WE Belong Special Needs

Activities and support for children, teens and young adults with special needs, as well as for their caregivers. Safe and inclusive assisted activities encourage socialization and stimulation, while offering respite support to caregivers. Read on for all the details!

 

Open the WE Belong Pamphlet for a summary of the range of special needs services available in English in the region.

RISE Program for special needs adults

A safe space where adults with special needs feel Respected, Included, Supported and Empowered as
unique beings.

SNACS After-school Program

A safe, structured and stimulating program before and after school hours for special needs students of QHS.

SNACS Friday Night Bowling

Teens and young adults with special needs go bowling one Friday evening each month.

SNACS Saturday Children’s Activity

Children are invited to join in a variety of stimulating activities such as crafts, puppet shows, dance, and games.

SNACS Supper with the Gang

A life skills-based evening when teens and young adults make a meal together and then enjoy a variety of activities.

Volunteer opportunities

Students, be a buddy to a special needs child. Volunteer work with the Wellness Activities at QHS or other local special needs services can lead to a paid job, like babysitting or camp counsellor.

WE Belong Parents

If you are an English-speaking parent of a child, teen or adult with special needs living in the Greater Québec City region, WE Belong Parents is for you.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Questions? Please call the SNACS Program coordinator, at 418-572-5009.

Please also visit the SNACS Entrepreneurs website to learn about work opportunities adapted to special needs students and young adults as well as the services they provide.  Also visit the website of Jeffery Hale – Saint Brigid’s, our main public partner, to learn more about their professional health and social services related to Special Needs.

OUR PARTNERS

We would like to thank our partners and sponsors for supporting our special needs activities and services. Here is a list of organizations who make a real difference in the lives of some of the most vulnerable members of our community:

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