WindReach Farm is dedicated to providing quality programming and services to individuals of all ages and abilities. Whether coming for a day visit or enrolled in one of our programs, we have something for everyone.
Adult Day Services
Community Participation Program
Provides participants of all abilities with life skills training and hands-on work experience which give meaning and purpose to their lives. Such skills are developed through participation in the operation and maintenance of WindReach Farm’s property facilities and programs.
Learning-4-Life Adult Day Program
A therapeutic and structured day program for adults with disabilities – strengthening skills, independence, and physical well-being in a safe and nurturing farming environment. The Program promotes increased confidence, continued education, and active living through social, cognitive, recreational, and daily living skills.
Education and Recreation Services
Day Visitor Program
Invites individuals of all ages and abilities to experience the sights, sounds, and smells of a fully working farm. The Program appeals to a variety of audiences including families, schools, seniors facilities, clubs, and community organizations. Working with you to create your own customized visit, WindReach Farm offers activities to meet the needs of all users. Some activities offered include an accessible wagon ride, sensory trail, friendly farm animals, pond studies and much more.
Beyond the Farm Gate Program
An innovative program that incorporates all that the Farm has to offer into a mobile service which visits users out in the community. As an extension of our popular Day Visitor Program, the Beyond the Farm Gate Program allows individuals to enjoy the educational and therapeutic aspects of WindReach Farm brought directly to them.
Acres of Fun March Break Camp – March 13th to 17th , 2017
Acres of Fun March Break Camp is for children of all abilities ages 8 to 12 and is run in partnership with Kerry’s Place.
Acres of Fun Summer Day Camp
An inclusive/integrated summer day camp for children ages 6 to 13 with and without special needs. Each week has a different theme and features a variety of activities including adaptive sports, nature studies, animal care, geocaching, hay wagon rides, gardening, sensory explorations, arts and crafts, horse grooming, cooperative games and much more!
Overnight Visitor Services
Our accessible one and three bedroom apartments provide the ideal facilities and environment for respite and/or extended visits to the Farm for recreation and life skills experience. With lodging for up to 10 guests, complete with fully accessible washrooms, you have the opportunity to relax and take in the farm environment at a more leisurely pace.
Therapeutic Riding Program
The human/horse connection can be a powerful one. Learning to ride and care for a horse, participants experience improved physical strength, balance and coordination as well as increased attention, concentration and self esteem. Our staff, facilities and riding programs are certified by the Canadian Therapeutic Riding Association.
Competitive Para Dressage Program
The goal of WindReach Farm’s Para Dressage Program is to enable our therapeutic riding participants who are ready to advance to the next level and begin competing in a welcoming and supportive environment. The Program exposes them to the grass roots level of Para Dressage competition and dressage test riding in the hopes of fostering a love of sport and the drive to set goals and accomplish new and wonderful things.
For more information, contact Pat Bullock at 905-655-5827 ext. 221 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org