About Sonshine Families

Mandate

Sonshine Families is licensed by the Ministry of Community and Social Services to provide residential care to children and adults of all ages in both Foster Homes and Group Homes.

Purpose

Sonshine Families provides treatment and care within a Christian valued setting for children and adults. Placement with our agency is often an alternative to institutional placement.

Objectives

  Provide services to our clients who present various behavior, development and/or physical challenges
  Establish a therapeutic setting in foster and group homes, to assist in the development of the client as a person, including      his/her physical, spiritual, emotional, social, recreational, and educational needs
  Help clients attain their maximum potential
  Create a cooperative, constructive team spirit with the placing agency or family
  Administer specialized therapy from our professional staff or community resources as required
  Supply respite/relief programs including special need individuals

Sonshine Families Services

Foster Homes

  Therapuetic
  Special needs and/or Medical
  S.A.F.E.—Staff Assisted Family Environment

Group Homes

  Adult—Special Needs
  Total Care

Other Services

  Psychological Consultant
  Sonshine Cove, a year round, wheelchair accessible, camping/conference facility
  Services offered in French and English
  Our homes are located within a 30 minute drive of Orleans
  Day Program—RAYS

Respite

  Children/Adults access to Sonshine Cove
  Total client care in Orleans