Preschool Day Program

​The Preschool Day Program provides specialized early childhood mental health care in a small classroom setting.

What happens in this program?

The family and care team work together to support the child’s social, emotional, academic and physical development. The program works to strengthen the family’s ability to support their child by promoting parent confidence.

Children attend the program two full days a week during the school year.

Who is this program for?

The program is for children ages four and five who are experiencing severe challenges managing their emotions and behaviour. They may also have difficulties in development, executive functioning or learning.

​How do I access this program?

Referrals can be made by a mental health professional (such as a physician, therapist, psychologist or occupational therapist) with additional input from school staff. The child must have a pediatrician or family physician. 

Download the Preschool Day Program referral form and, once completed, fax to CASA Intake Services at 780-435-6261.

 

To access programs you must go through our intake process.

For A Child In Immediate Crisis

If your child is in physical danger or is at risk of harming themselves or someone else, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency department.

If your child is in crisis, dial the Edmonton crisis lines at 780-482-4357 or 780-342-7777 for immediate assistance.