Alternatives Community Program Services

Site: Alternatives Community Support Program

Service: Community Participation Services

Description (Service) Fundamental and Advanced Skills - provide opportunities for adults living with developmental disabilities and other exceptionalities to develop life skills to participate in recreational interests and be involved in the community * every person follows there own Individual Support Plan that may include daily organized activities, evening activities, volunteer work and personal interest groups 
Building Bridges - offers transitional planning for high school students to prepare for life in the community, including post-secondary and employment opportunities, social groups and recreational activities 
DROP - Daily Recreational Options Programs offers opportunities to participate in activities of interest with a new schedule available every 12 weeks.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Peterborough ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Adults living with developmental disabilities * Building Bridges: high school students ages 14 to 21 living with developmental disabilities
Application Contact for details
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) - Interpretation, Programs
Fees Program - day program is fee-for-service with limited space ; None - Building Bridges; limited spots in Fundamental Skills
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
270 Braidwood Ave
Peterborough, ON K9J 1V3
Intersection Braidwood Ave and Roger Neilson Way
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-742-0806
Fax 705-742-0943
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Primary Contact Jackie Carson, Director-Business and Community; Phone: ext 226; Email:
Alternate Contact Lori McKee, Director-People and Programs; Phone: ext 227
Primary Executive Vikki Etchells, Executive Director; Phone: ext 222; Email:

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