Arbour House

Near North District School Board

Near North District School Board

Youth guests have access to a full-time teacher and educational assistant at Arbour House to support ongoing education and alternative academics.

Victorian Order of Nurses

On Site Nurse Practitioner

In collaboration with the Victorian Order of Nurses, the Society provides access to a general health practitioner while guests are staying at Arbour House.

Local Family Restaurant Support

We have contracted services with a local family restaurant to provide access to healthy and nutritional meals for our guests.

Canadore College

Culinary Program – Canadore College

We are currently negotiating an opportunity to work with the Culinary Program offered through Canadore College to provide innovative experiences, skill building, and continuing education opportunities for guests.

Psychologist

The Arbour House has secured access to monthly psychological support that is trauma informed and reflective of the population’s critical needs.

Niijaansinaanik Child and Family Services

Niijaansinaanik Child & Family Services

We are working closely with our indigenous partners to ensure responsive and appropriate access to indigenous services and supports.

Functional Family Therapy

Arbour House Coordinators are trained and supported in Functional Family Therapy; a family-based prevention and intervention program for high-risk youth that addresses complex and multidimensional problems through clinical practice that is flexibly structured and culturally sensitive.

Attachment, Self-Regulation and Competency

All staff are trained in ARC (Attachment, Self-Regulation and Competency) model of therapy; a core-components treatment model developed to provide a guiding framework for thoughtful clinical intervention with youth who have experienced complex trauma and their caregiving systems.