Imagine Respite Services Inc. was founded in 2010 by Julie Burrows, who has over 10 years of experience working with people of all abilities. Julie believes there is a need to provide more options to participants and parents that encourage young adults with intellectual disabilities to get more involved in the community while focusing on building independence and social skills.
We provide a safe, residential and community-based environment that promotes independence and socialization, while having fun.The word "IMAGINE" proposes endless opportunities, dreams and equality for all participants of Imagine Respite Services Inc.
Imagine Respite is proud to be a small organization, with fantastic team members that each have a variety of experiences and backgrounds within the field. Although we have a small team, we do provide a large variety of programming including Day Programming, Outings and Activities, and Respite Care.
We are run out of the east end of Scarborough, but have participants from all over the GTA and Durham region. We provide all of our services year round.
MISSION At Imagine Respite Services Inc. our mission is to provide a safe environment that encourages developing independence and increasing socialization skills while having fun.