Residential Services

Residential Services Program

WHAT IS THE RESIDENTIAL SERVICES PROGRAM?

THE ARC INTENSIVE RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM PROVIDES RESIDENTIAL CARE, SUPERVISION AND TREATMENT SERVICES FOR BEHAVIORALLY CHALLENGING YOUTH-IN-CARE, WITH COMPLEX AND/OR SPECIAL NEEDS. THE RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM CURRENTLY CONSISTS OF THREE TWO-BED FACILITIES, IN THE COMMUNITIES OF THE CENTRAL OKANAGAN.

THE FOCUS IS TO HELP THE YOUTH INCREASE THEIR:

* EMOTIONAL STABILITY

* INTERPERSONAL AND LIFE SKILLS

* NATURAL AND COMMUNITY RESOURCES

* FUNCTIONING IN THE COMMUNITY

* HARM REDUCTION STRATEGIES