Catulpa Community Support Services

Site: Barrie Office

Service: Adult Respite Care

Record #: BAR1799
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 04 Feb 2022


Description (Service) Family support service providing funding for temporary relief from the physical and emotional demands involved in caring for an adult child over the age of eighteen who has a disability
  • Once funding is approved, families can contact a DSP (Direct Support Provider) directly by email or phone to provide supports on a fee-per-service basis
  • Respite service providers are self-employed and are not pre-screened by Catulpa Community Support Services
Role of Catulpa Community Support Services:
  • identification and coordination of natural support systems that may already be in place (parent to parent, family and friends)
  • information about local respite care providers, resources and options

Service Details

Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Alliston ; Collingwood ; Midland ; Orillia
Eligibility Families residing in Orillia, Midland, Collingwood, Alliston, and surrounding areas with an adult child over the age of eighteen who has a disability
  • Referral is through Developmental Services Ontario, Central East Region only
  • Parents, guardians and professional support caregivers (with consent) may refer
Languages English - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications; French - Reception, Website, Interpretation, Programs, Publications
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Barrie Common Roof
165 Ferris Lane
Barrie, ON
Canada L4M 2Y1
Intersection St Vincent St and Cundles Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 1-855-277-2121 or 905-953-0796, To refer, contact Developmental Services Ontario, Central East Region
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Mailing Address Barrie Common Roof 
165 Ferris Lane 
Canada L4M 2Y1

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