Website Haldimand-Norfolk REACH

Haldimand-Norfolk REACH is a multi-service agency, providing Autism & Behaviour Services, Child & Youth Mental Health Services, Developmental Services, Youth Services, Adult Counselling Services, and several Early Learning Intervention & Care services including EarlyON Child & Family Centres and the Community Action Program for Children.

H-N REACH serves as the Lead Agency for Haldimand-Norfolk Child & Youth Mental Health Services, Coordinated Service Planning and the Student Nutrition Program in the Hamilton/Niagara Region. Through our Contact Unit, the agency serves as the single point of access for a variety of children’s services.

  • REACH is recognized as a local leader in community education, advocacy, inter-sector collaboration and Community Service Planning.



Autism & Behavioural Services Unit Behaviour Support Program

BEHAVIOUR THERAPIST                                            Ref. #2023-32

Full-time, Temporary, Salaried

–contract to March 31st, 2024



  • Provide behaviour support services to families and their children & youth who have a developmental
  • Develop & implement behaviour support strategies based on information obtained through assessment
  • Create specific goals utilizing non-aversive behavioural programs and treatment strategies for the modification of children’s behaviour to enable optimal functioning in home, school and social settings
  • Consult & liaise with community agencies, professionals and referral sources regarding programming needs/supports required to meet the individual’s


  • University degree in the behavioural or social sciences with focus on developmental psychology and/or human behaviour or equivalent combination of post-secondary education and experience
  • Minimum 5 years related work experience in the children’s developmental service field
  • Excellent verbal & communication skills
  • Knowledge of the Haldimand & Norfolk communities and their resources
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Criminal & Judicial Matters and Vulnerable Sector Record Checks, Children’s Aid Society Declaration/Release
  • Possession of a valid driver’s licence, $2 million liability insurance, clear driver abstract and use of a

Please submit a cover letter (citing the reference # above) & resume by email to by June 7th, 2023 to:

Lynn Tessaro, Human Resources Manager

Haldimand-Norfolk REACH

101A Nanticoke Creek Parkway, Townsend, ON, N0A 1S0



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