Children & Youth Services
BeConnected Support Services offers community based programs and services that meet the growing needs of children and youth with developmental disabilities and their families.
Family Respite provides relief for parents from the daily responsibilities and accompanying stress of caring for children or youth who have a developmental disability.
Outreach Services provides a variety of services and supports tailored to the unique needs of the child/youth and their family. Is goal-based and person centred in approach to supporting individuals and families.
For more information on Beconnected’s services for children and youth, please contact our Director of Programs, Kristen Kay, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 250-727-3891 (203).
The Find Support BC Transition Orientation is an online orientation that supports youth and their families as they navigate transition-related planning for their youth with disabilities (ages 14—25). It includes a comprehensive check list, short descriptions of each step or item to consider, video clips with family members, helpful hints from individuals that have already gone through the process, photos and many embedded important links. Check it out at http://www.findsupportbc.com/timeline/.
The transition orientation is directly linked to the Find Support BC website (www.findsupportbc.com) which allows individuals to research the supports and services available in their specific region.