Child & Family

Children & Youth With Special Needs

The CYSN Program, located in Merritt, provides group work and individualized services to children and youth with special needs between 6-18 years and their families.

Program Information

Programs/Child & Family Services/Children & Youth With Special Needs

The Children & Youth with Special Needs (CYSN) Program focuses on enhancing life skills, emotional regulation, and social skills by facilitating activities that foster these abilities in a natural and fun way.

The CYSN program assist individuals with

  • Building life skills
  • Building skills on safety
  • Increasing social skills
  • Group / individual activities
  • Accessing community resources

Who Is Eligible? 

Children & Youth assessed with a developmental delay, or autism spectrum up to 18 years old. 

How To Refer:

Children & youth are referred through a CYSN social worker.

2019 Merritt Youth Services Impact Statement

2019 Merritt Youth Services Impact Statement

Click on the picture above to read the Merritt Youth Services 2019 Program Impact Statement.

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Contact Information


2975 Clapperton Ave.
Merritt, BC
V1K 1A3

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