For the 2020-2021 year:
Full-time program: $27,900
Includes both Independent Living Skills and Work Experience programs
Part-time TWTh (WE) program: $21,000
Program focusses on Work Experience (WE)
Part-time MWF (ILS) program: $18,900
Program focuses on Independent Living Skills (ILS)
All programs run from September to the end of June; 9:00 – 5:00.
Note that during COVID, Launch is closing at 4:00 to allow enhanced cleaning of the facilities.
Fees are paid in three installments: upon acceptance, July 1 and November 1.
All students participate in our Real Economy program which covers all student lunches, transportation fees, excursion and admission fees, gym membership, and discretionary spending money. Fees for this part of the program are billed monthly to student’s accounts.
Can I Get Funding for these Services?
Brighton Launch Adult Programs meet criteria for both RESP funding and the Developmental Services Ontario PASSPORT Program. “Passport is a program that helps adults with a developmental disability be involved in their communities and live as independently as possible by providing funding for community participation services and supports, activities of daily living and person-directed planning. The program, also provides funding for caregiver respite services and supports for primary caregivers of an adult with a developmental disability.”
Who is eligible for Passport Funding?
Any adult who is eligible for developmental services and supports funded by the Ministry of Community & Social Services, including young adults who are 18 years of age and still in school may apply for funding.
Passport Admissible Expenses
- Programs, classes, camps and supports that foster and develop independence, social, communication and life skills.
- Recreation, leisure, social, cultural and athletic activities
- Pre-employment and employment supports (skills, task and routine training, job coaching)
- Transportation to/from activities
- Support workers to provide assistance with community participation and activities of daily living