Checkered Door

Site: Barrie

Description (Service) Social development program for youth and young adults with intellectual disabilities including Autism Spectrum Disorder * helps youth with intellectual disabilities to transition to adulthood by: 
* supporting the development of social skills 
* learning the techniques of emotional regulation  
* developing skills for life  
* practicing the key elements of character development  
* providing opportunities for participation in the arts, recreation and community inclusion 
Holds theme craft nights on Wednesday for ages 14-29 * includes snack and social time * has PA day program for secondary school students
Service Details
Public Comments Center opened April 2017
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Theme Craft Nights: Wed 7 pm-9 pm
PA Day Program: 9 am-3 pm
Dates PA Day Program 2018: Jan 26, Feb 2, Apr 27 and Jun 29
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) - 29 year(s) 
Youth, Young Adults
Application Application forms can be picked up at the Checkered Door Center at 501-80 Bradford St or online at

Register for craft nights or PA days at
Languages English
Fees Program - PA Day Program $45 * call for other program costs
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
80 Bradford St, Suite 501
Barrie, ON L4N 6S7
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-722-5627
Fax 705-722-5628
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Primary Executive Peggy Crane, Director
Mailing Address c/o Checkered Door Inc.