Wendigo Lake Expeditions

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Contact Information
Office Phone 705-386-2376 ext 218, Project D.A.R.E. * ext 217, ACHIEVE * ext 223, SOLO Canada * REACH residential treatment 705-386-2376 ext 201
Fax 705-386-2345
E-Mail glasss@wendigolake.com
Website www.wendigolake.com
Primary Executive Stephen Glass, Executive Director; Phone: 705-386-2376 ext 221
Alternate Executive Jeremie Carreau, Deputy Director, Supervisor of ACHIEVE; Email: carreauj@wendigolake.com
Address & Map
501 Forestry Rd
South River, ON P0A 1X0
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 2000 
South River, ON P0A 1X0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Residential treatment adventure therapy wilderness programs that specialize in working with male adolescents ages 13 to 18 with behavioral problems, mental health, poor grades, and substance abuse dependencies. 
 
Programs offered: 
* R.E.A.C.H. 'Stepping Stones': Residential treatment * two 4-bed programs: 8 beds 
* Project D.A.R.E.: Open custody therapeutic adventure * 10 beds 
*ACHIEVE: Customized therapeutic and professional development programs for agencies, schools, colleges and universities. Program length varies, coed and single gender 
* SOLO Canada: Wilderness Emergency Medicine certifications
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * program delivery Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Ages: 13 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
 
The program is designed for male youth aged 13-18 who present a range of behaviours which threaten family permanency or their development to healthy adulthood.
Application * R.E.A.C.H.: Referrals for residential treatment may be made by the parent or agency which has authority to approve placement and payment of the per diem rate 
* Project D.A.R.E: Referrals must originate from Probation Officers 
* ACHIEVE programs: May be contracted by any individual or organization 
* SOLO Canada: Individual enrollment and contracted group enrollment
Languages English
Fees Program - Project DARE: Funded, no client cost * ACHIEVE: Contracted services * SOLO Canada: Fees based on course offered. * R.E.A.C.H.: Ministry-approved Per diem rate applies
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/wendigolake
Legal Status (60) Commercial
Established 1971
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Date Updated 19 Jun 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Adult/Child Mentoring Programs ~ Adolescents ~ At Risk Youth ; Juvenile/Youth Detention Centres ~ Young Offenders ; Wilderness Therapy Programs ~ Adolescents ~ At Risk Youth

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