Creating Alternatives

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Description & Services
Description Day Program for adults with intellectual disabilities * provides day programming to adults with developmental disabilities * specifically creates programming choices and opportunities with the goals of participants and families * after high school program aims to integrate program participants into their communities, and encourage education and acceptance for everyone 
 
Programs include: 
Fitness (Gym on-site), Healthy Living, Nutrition and Holistic Wellness Approach 
Reading, Writing, Math, Time and Money Management 
Volunteer, Community and Work-Skills Training and Facilitation 
Sensory Stimulation, Relaxation and Social Development 
Gift, Party and Event Planning 
Hygiene, Personal Space and Building Relationships 
Grocery Shopping, Transportation, Laundry, Cooking, Baking, Cleaning 
Art, Music, Drama 
Group Outings: Musicals, Plays, Concerts, Attractions
Dates Year round
Hours Tue-Fri 8:30 am- 3:30 pm
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Languages English ; Italian ; Spanish ; Tagalog
Fees Program ; Fees for services are based on the level of need of the individual being served. 
1:5-1:7 ratio: $75.00 daily  
1:1 support: $175.00 daily
Location
Areas Served Greater Toronto Area ; Maple ; Newmarket ; Richmond Hill ; Toronto ; Vaughan ; Woodbridge ; and surrounding areas
Address & Map
4300 Steeles Ave W, Unit 18
Vaughan, ON L4L 4C2
 
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Major Intersection Pine Valley Dr / Steeles Ave W
Contact
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/Creating-Alternatives-131617620378959/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/@alternatives_
Office Phone 905-264-9007
E-Mail info@creatingalternatives.ca
Website www.creatingalternatives.ca
Primary Contact Joshua Mendes, Funds Development and Events Administrator; Phone: ext 100; Email: events@creatingalternatives.ca
Alternate Contact Lina Melchiorre, Office Manager; Phone: ext 102; Email: lmelchiorre@creatingalternatives.ca
Primary Executive Phyllis Santone, President, Board of Directors; Phone: 905-264-2343; Email: phyllis@chocolateconcepts.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Maria Rea, Program Coordinator; Phone: ext 113; Email: maria@creatingalternatives.ca
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Subjects Adult day care ; Autism ; Day programs ; Developmental disabilities ; Down syndrome ; Learning disabilities

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