|Record #: KGN2234||Last Full Update: 14 Mar 2019|
|Alternate Name||Hart Centre|
|Former Name||H'art School of Smiles ; H'art Studio & Gallery ; School of Smiles inc.|
|Legal Name||H'art Centre of Smiles Inc|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Located In Community||Kingston|
|Address & Map||
237 Wellington St
Kingston, ON K7K 0B5
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|Intersection||Wellington St and Queen St|
|Bus Route Notes||Kingston Transit Trip Planner|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Parking||Pay parking lot * parking meters * free occasional parking on the street|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||Provides opportunities for people with disabilities and people who face barriers to create, study, and produce works in the arts.
H'art School: helps adults with intellectual disabilities reach their highest potential through education and the arts including visual art, dance, theatre, music, media arts, literary arts, and community arts.
The Box: 3,500 square foot, fully accessible, affordable performing arts space.
Able Artists: ongoing series of workshops and performances, led by professional artists with disabilities and leaders in the inclusive arts field, designed to raise awareness of the value of the arts to people with disability.
H'art Accessible Arts Program (HAAP!): offers inclusive arts classes to older adults with disabilities who live in long-term care homes in Kingston.
|Hours||Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * H'art School Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm * The Box Mon-Sun 9 am-9 pm|
|Areas Served||Kingston - area|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Adults with disabilities 18 years and older
|Application||Application needed * contact the office or visit the website|
|Fees||Program - Full day $52 (2019) ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cash, cheque ; Contact the office for more details * donations welcome * Fee assistance available for eligible applicants ; assistance is provided by H'art bursary program or by the Passport Program (Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services).|
|Service Categories||Developmental Disabilities Day Habilitation Programs ; Independent Living Skills Instruction|
|Primary Contact||Tracy Ryan, Marketing Manager|
|Primary Executive||Katherine Porter, Executive Director|
|Funding||Provincial ; Fundraising ; Fees ; Sale of Goods - Art and book sales|
|Resources||Website * social media|