Experienced Parent Therapist Offers Youth Transition Program to Independence

For youth in the mid-adolescent phase of development (15 to 21 years old), life transitions bring new and significant challenges. For crown wards, these social, emotional and practical challenges are sometimes faced without the support of a caring adult. That’s why Quinte Children’s Homes (QCH) offers opportunities for youth to work towards independence within a… Continue reading →


Applewood Academy & Quinte Children’s Homes Invite The Public To See Their Programs In Action at Doors Open 2015

Applewood Academy for Progressive Learning (AAPL) and Quinte Children’s Homes (QCH) will open their doors to the public on February 24, 2015, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Whether you are a prospective parent therapist, a Child and Youth Worker or a member of the public, take advantage of this unique opportunity to see Stevenson,… Continue reading →


CARF Accreditation Affirms That Quinte Children’s Homes and Applewood Academy Provide the Best Possible Care for Kids

Providing quality care for children in need takes a team of dedicated professionals. At Quinte Children’s Homes (QCH) and Applewood Academy for Progressive Learning (AAPL), our teams are committed to providing the best possible supports and services for kids. We want our clients to be certain that they’ve made the right choice. That’s why we… Continue reading →

Our Staff Makes the Difference

Quinte Children’s Homes (QCH) wouldn’t be where we are today without the skills and efforts of committed staff members – compassionate people like Jillian Carnrike, a counsellor/therapist and program supervisor. As a counsellor/therapist, Carnrike provides therapeutic interventions aimed at developing the skills of our QCH kids. In her second role as program supervisor, Carnrike oversees… Continue reading →


We’re Recruiting at College Job Fairs in Oshawa and Belleville

Staff from Stevenson, Waplak & Associates (SWA), Quinte Children’s Homes (QCH) and Applewood Academy for Progressive Learning (AAPL) will be attending two college job fairs this week to recruit professional parent therapists for children and youth in need of individual, home-based care. Visitors to the job fairs at Durham College in Oshawa and Loyalist College… Continue reading →