Dragonfly Centre for Autism Inc.
|Record #: HDC1215||Last Modified: 08 Jun 2020||Last Full Update: 08 Jun 2020|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/Dragonfly-Centre-for-Autism-Incorporated-356143164560940
|Primary Contact||Janet Lister Caldwell, Executive Director, Dragonfly Centre for Autism Inc.; Phone: 506-529-8002; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Primary Executive||Jan Kiley, President|
|Mailing Address||c/o Dragonfly Centre for Autism Inc.
445 Prince of Wales St
St Andrews, NB E5B 1R1
|Description & Services|
|Cross Reference||Dragonfly Centre|
|Description of service(s)||Summer camp - Therapeutic and recreational activities provide a welcoming and supportive atmosphere designed to gently entice participants to interact with the world and people around them.
Low ratio: campers will have one to one aid when needed and some might share an aid which helps with socialization. Music therapy is conducted by trained therapists who also train our staff.
• Morning Circle (music and movement therapy in a group setting)
• Private movement or music therapy/Free play and art therapy
• Brown bag lunch
• Nature excursion
• Goodbye circle with parachute
Socials are also held throughout the year.
The centre also provides advocacy and information.
|Hours||Hours: Summer Day camps run from 9:30am - 2:30pm|
|Dates Program is Offered||Dates: Day camps run for usually 6 weeks, week long day camps geared to ages but overlapped in age to allow for booking two weeks, camps for ages 5 through young adults. Other programs held at various times throughout the year - monthly socials.|
|Areas Served||Charlotte County|
|Eligibility||Ages: 5 year(s) - 39 year(s)
Some exceptions made for younger children for residents of Charlotte County with autism or associated neurological disorders. Now working with young adults into their late thirties, exceptions can be made.
|Fees||Program - $550.00/week. Fee assistance available; assistance is provided by Charlotte County Special Needs Program 506-466-7556; Charlotte County Benevolent Society 506-529-3360; Stepping Stone 506-693-9858. ; Please check out our summer camp brochure on our website for prices and dates. * Fee assistance available ; assistance is provided by Charlotte County Special Needs Program 506-466-7556; Charlotte County Benevolent Society 506-529-3360; Stepping Stone 506-693-9858.|
|Located In Community||St Andrews|
|Address & Map||
Dragonfly Centre for Autism
239 Water St
St Andrews, NB E5B 1B3
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|Accessibility||Not Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity|
|Service Categories||Autism Spectrum Disorders ; Autism Therapy ; Developmental Disabilities|