The Weekend Respite Programs are recreational opportunities for teens who have an intellectual disability. Girls and Guys Friday Nights Out Programs offer teens the opportunity to spend time with either just the girls or just the guys. The program runs from 6:30-9:30 pm alternating Fridays and the group meets at a different local activity each time.
The Saturday Teen Activity Program provides one Saturday of exciting activities per month. Program staff support small groups of teens to participate in a variety of community activities including sports, movies, sight-seeing and much more.
People eligible for the Weekend Respite Program must have completed the intake process for Community Living Mississauga, be between 13 and 17 years of age and be a resident of Mississauga. Participants must be willing to follow the guidelines and expectations of the program and be able to get to and from the pick up and drop off location as transportation is not provided.
The Friday Nights Out program meets at the scheduled activity each week.
The Saturday Teen Activity Program meets at Square One.
Friday Nights Out – 6:30 – 9:30 pm
Saturday Teen Activity Program – 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
No extended hours are offered.
Families should contact the Manager of Respite and Leisure Services at 905-542-2694 ext. 2246 for more information.