My eight-year-old son has just finished the Language 1 group at Surrey Place and I’d like to take a moment to thank the dedicated ABA therapists for their incredible work — their expertise, care and enthusiasm is appreciated! My son has made … [Read more...] about Parent thank you for “amazing services and dedication”
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.
The Sensory Motor Instructional Leadership Experience (S.M.I.L.E.) program was founded in 1982 by Dr. Jack Scholtz from Acadia University, which offers children and youth with varying disabilities a unique physical activity experience to improve … [Read more...] about University of Toronto’s S.M.I.L.E. Program
We, as a family, feel incredibly lucky when it comes to the tremendous support and therapies we have received via Surrey Place Centre. Since diagnosis, we have greatly benefited from the Infant and Early Childhood Program, Toronto ABA and, most … [Read more...] about Parent “in awe of diligent efforts” by Connections, Surrey Place, and School
Our son Max has been a client of the Geneva Centre West for the past two years. He has now graduated and has fully transitioned into regular school. He has made great strides while attending this program, but one thing that we felt challenged with … [Read more...] about Parents Thank Toronto Autism Services for “Life Challenging” Experience Building ABA Into Son’s Natural Environment
Prior to starting in intensive services ( IBI) within Toronto Autism Services at The Etobicoke Children’s Centre (ECC), Ella was attending Silvercreek Nursery School in their preschool room. At the initial Service planning/Agreement meeting Grace … [Read more...] about Mother happy her daughter has “best of both worlds” as she begins Toronto Autism Services
Starting at the Coffee Shop and ending at the fourth floor at Surrey Place Centre, every single person has been remarkable. The only change I would make is turning back time so that I could provide my son with the excellent services Surrey Place has … [Read more...] about Services and Supports Make a Difference
As Gabriel’s mother, I felt very privileged to be part of his group, because I have learned a new approach to help my son. Direct instruction with Gabriel has helped him to understand a new skill, which he will be able to do on his own. It made a … [Read more...] about ABA Makes A Difference
It takes teamwork to help our learners be fully understood. Our Clinical Supervisor Karin expresses her appreciation for the work that changes lives: “I left work on Cloud 9. I cannot put a price on the value of having Psychology Interns and our … [Read more...] about Teamwork Makes A Difference In The Lives Of Clients Served!
Originally concerned about how her child would adjust to the change, this mother wanted us to know that she is now very happy with the outcome: “I want to thank you and your school board counterpart for today. You are always positive when it … [Read more...] about School Support Program-Connections for Students is a Surrey Place service that helps children have a seamless transition from IBI to full time school.
Today a group of parents attended Surrey Place Centre's funding information session. As we wrapped up our meeting a mom named Charmaine said: "If anyone hasn't told you today, you guys are doing an awesome job". … [Read more...] about We always appreciate when a parent lets us know that our work makes a difference.