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OARTY Member: Connor Homes
Program/Facility Description: Connor Homes serves adolescents and preadolescents who have a wide range of problems: developmental, emotional and behavioural. Children placed with us are normally between the ages of 8 to 16 years, although they may continue in the program until their 18th birthday or after, through our Independent Living Program. Specific admission criteria are discussed under Admission Policies and Procedures. We also have a complete Life Skills Program. In short Connor Homes provides an individualized care program at an all inclusive rate which offers so many features for children.
City: Thunder Bay
Ministry Region: Central
For Ages: 6-18
Home Type: Foster Home
Client Group: DC ED/BD
Accredited By: CARF Canada
  • BED AVAILABILITY
  • 2 Immediate
  • 1 30 Days
  • 0 60 Days
  • 0 90 Days

Program Rates

$252.34Tier #1 Treatment Foster Care
$209.34Tier #2 Treatment Foster Care
$162.40Tier #3 Treatment Foster Care
$147.78Non-Tiered Foster Care

Accepted Conditions

1. Client Groups

AboriginalAdults
Ages 12 and upAges 6-12
CoedCultural Accommodations
Developmentally ChallengedEmotionally Disturbed
Females OnlyLesbian, Gay, Bisexual
Males OnlyPhysical Abuse Victims
Religious AccommodationsSexual Abuse Victims
Transitional Age Youth (16-18)Young Offenders

2. Diagnostic Features

ADD/ADHD/Severe Learning DisorderAttachment Disorder
BipolarBorderline Personality Disorder
Conduct DisorderDyslexia
Failure to ThriveOppositional Defiant Disorder
Personality DisorderSleep Disorder

3. Problematic Behaviours

Bed WettingChronic Lying
Defiance (Excessive)Demanding (Excessive)
Eating DisordersFearful/Anxious
Manipulative/Causes ConflictOver-active
RunningShort Attention Span
Socially DelayedSoiling/Smearing/Vomiting
StealingSubstance Abuse
Suicide AttemptsSuicide Threats/Ideation
TantrumsVerbally Abusive

4. Sexual Acting Out Behaviours (all ages)

Excessive MasturbationIndiscriminate Affection/Promiscuous
Provocative/Seductive

5. Teen Issues

AbortionBirth Control
PregnancySexually Active Teen
Substance Abuse

6.1 Health Care Requirements

Dietary Considerations

6.2 Procedures from Regulated Health Professions Act, 1996

No services offered in this category

7. School and Community


* Select the following criteria that are addressed through external education/community services, for internal supports, please denote in the appropriate categories.
Disruptive Behaviour in ClassroomSpecial Education Needs
SuspensionsTruancy

8. Program Model

Treatment Foster Care

9. Program Treatment Services

Anger ManagementAssertiveness Training
AssessmentBehaviour Management
Community Skills TrainingCrisis Admission/Emergency
Life Skills ProgramLong Term Residental (2+ years)
Medium Term Residental (1-2 years)Milieu Therapy
Preparation for IndependenceRecreational Program
RespiteSection 23 Classroom
Short Term Residential Care (<1 year)Social Skills Training
Specialized Program for Transitional Age YouthSummer Program

10. Professional Services Included in Set Rate (Professionals on staff and/or contracted at no additonal cost)

Art TherapyBehaviour Management Consultation
Family TherapyGroup Therapy
Music, Drama and Other TherapyPlay Therapy
Psychotherapy

11. Additional Community Provided Professional Services

Art TherapyBehaviour Management Consultation
Communication SpecialistsDental specialist
Family TherapyGroup Therapy
Music, Drama and Other TherapyNutrition and Feeding Consultation
Orthodontic SpecialistPlay Therapy
Psychiatric AssessmentPsychological Assessment
PsychotherapySpeech Therapy