It takes a team to make a difference! This parent shares her experience and advice to other parents: “My experience with Geneva Centre and Surrey Place was amazing. When Karin and Christina first came to my house, Michael was only 4 and had no … [Read more...] about A Parent’s Story: ‘I’m So Proud of Myself and My Son’
At Surrey Place Centre, we are passionately committed to improving the lives of people with developmental disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, those with visual impairments and their families. We believe that by working together, we can deliver the best possible results for the people we serve.
Below is a snapshot of some of our client and staff stories and testimonials. Check back daily for a new post.
Supporting our learners and their parents is so important during the transition process. Here is how one parent described their experience to us: “Our team was fantastic! Everyone was approachable and had genuine concerns that our child did well. … [Read more...] about Supporting Our Families During the Transition Process
In a recent survey, 97% of parents said they reported that they had received the necessary information to feel confident in the transition process. This parent expressed to us how our support helped them: “The teacher is well informed about my kid's … [Read more...] about A Parent’s Words: ‘They Are Very Supportive in My Kid’s Transition Period’
We regularly ask our parents and caregivers if we are meeting their needs. Here is a recent Parent Survey Result regarding Toronto’s Connections for Students Experience: Approximately 94% of parents reported that their child had received the … [Read more...] about Meeting the Needs of our Parents and Caregivers
“My 8 year old son attended TPAS at Surrey Place Centre's West Office for the last year and a half and is now transitioning to school. My experience was excellent—the West 2 team therapists were very professional, supportive, kind, loving and … [Read more...] about A Mother’s Words: ‘My Son Benefited A Lot from the Program’
Here is another testimonial from one of our interns from our TPAS, Children’s Services & Adult Services internship program. “It has been a pleasure and a wonderful experience at Surrey Place Centre all along. You have been a constant and … [Read more...] about Testimonial from an Intern: ‘You Have Been a Constant and Solid Support for Me’
One of our supervisors from our TPAS, Children’s Services & Adult Services internship program received the following message from one of our students. “Thank you so much for all your support and supervision throughout the year! I really … [Read more...] about A Testimonial from One of Our Interns
Helping our learners is why we do what we do! “I got all necessary information from my child's TPAS supervisor. She explained everything and also I met with Surrey Place staff. It was very helpful for my child.” Read more of our stories and … [Read more...] about Why We Do What We Do
Communicating regularly and effectively with our families is essential. Here is how one parent described our communication: “The Connection team did a great job. Our child had a very good school year and transitioned well to the full day school. … [Read more...] about Communicating Regularly and Effectively with Our Families
It is so important to have the right resources in place during a difficult time. We are happy to hear that we provided this parent with the help that they needed: “Our Connection teacher has been a valuable resource to us through this very … [Read more...] about Having the Right Resources in Place