide transportation to and from family homes.
Rates are subject to change; families will be informed as soon as possible in the event rates change.

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