Interested in being touch, for more information or admission?

Our admissions process is best begun by a visit to Open Sky, so you can see if this feels right for you. Please give us a call to make an appointment!

Any other enquiries may also be made through the contact information below. We look forward to hearing from you!


12 Folkins Dr., Sackville, NB, E4L 1J1

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Our Staff

Laura Hunter, executive director

Laura is a founder of Open Sky. She has more than 40 years of working with community organizations, connecting people and good works.  For 14 years she served in a regional ministry with the United Church of Canada, supporting social justice actions and community ministries.  Laura is passionate about adult education, the well-being of others, and dance!

Michelle Melanson, program MANAGER

Michelle has university degrees in psychology and business. She is trained in the University of North Carolina’s TEACCH approach to enabling skills development with autistic adults. Michelle also has ABA training and experience, and coordinates the Functional Skills Assessments that are unique to Open Sky. 


Sarah is the go-to person for all things on the farm, providing work and learning experiences for Open Sky participants. Sarah has amazing organizing skills and she puts them into practice connecting learning and the tasks around our sustainable farming efforts. Not just skills, participants also receive therapeutic benefits through gardening and animal care. 

If you are interested in making a financial contribution to the work of Open Sky, please click the donate button.