Kingswood Training Centre

Kingswood Centre is the heart of Inclusions East. From here we provide essential training and support to people with an intellectual disability.

and was built in 1976 at 364 Campbell Ave.

  • Available programming and case planning works towards meeting the needs of the client and feel being involved in community is essential for all clients.
  • Administration and Employment Services, Montague are also located at this address.
  • Hours are Monday to Friday 8:30-3:30.

What Happens at Kingswood Training Centre?

Here we offer a wide variety of essential skills training, day programming and supported employment services to our clients.

Functional Skill Development

Personal development is the focus of this group and many skills and activities to engage and help clients grow and gaining independence. Clients participate in community placements, seasonal projects, recycling, wellness programs, and life enrichment activities. Products are tested and sold at the Retail Outlet. Staff are open to introducing new concepts and ideas that will help promote skill development, community awareness and growth. Staff can be reached at 902-838-2516 ext 3.

Bakery and Catering

The Kingswood Centre Bakery/Catering provides essential employment preparation training to clients. Clients working in this program area are gaining hands-on skills in kitchen arts and are learning transferrable skills to future employment situations. Clients working in this section may also have part-time jobs in the Community and take great pride in producing a quality product. Customized orders are accepted and goods prepared are also for sale at the Kingswood Retail Outlet located at the Down East Mall. In addition to seasonal items such as jams, pickles, salsas; orders can also be placed for luncheon or special events.

Bakery Supervisor is Johnanne Gaudet and can be reached at

johnanne@inclusioneast.com

902-838-2516 ext 1.

Woodworking

The Kingswood Centre Woodworking provides essential pre-employment training and skills development in the area of woodworking. Careful consideration is given in product development to allow for all clients to have the opportunity to work on some aspect of a project. Products reflecting the seasons are available but custom orders can be taken throughout the year. A variety of products also become available for sale at the Kingswood Retail Outlet.

Our Workshop Supervisor is Brian Acorn and can be reached at

workshop@inclusionseast.com

902-838-2516 ext 2.