- About Us
- Care Services
- Care Options
- Contact Us
The care system defines children as people under the age of 18. Intake and the development of care plans begin with a “Needs Assessment” and referral from Child and Family Service, Edmonton Region. Excel also accepts children from the Northwest Territories (out of territory placement).
Children/Youth in Residence
Excel provides support and guidance to children, some with developmental disabilities and or complex needs; for instance, challenging behaviours,significant medical needs, etc.
Residences provide support 24 hours a day as required for children. Child and family services also provides outreach support through the school system.
Children receive support based on their unique needs such as:
At 18 years of age children and youth will need to transition into Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) funded programs.