Empower Simcoe

Site: Barrie - 40 Fraser Crt

Service: Accommodation Services - Group Homes

Record #: BAR0649
Last Modified: 14 Jul 2022
Last Full Update: 20 Aug 2021


Description (Service) Group Homes for children and adults with intellectual disabilities are one available residential option within Accommodation Services * level of support provided can range from 24 hour staffing to less depending on the needs of individuals living in the home 
* children attend neighbourhood schools * childrens' therapy needs are met through community agencies and the Board of Education * annual plan of care developed in conjunction with parents and guardians helps set future goals * childrens' group homes licensed under the Child and Family Services Act 
* adults living in group homes are supported in their choice of work, volunteer and/or recreation pursuits * a person-centred plan is developed with the individual and those important in his/her life * group homes licensed under the Developmental Services Act 
*group homes are situated in Barrie, Orillia and adjacent townships

Service Details

Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Program: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Barrie ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Orillia ; Oro-Medonte ; Springwater
Eligibility Individuals with a developmental disability and/or intellectual disability whose families reside in Barrie, Orillia, and adjacent townships
Application Call or visit website
Languages English
Fees None ; Fee assistance available ; assistance is provided by Ontario Disability Support Program.

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
40 Fraser Court
Barrie, ON
Intersection Office: Morrow Rd and Patterson Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Wheelchair accessibility of group homes varies with the needs of the residents, call for more information

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-726-9082
Fax 705-726-6875
E-Mail inquiries@empowersimcoe.ca
Website https://empowersimcoe.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EmpowerSimcoe
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LinkedIn LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/empower-simcoe
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/EmpowerSimcoe
Primary Contact Maxine Johnson, Program and Services Director; Phone: 705-726-9082 ext 5281; Email: mjohnson@empowersimcoe.ca
Alternate Contact Jamie Hall, Marketing and Communications Manager; Phone: 705-726-9082 ext 5280; Email: jhall@empowersimcoe.ca
Primary Executive Claudine Cousins, Chief Executive Officer
Mailing Address 39 Fraser Court 
Barrie, ON L4N 5J5

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