|Description (Service)||A home and community based service that promotes the interests of the family in the community and provides supportive services to families who have a member with developmental handicaps.
Program also acts as a resource to families and to community agencies and groups. Have information on a variety of summer camps (both day camps and overnight facilities) that serve children with special needs. Also have information on financial assistance to send children with special needs to camp.
|Public Comments||This service is for families living in Barrie and Bradford and surrounding townships only. For families living in other parts of Simcoe County, call the Catulpa Contact Centre 705-725-7997 at Catulpa Community Support Services.|
|Hours||Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Barrie ; Bradford West Gwillimbury ; Innisfil|
|Boundaries||south Simcoe County east of Cty Rd 27|
|Eligibility||Families with child/youth who has been diagnosed with an intellectual disability. Families must live in the area serviced. Parent must want the service.
Age Requirements: 18 year(s) and under
Residency Requirements: south Simcoe County east of Cty Rd 27
|Application||Call to arrange a resource appointment|
|Languages||English; French - Reception|
Address and Location
|Located In Community||Barrie|
|Address & Map||
39 Fraser Court
Canada L4N 5J5
|Intersection||Morrow Rd and Patterson Rd|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Social Media|| Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EmpowerSimcoe/
|Primary Contact||Michele Kapteyn, Supports and Services Manager; Phone: 705-726-9082 ext 2377; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Jamie Hall, Marketing and Communications Manager; Phone: 705-726-9082 ext 5280; Email: email@example.com|
|Mailing Address||39 Fraser Court
Canada L4N 5J5