Adult Protective Service Workers

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Date & Time: Mondays, 11:00am-2:00pm

The Role of an Adult Protective Service Worker is to: Support adults with an intellectual disability who are living on their own to live as independently, safely and securely as possible in the community. Develop a voluntary working relationship with participants in order to understand their strengths, areas for development and goals. Advocate on behalf of the people they serve when those people are unable to advocate on their own behalf. Provide case management for adults with an intellectual disability. …

Art Beat Program

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Date & Time: Mondays, 10am-12pm

Art Beat is an innovative program started by Unison Health and Community Services (formerly York Community Services) in 1993. Weekly classes provide an opportunity for artistic learning and self-expression, social interaction, skill building, and improved communication for adults with developmental or mental health challenges who would be unable to access mainstream programs. The program is now run by UrbanArts Toronto at their Weston Commons Artscape location.