Catholic Social Services

Group Care - Children's Specialized Support Home


Description
COVID-19 UPDATE: Service space / office closed to the public; staff and residents only. Office / residence open with increased safety precautions. Intakes ongoing. Offering limited in-person services. Offering services by phone, e-mail, and / or video. Visit website for more information. Provides long-term residential care to children and youth with intense, complex needs that focuses on promoting stability and building social / adaptive living skills.

Service offers:

  • long-term residential care to children and youth with intense, complex needs
  • a setting that promotes stabilization and intended to enhance the child's quality of life and functioning ability
  • the opportunity to transition to a less intrusive environment

May include specialized programming and care for children and youth who:

  • have disabilities
  • are affected by fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD)
  • have mental health challenges (such as Asperger's Syndrome, attachment disorders, anxiety disorders, and post-traumatic stress disorders)
  • are 8 to 12 years and have sexualized behaviours
Affiliation: Funded by Child and Family Services Authority.
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 18 years and younger
  • involved with Child and Family Services Authority (CFSA)
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • referral from Child and Family Services Authority (CFSA) or a Family Supports to Children with Disabilities (FSCD) support worker required 
  • contact for more information
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-471-1122
Web Site
http://www.cssalberta.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Some group care is provided at no cost. Parents may be required to provide some financial support towards the child’s care.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

The family's capacity to provide financial support towards the child's care may be assessed.

Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
November 23, 2016
Address
10320 146 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T5N 3A2
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM