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Let’s Be Friends Screening Date – Markham

February 4 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

February 4th and 5th are screening dates for Let’s Be Friends! Screening is free. There is a fee for the program if successfully placed. The program is $900.00.
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Screenings are being held at our Alden Road and Oshawa locations:

  • Feb. 4th, 2020: Alden Centre (600 Alden Rd., Suite 100, Markham); 5-6 pm
  • Feb. 5th, 2020: Oshawa Site (1521 Simcoe St. North, Oshawa); 5-6 pm

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Help your child enhance their social skills with Kinark’s Let’s Be Friends! program.

In this 10-week program for children aged 4 to 12 with autism, participants will develop the play and social skills necessary to build and sustain friendships.

To ensure that your child is placed with appropriate peers, we are offering FREE screening sessions to evaluate cohesiveness and group readiness skills. Groups will be offered at all of our locations based on interest, Oakridges Centre (Richmond Hill), Alden Centre (Markham) and Oshawa Centre.

This program offers:
• Weekly group training with our Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) therapists
• Group parent training
• An assessment of your child’s strengths and needs
• A summary report of your child’s progress
• Opportunities to build friendships with same-aged peers

Supervised by a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA), Let’s Be Friends! uses evidence-based strategies combined with fun activities to teach social skills with an emphasis on:
• Interactive learning with same aged peers
• Developing positive interactions between your child and their peers
• Expanding your child’s motivation to interact with others
• Developing and expanding your child’s functional communication skills
• Developing your child’s co-operative play skills

Cost: $900.00

Screenings are free and are being held at our Alden Road and Oshawa locations:

  • Feb. 4th, 2020: Alden Centre (600 Alden Rd., Suite 100, Markham); 5-6 pm
  • Feb. 5th, 2020: Oshawa Site (1521 Simcoe St. North, Oshawa); 5-6 pm

Our services are eligible for purchase through an Ontario Autism Program (OAP) childhood budget and some private insurance providers. Please speak with our Service Representative for more information: 1-800-283-3377.

Book a screening spot with us today:

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Details

Date:
February 4
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Venue

Kinark Autism Services – Alden Centre
600 Alden Road Suite 100
Markham, ON L3R 0E7 Canada
Phone:
1-800-283-3377