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Individual ID# : 28297

Description of Individual : Connor has Schaaf-Yang syndrome, is missing a part of one of his chromosomes, resulting in developmental, mental capacity and physical delays.

As a family, we would love to have a trusted person to help us care for Connor, as we do.
Worker's Role : Help feed, change, dress/nighttime routine

Ensure safety

Engage in activities in /around home, possible out of home
IE, Park
Availability : As needed
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 28297

Individual ID# : 28298

Description of Individual : Ruby has level 2 ASD. She has delays with speech and receptive language. Sge is a runner and needs to be reminded of safety parameters. Ruby often has trouble playing with other kids. She is sometimes hands on and must be watched closely. Encouragement toward appropriate behaviours & reminders are constant.
Worker's Role : Patiently assist with goals we work on with Ruby.

Using her words, avoiding meltdowns, limiting aggressive episodes with redirection

Engage with preschool type play, foster the relationship building techniques that she needs supports with, etc

Still diapered, needs help dressing, lots of repetition
Availability : As needed
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 28298

Individual ID# : 28344

Description of Individual : Smart and Fun loving 14 year old Midly Autistic boy needs a big brother to be there to talk about the whirlwind of the teenage years, to help him be more social and to just be a role model.
Worker's Role : To be A big brother. Take my son places, have fun and help him grow as a person.
Availability : Will need someone periodically to take on relief shifts for a few hours once a week.
Nearest Main Intersection : 9059369764
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 28344

Individual ID# : 4444

Description of Individual : Our daughter is gregarious, has a great sense of humour, and enjoys the company of many different positive minded people.
Worker's Role : take our daughter on community outings of her choice, based on her interests; planning with her for baking/cooking healthy food, grocery shopping for those item, then supporting her to make the food (baking/cooking).
Availability : Flexible hours on Saturdays or Sundays.
Nearest Main Intersection : HWY 50 and Patterson
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : $18-$20
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 4444

Individual ID# : 27131

Description of Individual :
Worker's Role : therapist to provide 3hrs a day of ABA therapy preferably in the mornings starting at 930 am.
Availability : availability Mon-friday or every other day.
Nearest Main Intersection : hwy 89/ 10th side rd
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : $20-22
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 27131

Individual ID# : 24218

Description of Individual : Mike is a very friendly, outgoing, polite individual who likes to play video games and is a fountain of knowledge.
He's very compassionate and loves to help others. He volunteers two days a week at a home for the elderly. He is a joy to be around!!!
Worker's Role : To be a companion/friend to get him out and about in the community. Help him with his life skills such as basic cooking. He needs someone to keep him active and engaged such as walking or joining a gym. Occasional day trips,places decided by Mike and
yourself. And of course playing video games!
Availability : Looking for someone who can work Tuesday and/ or Friday afternoons.
or Tuesday and /or Friday evenings.
Occasional Saturday or Sunday if agreeable.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : $15-18
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 24218

Individual ID# : 24217

Description of Individual : Brandon is a very affectionate guy who loves to be busy. He likes to try to do everything himself, but often needs help. He's usually happy and can be loud with is vocalizations. He likes to repeat things he's heard in movies. Being functionally non-verbal he can get confused sometimes when asked questions but when you get to know him you have very little trouble. He's afraid of dogs but is getting better.
Worker's Role : To get him out and about doing the things he loves. Work on his life and social skills. He needs a companion/friend to interact with him. This person must enjoy being outdoors, hands on with simple tools ( or willing to learn). He prefers being away from home doing activities or at workers home but can be at home occasionally.
Availability : Tuesday afternoon or evening.
Friday evening.
occasional Saturday.

Days of the week might change, but it will always be afternoons and or evenings, one to two times a week.
Very flexible!
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : $15-18
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 24217

Individual ID# : 29233

Description of Individual : Shemar is a special need child who is Developmental Delay, he has epilespy which now cause him to have some challenge going to the washroom due to seizures. He is verbal and do things but just need some assistance.
Worker's Role : I work from home, so the worker will take care of Shemar while I work, help with washroom break and lunch. I also require service for over night care when I do go on vacation.
Availability : Mon - Fri
For 5hrs per day hours varies
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 29233

Individual ID# : 30284

Description of Individual : She is an energetic girl who enjoys dancing. She has seizures and does require constant supervision. She can be quite shy with new people.
Worker's Role : Looking for someone to support 1-1 activities working on her school academic skills, reading, writing, supporting behavioral strategies to address some hands on with her siblings.
Availability : Week-ends
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 30284

Individual ID# : 30286

Description of Individual : She is very energetic, likes to participate in activities- crafts, reading, writing.
Worker's Role : Working on Life skills
dressing, completing tasks timely
Availability :
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 30286

Individual ID# : 27919

Description of Individual : I am house wife take care of jaideep 24hrs a day i have knee problem to walk with him out side for walking and need rest and help
Worker's Role : Help with me foe everywhere at home as well as out side
Availability : reliable honest and who has experience with special need kid to be understanding mood and make them comfortable.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : $15-18
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 27919

Individual ID# : 34157

Description of Individual : In need of a respite worker for Weekends and special outings for a 9-year-old girl with Autism and behavioural issues.
Looking for occasional over night respite and help during Hollidays.
Worker's Role : Care for a child when in the home.
If we are out in the community for a special outing with family, someone to support her.
Availability : I would like it on weekends and a day during holidays.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 34157

Individual ID# : 34224

Description of Individual : 2 year old boy who is very sweet but is also a typical toddler with plenty of tantrums. He is usually better with sitters than with mom and dad. Picky eater, a little delayed in speech. No other specials needs.
Worker's Role : To care for him for 3-4 hours in the afternoons on saturdays and sundays. Feed, play, occupy, diaper changes. There is a dog in home. Female Rottweiler, the sweetest dog, not aggressive. To be let in and out for bathroom breaks as needed.
Availability : Would need to be available Saturdays and Sundays from 1pm-4:30/5pm.
Nearest Main Intersection : Main and Willow
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 34224

Individual ID# : 21679

Description of Individual : A 18 year old developmentally delayed boy in need of respite support daily after school until 8:00.
He has challenging behaviours for family, but rarely observed by support workers or community support people.
He is verbal and very social and enjoys the company of others.
Worker's Role : Worker to pick up from after-school program and provide respite for family and administer oral medication as per prescription and facilitate programming per behaviour services schedule.
Availability : We are looking for potentially multiple people as we need workers for every day of the week.
Nearest Main Intersection : Boyne and Victoria
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 21679

Individual ID# : 29806

Description of Individual : This young person is 12 yrs. old loves to watch manga on youtube as well as draw manga. When frustrated she like to sing with her music until she calms. She is progressing well at regulating her emotions. Loves to wear wigs like Anime actors. Does very well academically.

Sensory issues with water on on hands and face. She occasional needs information repeated 2 times especially if she in not paying attention. Tends to like to be in control in social situations and frequently speaks out of turn. Occasionally has an extreme emotional response.
Worker's Role : Escort and accompany to activities.
Manage behaviour
Teach appropriate response to frustration
Provide care during parents absence in evenings
Availability : Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday evenings.
Nearest Main Intersection : 10th Line & 5th Sideroad
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 29806

Individual ID# : 24492

Description of Individual : Viviana is an easy going mildly autistic child. Requires some help with integration needs.
Worker's Role : Role is to provide transportation to designated activities as we are a busy family. Help with any integration issues.
Availability : Most are needed on weekends and some week days after school.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 24492

Individual ID# : 26777

Description of Individual : Non verbal autistic boy, two and half years old.
Worker's Role : Engage in functional activities to enhance socialization and language skills. Must have vulnerable sector criminal record check, cpr and valid drivers license
Availability : Various shifts
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 26777

Individual ID# : 29976

Description of Individual : We have twins and one of them in special needs due to mainly her physical disability. Need one to one support for daily activities.
Worker's Role : Light housekeeping (tiding up the living room &kitchen&kids room), mainly kids focused cooking (like preparing breakfast, lunch box, snacks after school or dinner etc) Pick up/drop off where applicable but not mandatory. Might be needed for recreational support to be with us.
Availability : Saturday need is negotiable. We may need this time time. Holiday/PA/breaks days can be needed depends on the circumstances.
We might need you for supporting recreational activities to watch/help etc when needed.
If you wanna move in rather than coming everyday that might be an option for us too. We can talk about it as we have enough room and might be a good idea if you are willing to.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 29976

Individual ID# : 18656

Description of Individual : Male young adult, on the ASD spectrum and developmentally delayed.
Worker's Role : Seeking someone to take individual to the New Tecumseth Recreation Centre (either in Alliston or Tottenham) to supervise a work-out. Individual knows the routine and use of the machines and weights.
Also, to take him to the Beeton Library to supervise and facilitate volunteering activities.
Availability : Thursdays only - from approximately 11 AM until 5 PM. Lunch is included!
Nearest Main Intersection : Hwy. 50 and Simcoe County Road 1
Region : Alliston and Area
Rate of Pay : $12-15
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 18656


Individual ID# : 33604

Description of Individual : 4yo with ASD is low-verbal but is pretty good at asking for what he wants.
He is a happy, funny kid with very little meltdowns and when they do occur, he is easily redirected.
He enjoys water play, letters/numbers, vehicles, animals, and swinging/sliding. When it's time to relax he will like to cuddle on the couch with you watching YouTube on the tablet while you watch your favourite show on Netflix.
Worker's Role : Preparing snacks/meals
Assistance with toileting - he is still in diapers

He can be a flight risk so keeping the locks set at all times is a must.
Availability : Weekday day/evenings
Weekend days/evenings

NO holidays required
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Angus and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : May 18, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 33604


Individual ID# : 29662

Description of Individual : 12 year old boy who enjoys Swimming, Video Games, Art - Dance, Drawing, Would like to learn to play the piano (piano in the home), Cooking, Gardening, Nature (bird watching, insects, animals).
Worker's Role : Looking to encourage him to get involved in the community, expand his knowledge of the piano, cooking and preparing snacks and meals at home.
Availability : Looking for Saturday support, flexible with the time of day. Additional support during school holidays.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 29662

Individual ID# : 7397

Description of Individual : Highly energetic 8 yr old boy, verbal when motivated, extremely bright, enjoys a variety of activites. Small for his age.
Worker's Role : Camp companion for summer mornings. Must be familiar with ABA techniques and be in excellent physical condition.
Availability : ASAP
Nearest Main Intersection : Bayview & Little
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 7397

Individual ID# : 30633

Description of Individual : Friendly, high functioning , independent
Worker's Role : Stay with daughter overnight while we are away.
Availability : April 24 - May 2, 2020
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 30633

Individual ID# : 10600

Description of Individual : 42 yr old gentleman who can be vulnerable at times. Enjoys being active and loves sports. Swimming, baseball, track and field, skiing, ice hockey, bowling, computers and volunteering in Barrie
Worker's Role : To promote independence, Out of home respite so he becomes comfortable with spending time away from his family.
Availability : Not sure at this time
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 10600

Individual ID# : 28769

Description of Individual : 10 Year Old Boy with Various Needs. ADHD,ASD,Anxiety,Behavioral Issues,Conduct Disorder,Developmental Disability,OCD,ODD,Tourettes Syndrome.
Worker's Role : 1on 1 Worker to Accompany Him to Summer Day Camp(s)and Possibly Other Functions.
Availability : When Needed Definitely Needed July 2-5 2019
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 28769

Individual ID# : 31153

Description of Individual : Very easy-going and kind temperament. Interested in reading, math and electronics.
Worker's Role : Support throughout the school day with e-learning. Ensure instructions are understood and on-task, but requires minimal academic support. Prepare basic snacks/meals for him during nutrition breaks from school work.
Availability : Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:00pm

To start immediately November 2, 2020 and will be a short term commitment.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 31153

Individual ID# : 34227

Description of Individual : Very busy, social, non verbal 11 year old (functioning at toddler level) is looking for someone fun, energetic and patient to take him on a 3 or 4 hour Friday evening adventure over the next few months.
He loves swimming, walking and being outdoors.
Worker's Role : He is incontinent, but potty training. He will need assistance with toileting and possible diaper changes.
He loves swimming and would need assistance getting in and out of bathing suit/swim diaper/life jacket for public swim (7-9pm) at Rec centre. He’d likely only swim an hour.
He also needs constant supervision when around other children. He’s super social and likes adults but doesn’t always interact well with other children.
Availability : Friday evenings 5 or 6pm until about 9pm.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : $22-25
Date Posted : November 25, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 34227

Individual ID# : 34052

Description of Individual : My daughter is empathetic, friendly and outgoing. She loves the arts (dance, theatre, singing, painting, etc.) and anything related to Mamma Mia. She enjoys cooking and visiting with friends. She lives with her family in a small community 20 km south of Parry Sound
Worker's Role : Our daughter has just been accepted into Empower Simcoe's Job Readiness Program for young adults in Barrie. We are travelling to Barrie daily for the program and are hoping to find some short-term accommodation and supports for her. The program is primarily based in downtown Barrie, however drop-off and pick-up locations may vary throughout the city.
Availability : The Job Readiness program runs from Sept 12 to Dec 16, Monday through Friday from 10:00 to 3:00. We need someone who could pick her up at 3:00, have her spend the rest of the evening and overnight with them and then get her back to the program the next morning at 10:00 (especially once winter arrives).
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : September 26, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 34052

Individual ID# : 34030

Description of Individual : Individual is friendly and social. She enjoys getting out and experiencing new things.
Worker's Role : Support individual to participate in activities that are important to her.
Availability :
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : September 22, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 34030

Individual ID# : 19622

Description of Individual : my well- behaved autistic son (20 years old ) is looking for respite and life skills services.
any work day , starting 9:00 am
Worker's Role : individual support , respite and / or life skills
Availability : flexible
Nearest Main Intersection : sunnydale and oakridge
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : September 22, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 19622

Individual ID# : 34004

Description of Individual : My son is fun to be around. Can be very talkative. Loves to play basketball and loves gaming.
Worker's Role : To drive my son to and from school in the month of September
Availability :
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : September 13, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 34004

Individual ID# : 34003

Description of Individual : I have epilepsy and I am looking for some 1:1 support with daily life. I enjoy going for walks, being creative and sometimes need an extra helping hand to be the best I can be.
Worker's Role : To provide support with general tasks every day life brings. To help with finding more connection to the community of Barrie and help explore creative writing options.
Availability : I'm preferring support throughout the day.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : September 13, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 34003

Individual ID# : 34002

Description of Individual : 12 year old boy, generally friendly and happy, has issues with anxiety when on his own, but can otherwise be very self sufficient. Will have anger outbursts when things aren't going his way, but can often calm himself down without outside intervention when given the time and space to do so.
Worker's Role : Be present with him in the home, and take him to and from school or ABA while his parents are at work.
Availability : Shift work schedule, so availability varies greatley
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : September 13, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 34002

Individual ID# : 22857

Description of Individual : 46 year old woman who is independent in managing all aspects of her personal care. Needs support with getting involved in her community through social and recreational opportunities.
Worker's Role : Bus day trips, outings to take pictures, scrapbooking, concerts (country music), short walks.
Availability : Thursday 9:00-4:00
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : August 24, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 22857

Individual ID# : 30899

Description of Individual : 4 1/2 year old boy with ASD
needing care in the mornings before school
Worker's Role : Prepare and feed meals
Kitchen clean up
Prepare for school: washing, dressing and brushing
Walk or drive to school (less than 10 min. walk from home)
Availability : School Time: September to December
7:15am to 9:15am
Nearest Main Intersection : Big Bay Point and Yonge
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : August 23, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 30899

Individual ID# : 33936

Description of Individual : 9 years old boy with Down syndrome. Enjoys playing games, going to the park, watching movies and swimming.
Worker's Role : Providing in-home respite care.
Availability : Evenings and weekends and occasional overnights
Nearest Main Intersection : Mapleview/Lougheed
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : August 22, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 33936

Individual ID# : 26132

Description of Individual : Our son has Down Syndrome and Autism
He is 7 years old. He is very happy and easy going, outgoing, and very affectionate, and loving.
He is nonverbal and not toilet trained yet.
He still eats mostly soft, and strained baby food and have to be fed.
He loves music and loves to play with balls of any size and interactive books that play music etc
Worker's Role : Just taking care of our son for few hours a week so that mom has some time to rest. Occasionally a whole day with him might be needed maybe on a weekend.
Mostly easy playful time to encourage interaction, communication, with some feeding and changing diapers involved.
Availability : He is at school during the day and Tuesday and Thursday evenings he goes to ABA
Any other times would be easily agreed upon.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : August 12, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 26132

Individual ID# : 32987

Description of Individual : 16 years old non speaking boy very bright.
Uses AAC and Spell2Communicate system.
Has behaviors challenges. Need support in daily activities and academics.
Worker's Role : compassionate and patient individual that understand daily challenges that person with different abilities and communications need deals. Will train in everything else. But it is imperative for worker to understand that Autism is not an intellectual disability and respect my son as a person.
Availability : I'm looking for a worker who would be able to pick up my son from school bus and stay with him until I will come back from work - for about 2 hours
Nearest Main Intersection : Grove East and Nelson Street
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : $22+
Date Posted : June 23, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 32987

Individual ID# : 33724

Description of Individual : 11 year old boy with ASD. Very smart and funny. Has anxiety and difficulty with transitions and over stimulation. Has come a long way buy can struggle with self regulation Has required 1:1 support at camp and school.
Worker's Role : Be someone fun to hang out with. Be outgoing and good and building rapport because he doesn't trust easily. Want someone to get him out of the house a bit while we are working. Able to model good regulation skills and teach safety skills (ie. Road safety)
Availability : Looking for 1 to 2 days a week. Flexible
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : June 18, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 33724

Individual ID# : 33630

Description of Individual : 20 yr old male looking for care companion to accompany him on once weekly outings for some fun activities or fishing
Worker's Role : to take individual to do fun activities to get out of the house and do something active fishing, community outing, sports like basketball, pickleball
Availability : one day a week 2-3 hrs
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : May 26, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 33630

Individual ID# : 33632

Description of Individual : My son is 14 years old and likes to play with his toys. He really likes bubbles, water play and trains. He is autistic and non-verbal but can definitely let you know his needs.
Worker's Role : We are looking for someone to come to our home some evenings or on weekends to provide some respite. The worker would engage in play, assist with personal care and generally care for him in my absence.
Availability : Flexible with evenings hours and weekends.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : May 26, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 33632

Individual ID# : 33544

Description of Individual : My son is a quiet happy boy (Pre-school age) who would benefit from a support worker who is gentle and kind, and knowledgeable about autism. He does struggle with big emotions and needs patient support with that, also needs to be kept from getting too wound up. He is also an elopement risk.
Worker's Role : Support while parent is at home.
Availability : June 6-9. Occasional weekends or weekdays.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : $18-$20
Date Posted : May 5, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 33544

Individual ID# : 33545

Description of Individual : - creative, motivated to be successful
- sensory issues, which can cause meltdowns
- very personable and fun to be around
- loves 1:1 attention playing games or doing arts and crafts
- trigger stacking often causes the meltdowns (screaming)
- happy child who likes everything to be calm and peaceful
Worker's Role : - support child when grandparents are watching the other two young children
- occasional respite so parents can go do errands together, or go out for a break
- possible support at camp or recreational activities
Availability : - occasional work on weekends, or weeknights after school
Nearest Main Intersection : Yonge and Big Bay Point/Mapleview and Country Lane
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : May 5, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 33545

Individual ID# : 8725

Description of Individual : 19 yr old young woman with Mowat Wilson Syndrome.
Very happy, easy to care for young woman.
Self feeding orally during day. G-tube fed o/night. Requires assistance in most functions.
Multiple seizure disorder - very well managed (9+ yrs no significant seizures)
Worker's Role : We are looking for a caring, responsible individual to assist our daughter with most functions including toileting, dressing and meal prep. Medication administration may be required. Our daughter is a very easy to care for young woman with a very happy disposition. Would like her to go out into the community for walks, special outings.
Availability : Occasional weekday evenings, and weekends. Would like someone who is open to overnights on occasion.
Nearest Main Intersection : Ferndale / Edgehill
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : $20-22
Date Posted : May 5, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 8725

Individual ID# : 33543

Description of Individual : 8 year child with mild intellectual disability and failure to thrive.
Child is on IV overnight it provide nutrition and hydration.
Worker's Role : Child requires assistance in the morning for toileting while parents are at work.
Worker would assist child in morning routine and after school pick up.
Availability : Must be available all days and hours as parents work shift work.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : May 5, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 33543

Individual ID# : 33547

Description of Individual : Recent partial leg amputee, Male, mid-50s, medium built.
Worker's Role : Mostly to provide meals, prevent falls going to and from the bathroom, keep immediate surroundings clean and eventually take him to and from appointments. Personal care if not already provided.

May have additional assistance for 1 to 2 hours a day/wk ( to be determined)

MUST be punctual and reliable.
Availability : Required 7 am - 3:30 pm, adjusted time if late appointments.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : May 5, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 33547

Individual ID# : 33299

Description of Individual : Our son is a moderate functioning boy with autism. He enjoys the outdoors, playing with lego and riding his bike. He struggles with self-regulation. He is bright, articulate and curious about the world. He seeks justice and loves others deeply. He wants to be an engineer when he grows up.
Worker's Role : We are interested in having someone take him on a variety of different adventures. You may also meet him after school and get him settled at home. There may be other adults home when you are there: Dad works from home and Grandma and Grandpa may wander in and out looking for lentils and split peas (it is a duplex). We are looking for a contractor and are willing to pay more for that.
Availability : At this point we are in the early stages of putting together a respite schedule. Hours available in the spring and summer will be fewer than those in the fall. In the fall we are hoping to create a regular schedule. We have a team approach to respite. We want this to work for you! We want to take your skills and interests and needs into account when planning things.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : April 4, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 33299

Individual ID# : 30082

Description of Individual : My child is 8 years old and he loves outside play, lego, puzzles, and video games. He has Austim and ADHD. He needs consistency and patience but he has a lot of love to give.
Worker's Role : I would like to find someone that can take him to the park, on a hike or to do an outside activity. Or occupy him at home while I am present.
Availability : Every other Saturday and occasional weekends
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : March 17, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 30082

Individual ID# : 31014

Description of Individual : Our son is a 14 years old boy with Malan Syndrome. He is highly socially motivated, active and enjoys all kinds of sports and animals. He has a very cheerful personality. He is verbal and physically able.
Due to his moderate intellectual disability and limited safety awareness he needs supervision and some assistance with activities of daily living including reminders, prompts and starting tasks.
Worker's Role : Primarily after school care, Recreation Respite, transportation and Life Skills training including helping him to feed his cat and small chores, eating dinner, maintaining personal hygiene, washing hands and getting him started to take a bath/shower.
Support him and take him to Equine partnered learning/horse riding therapy on Mondays and on Wednesday usually some other recreational activity skating or outdoor park weather permitting.
Availability : Monday 2:45-6:15 3.5 hrs but can also do 3:30 start

Wednesday 2:45 -6:15 3.5 hrs but can also do a 3:30 start
Nearest Main Intersection : Livinstone between Sunnidale and Ferndale
Region : Barrie and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : March 17, 2022

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 31014


Individual ID# : 32299

Description of Individual : Liam is a 10 year old boy. He is at the lower percentile of the Autism Spectrum. He has a very high sensory diet with a lot of energy and likes to be kept busy. He is affectionate, loving and has a good sense of humour. He understand what is asked of him but has a harder time communicating what he would like. He uses 1 to 3 word sentences and may need to use the PEC's system to be understood at times.
Worker's Role : Interact and entertain. While teaching and coaching his development. He is a busy guy and really enjoys physical activity.
Availability : Flexible availability. With some short notice at times. Week evenings and Weekends preferred.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Collingwood and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 32299

Individual ID# : 32940

Description of Individual : J is a very active and energetic 6.5 year old boy. He enjoys all things outdoors and most sporting activities. He is high energy and highly functioning ASD.
Worker's Role : Looking for afternoon/evening support 2-3 days per week to help with after school/evening activities and routines, Some snack/meal supervision required.

Supervision of child and provision of respite for solo parent.

Must be okay with dogs.
Availability : Flexible working hours. At minimum: 2 days per week, 3-7pm.

Overnight care possible for the right individual.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Collingwood and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 32940

Individual ID# : 32941

Description of Individual : Looking for a respite worker who can handle a teenager full of energy. Someone who can come up with lots of fun activities.
Worker's Role : Spend time with my 14 year old daughter after school. Conduct activities with her after a snack either at home or in the community.
Availability : From Monday to Thursday between 14h30 and 17h00 every second week.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Collingwood and Area
Rate of Pay : $18-$20
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 32941

Individual ID# : 26216

Description of Individual : Preteen with ASD level 1/2. He likes being outside around animals especially horses. He loves to run and go on hikes.
If he becomes anxious he may run so should be considered a flight risk.
Worker's Role : Community integration support.
Availability : Negotiable. Weekday evenings and weekends during the school year.
Summers are negotiable and may also include weekdays.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Collingwood and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 26216

Individual ID# : 34219

Description of Individual : Energetic, patient, playful, loving and kind individual.
Able to offer physical support and guidance when necessary.
Comfortable with toileting and bathing 11 year old girl.
Comfort with engaging with a pre-verbal child in an age appropriate manner.
Worker's Role : To offer 1:1 support for our daughter while offering respite for us parents.
Worker will be able to take our daughter on outings, take care of her in our home, be able to take care of our daughter's personal needs and provide light housekeeping during downtime.
We are hoping to find a caregiver who is able to develop and relationship with our daughter so that it is fulfilling for everyone involved.
Availability : Primary need is for Saturday and Sunday afternoons for 3-5 hours per day.
Secondary need is for occasional evenings, occasional overnights.
Longterm need for Christmas break, March break and Summer vacation.
We can be flexible with scheduling and time off
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Collingwood and Area
Rate of Pay : $25-28
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 34219

Individual ID# : 31932

Description of Individual : Casual Part-Time when needed
Caregiver, Female, age 25-50 years
Worker's Role : Assist with our 12 year old daughter in a wheelchair.
Ella is a happy child. Need someone to watch her when needed occasionally.
Loves to bake, play piano, draw, paint and get outside.
Availability : Anytime
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Collingwood and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 31932

Individual ID# : 5502

Description of Individual : Kirsten is 19 years old. She is very small for her age, non-verbal. She enjoys one-on-one interaction. She enjoys music, watching sports on TV, helping with or watching various activities around the house (baking, cooking, laundry etc.). Enjoys going for rides in her wagon.
Worker's Role : Provide one-on-one support to Kirsten after school.
Care can be in either Kirsten's home or worker's home.
Availability : Required afternoons, Monday to Friday. Approximate hours 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm. (negotiable)

Some weekend availability would be an asset
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Collingwood and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 5502

Individual ID# : 32944

Description of Individual : Someone who has experience in dealing with kids who has Anxiety and intellectual disability as well as behavior issue.
Worker's Role : Take Myriam from home and bring her back to do sport activities and community integration and some volunteer works
Availability : After School and during weekend
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Collingwood and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 32944

Individual ID# : 31693

Description of Individual : Playful and adorable 2.5 year old child requiring assistance with daily routines, transportation to therapy, mealtime, and social-play interaction. Child has been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Speech Apraxia. Specialization in ASD required. Valid G license and clean abstract a must. Knowledge of Sign Language and using AAC devices an asset. CPR & First Aid Training required.
Worker's Role : Worker to provide 1-on-1 assistance during mealtimes. Worker to assist with transportation of child to therapy in Barrie. Worker to assist child with daily and night time routines, among other duties.
Availability : Flexible.
Nearest Main Intersection : Highway 92 and Village Gate Drive
Region : Collingwood and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 31693


Individual ID# : 34153

Description of Individual : Youth is an 11-year-old boy with FASD, ODD, OCD, and anxiety who takes a bit to trust others, when he trusts you, his guard will come down. He is very good at expressing how he feels, very sensitive, and very loving and nurturing but can go from 0-100 and can become aggressive. He loves sports and building things, likes to be hands on when learning and is not afraid to get dirty. Has a hard time being away from mom.
Worker's Role : To provide respite for mom, out of home. Provide an opportunity for the youth to be involved in his local community and learn life skills. Knowledge and experience with FASD necessary. Working on building the youth's tolerance of being away from Mom so that he can successfully attend summer camp.
Availability : Throughout the school year, after school respite is needed. Weekends during the day. Holidays and March break during the day/evening. Summer, during the day.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Midland and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 34153

Individual ID# : 24216

Description of Individual : Mature female to accompany our beautiful 11 year-old daughter to various community events. Preference given to female's who have daughter(s) the same age as Melissa. Reliable and trustworthy.
Worker's Role : To drive/accompany Melissa to community events.
To provide a safe environment in these activities while showing Melissa how to interact with other girls.
Availability : Undetermined at this time.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Midland and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 24216

Individual ID# : 28299

Description of Individual : Kirsten is a 22 year old. She is non verbal and knows some sign language mom has done with her over the years. She loves to watch her movies and enjoys listening to shania twain music. She can be a grabby girl as she is curious. And she has a wide reaching ability. She is very laid back and easy going. She can walk and move with little assistance for outside she will drop to the ground so we use a wheelchair for her.
Worker's Role : We need someone to watch her in our home thru the week thursday and fridays. And the occasional weekend. Were looking for someone to take kirsten out into the community for socializing and fun. But content to just be here to watch her in our home.
Availability : Thursday and Fridays from 1:30 pm to 11:20pm while mom is at work.
And weekends are flexible for times and can work out which weekends needing care.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Midland and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 28299

Individual ID# : 34164

Description of Individual : Bennett is high energy boy who is sweet and has a great sense of humour. Bennett has high anxiety, which can impact his behaviours. At school and in social situations he does well at meeting others expectations of him. At home, his behaviours can be challenging and oppositional, which has made it difficult for him to have caregivers other than family.
Worker's Role : - Recreational activities
- Positive rapport and self-esteem building
- Provide a break for parents and older sister
Availability : Bennett is available some days/evenings after school, and some weekends. He is currently not participating in any out of school extra-curricular activities.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Midland and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 34164

Individual ID# : 33859

Description of Individual : My son is a 10 year old boy who has autism. He is a very loving boy and is quick to learn things that interest him. He is non verbal but can mand for some things he wants. Because he cannot express him self he is starting to get aggressive when he doesn’t get his own agenda. He has therapy 5 days a week for 4 hours a day.
Worker's Role : Looking for someone to care for my son while I am at work. This would include making meals and looking after his needs 5 days a week. When school is back in it could mean getting him from school to bring home to therapy.
Availability : Looking for someone that can do Thursday-Monday from 830am-6pm
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Midland and Area
Rate of Pay : $18-$20
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 33859

Individual ID# : 8577

Description of Individual : Looking for an enthusiastic individual to provide respite care in our home/community for a energetic, and social 21 year old female with Down Syndrome. She enjoys activities such as crafting, painting, cooking, baking, bowling, dancing, swimming and the outdoors. She likes playing games, listening to music and playing Wii dance. She sometimes requires reassurance and support with transitions into unfamiliar environments and activities. She is very vocal about wanting more friendships and opportunities to meet others with similar interests.
Worker's Role : Provide 1:1 supervision & support in developmental goals and daily living skills development.
Own transportation for community outings
Plan and prepare for outings and activities in her interests and for her personal growth.
Availability : Regularly scheduled respite hours/community outings on weekly basis, family flexible with day selections

job shadowing for an hour weekly at a garden centre.

Hours to be negotiated based on your availability.
Nearest Main Intersection : County Rd 27 and Train Ave
Region : Midland and Area
Rate of Pay : $20-22
Date Posted : May 15, 2021

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 8577

Individual ID# : 19542

Description of Individual : Our son is a fun loving boy with complex behaviors and seizures. He requires lifts, meds given, feeding, changing etc
Worker's Role : Be available when family has other things to attend to. Family Relief. Prefer physically strong. Our son weighs approximately 140lbs. He is able to help with transfers
Availability : Looking for occasional summer day, evening, weekend.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Midland and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : April 21, 2015

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 19542

Individual ID# : 9470

Description of Individual : Female companion needed for my 27 year old daughter who has a developmental disability. My daughter is highly functional and a pleasure to be around. She enjoys music/dance and being active. The Worker may want to perform her duties mostly outside of our home environment as my daughter has a tendency to wonder off and do her own thing leaving her guests alone when she is at home. My daughter also works better away from the home and would learn more at your home or at another venue in the community. My daughter tends to learn more with humour and encouragement.
Worker's Role : Spend time with my daughter. Provide help with Speech/Communication, Math & English skills & other homework if applicable. Provide Life Skills, such as Food Plan/Prep, money management & cleaning up. Time Management & Respect for others by answering all telephone calls, texts, chats & email using complete sentences. Teaching her how NOT to delete all calls, texts, chats and & email. Enjoy time with my daughter doing things she likes ie; music/dance, biking, walking, bowling etc.
Availability : To be available 1 to 2 days per week or more if required for 3 to 5 hours per day. Possibly transport her to and from academic and sporting activities and spend time before and after events.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Midland and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : January 22, 2015

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 9470


Individual ID# : 32152

Description of Individual : Gentleman who is 52 years old, lives independently, uses a wheelchair, friendly and outgoing, nice guy, honest person
Worker's Role : Support recreational activity, including possible overnight trips, personal care and transportation
Availability :
Nearest Main Intersection : Fittons and Park St
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : $20-22
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 32152

Individual ID# : 26163

Description of Individual : Carter is an active, positive and social young man. He is looking for "Big Brother/Sister" type support, to help with active and social activities. Carter loves cycling, walking, movies, watching hockey, and just chatting over hot chocolate. Carter is needs help to learn and become more independent
with social interactions.
Worker's Role : To take Carter out into the community and initiate active and social activities
to help create learning opportunities and positive feelings.
Availability :
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 26163

Individual ID# : 32298

Description of Individual : He requires a lot of emotional support and is processing a lot of grief and trauma right now. We’re looking for a big friend that can come spend time with him while my youngest is in speech and provide occasional respite for date nights, etc. on weekends.
Worker's Role : Take him to the park once a week and maybe the youth center once a week to engage with peers his own age. He requires undivided attention when working with him.
Availability : Mondays 4:15-5:15
Wednesdays for youth center drop in?
Saturday night for date night
Nearest Main Intersection : Simcoe Street
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : $18-$20
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 32298

Individual ID# : 24791

Description of Individual : Cameron is 19 years old and very happy. He loves music, boating, cooking, bowling and the YMCA just to name a few. He is very social and very out going.
Worker's Role : We are looking for a male worker who can support Cam at the YMCA, have fun teaching life skills like cooking, public transportation, safety such as looking both ways before crossing the street, help with money concept, stranger danger and appropriate conversations, appropriate social skills such as not interrupting etc. Possibly doing some volunteer work somewhere such as the OSPCA. Going to a movie or mini put etc.
Availability : We are looking for after school support.
Nearest Main Intersection : Rama Road & Glen Ellen Drive
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : $12-15
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 24791

Individual ID# : 34155

Description of Individual : Evan is a 35 year old male with Down Syndrome. He is fairly high functioning, sociable and fairly easy going.
Worker's Role : Taking Evan to and from the rec center in Orillia so that he can get some physical exercise.
Availability : Evan is available most mornings and afternoons
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 34155

Individual ID# : 30224

Description of Individual : Katie is non verbal uses basic sign language to communicate and iPad with Proloquo as well.
She loves car rides
Going out to eat
Music
Needs help with daily living skills
Worker's Role : Make breakfast for her
Administer medication
Help her after using washroom
daily hygiene ie- apply deodorant,
brush hair
get her on the school bus (van)
Get her off the school bus (van)
Availability :
Nearest Main Intersection : Westmount
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : $22+
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 30224

Individual ID# : 30220

Description of Individual : Dylan is very social
He likes watching Netflix, YouTube
Disney+
Enjoys swimming
Going out to eat
Likes to read
Very routine oriented
Worker's Role : Wake him up for school
Make breakfast
Administer medication
Get him on school bus
Get him off school bus
Take him swimming
Take him out in community
Availability :
Nearest Main Intersection : Westmount
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : $22+
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 30220

Individual ID# : 31348

Description of Individual : Gianni is a non-binary young person with Autism. They are smart, and witty at times, they often lack the ability to understand some nuances, they are currently living at home after an extended period of living on the streeets. They struggle to make good choices, and are easily led. They enjoy baking, crafts and things that involve animals. They often feel lonely, as they struggle with peer relationships.
Worker's Role : We are looking for someone who can become a "friend" to Alex. They would do enjoyable activities together. As well as assistance staying on task with a school program, and help regulating and working through negative thoughts when they struggle with a concept or feel they can't do something. They are smart, but lack motivation and the confidence to do the work.
Availability : Alex is not a morning person so mornings would not be needed. We are very flexible with Fridays being something that would be beneficial, and possible one day on the weekend.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : $18-$20
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 31348

Individual ID# : 32215

Description of Individual : Poe is a chatty seven year old, who likes to do things on her schedule, little eye contact, aniexty and personal frustration are challenges at times. But rarely ever seen here take her feelings out on others, walks away, needs to be reassured when ready.
Teaching herself coding,Japense, she loves anything anime and could get lost in books with ketchup chips for hours. Shes definetly the "princess" of our family and we would love to see her skills grow with skills and being a good friend
Worker's Role : -Before school one day a week 6-9am
-One Afternoon per week for an activity 2-3 hours
Availability : Any day besides Wednesday evening works for us
Nearest Main Intersection : West & HWY 12
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : $18-$20
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 32215

Individual ID# : 30600

Description of Individual : He is a very on the go kind of dude. He is currently 1.5 years behind developmentally with toileting issues specifically with bowel movements and is a flight risk. He requires your undivided attention or he attention seeks in order to acquire it. He does better with males then females typically.
Worker's Role : Taking him to speech for half an hour session once a week on Mondays, Tuesday's for an hour and a half if possible while his brother has an appointment here at home and occasional respite on weekends for date night where someone would engage with him in different activities or take him to the park.
Availability : Monday 4:15-5:15, Tuesday 3:45-5:15 and than Saturday night for date night for two hours.
Nearest Main Intersection : Simcoe street
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : $18-$20
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 30600

Individual ID# : 31511

Description of Individual : Kiera is a sweet happy energetic girl with high emotions and high energy. She loves to be very active and thrives on one to one attention. Kiera has FASD, epilepsy and severe ADHD. She can be extremely defiant with parents but tends to be compliant with other caregivers.
Worker's Role : Assist in encouraging and assuring Kiera gets her morning routines completed, getting dressed, brushing hair, brushing teeth taking her morning meds. Spending one on one time with Kiera during the morning before she starts online school, then providing assistance and one on one time with Kiera to complete her school work
Availability : Current needs are ideally for Monday to Friday 8am to 11am.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : $18-$20
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 31511

Individual ID# : 29781

Description of Individual :
Worker's Role :
Availability :
Nearest Main Intersection : West St. N. and Hwy 12
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : $18-$20
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 29781

Individual ID# : 34156

Description of Individual : Soon to turn 13 years old . Female who takes dance classes and enjoys going for a walk and talk.
Worker's Role : Drive Naveah to Dance Class from home ( up the road from home) on Thursday Nights; and drive her back home
Availability : Thursday evening
some Saturdays
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 34156

Individual ID# : 24943

Description of Individual : 64 year old gentleman looking for a 1:1 worker in the Orillia area. He would like to find someone to provide support on Friday mornings and would like to get out and engage in activities together. He enjoys bowling, watching some live sporting events, going for coffee and being around others.
He is very quiet, and needs some time to become comfortable with someone before he opens up.
Worker's Role : Provide 1:1 support in the community to this man. Provide transportation while supporting him to engage in his local community
Availability : At this time, Friday mornings at 9 am for 4 or 5 hours.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at charris@empowersimcoe.ca and quote ID# 24943

Individual ID# : 33797

Description of Individual : Teenage boy in need of mentorship, needs motivation to succeed. Caring young man. Does need help with self regulation and learning to make and keep new friends. Has many interests and looking to expand them.
Worker's Role : Help with learning social interaction acceptability, encourage to try new things, help with organizational skill to help build a successful base for High School and College.
Availability : During the school year after school and on Weekends (does move into ventures I'm not sure what day a week that is at this time)

In the summer afternoons (there will be some weeks off due to camping)
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 33797

Individual ID# : 33861

Description of Individual : Stephen loves puzzles, swimming, non competitive games. Loves to make friends but has trouble with social skills. He gets frustrated in competitive games when he is unable to win. When he is frustrated he will swear and 'run away'. When he does this the strategy is to allow him a moment to 'cool down' and he will typically regroup on his own.
Worker's Role : Take him on outings where is able to enjoy himself (swimming, movies, rec centre, etc) monitor Stephen if he seems to become frustrated but allow him to process his emotions without interruption as doing so may cause more frustration and prolong his anger.
Availability : During the day on weekends, Evenings during the school year. Day availability during the summer.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 33861

Individual ID# : 32123

Description of Individual : Tristan is a loving, energetic and eager to learn 8 year old. He loves adventure, learning new things, exploring and making new friends. He has great manners and is loved by everyone he meets. He would benefit from some community and social integration, teaching of life and social skills along with physical activity skills.
Worker's Role : We are looking for someone who is genuine and dedicated to spend two days a week with Tristan out in the community having fun, learning new things, exploring and making friends. Tristan does not need any additional support other than making his lunch each day. It would be expected that the worker plans and facilitates various activities. Number one rule would be to have fun!
Availability : We are flexible on which days. Looking for two consistent days each week (approx 8:30-4:30).
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 32123

Individual ID# : 31245

Description of Individual : Riley is a 12 y/o boy with level 3 autism and adhd. He is having issues with authority figures and following household rules. Riley is generally well behaved and easy to do things with so long as they are things he wants to do. Pre-covid riley enjoyed rep AE hockey ball hockey and soccer. He's has interests in riding his bike, fishing and wearing his snorkeling gear in the water.
Worker's Role : To take Riley out of the house and be a companion to him. Engage and show interest in his activities and also support parents rules and guidelines at home.
Worker needs to be very firm and able to stand up for self.
Availability : Mostly looking for respite during the occasional day or during evenings. Weekends and holidays are not required but could be worked with.
Nearest Main Intersection :
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted :  

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 31245

Individual ID# : 4421

Description of Individual : A young adult male with developmental disabilities is looking for a support person(s) to assist him living independently in his own home and in the community. The environment is a non-smoking environment.
Worker's Role : Qualifications
*Education and/or experience in human services/health sciences
*Excellent organizational and communication skills
*Ability to work independently and as part of a team
*Ability to advocate effectively for the person at the center of the team
*Excellent problem solving skills
*Drivers License and access to a vehicle required
Availability : The pay is currently $17.00 per hour and 14.50 per hour for training. We are currently looking for support to cover overnights on Fridays starting at 4:30 PM and 5:30 PM on Saturdays.
Nearest Main Intersection : Boland and West St.
Region : Orillia and Area
Rate of Pay : Negotiable
Date Posted : March 16, 2021

To respond to this classified, please send an e-mail to the Co-ordinator, at abridekirk@catulpa.on.ca and quote ID# 4421

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