Dufferin Child and Family Services

Site: Dufferin Child and Family Services

Service: Developmental Support Services Coordination Program

Description (Service) Program for children under 18 years provides service coordination and support to any family or individual with a diagnosis of a developmental disability and/or Autism Spectrum Disorder 
* family-centered service assesses, plans, coordinates and identifies the needs of the individual and the community programs, resources and supports they may be eligible to access 
* service is tailored to the individual and family circumstances 
* outcome-focused with active participation by the family 
Program for adults 18 years and over supports adults who have a documented developmental disability 
* assists with future planning 
* helps navigate through the adult service system 
* provides links to other services 
* flexible service is respectful of the cultural diversity of individuals and families, solution-focused and responsive to active participation by the adult and family 
* promotes social inclusion and encourages individual choice, independence and rights
Service Details
Hours By appointment only Mon, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * Tue, Wed 8:30 am-8:30 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County
Eligibility To be eligible for Ministry funded adult services, individuals must apply to Developmental Services Ontario (DSO). Service Coordinators can help direct individuals through this process.
Application For assistance to access DSO Intake, call DCAFS Central Intake * visit DSO website for details at www.dsontario.ca/agencies/dso-central-west
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Orangeville
Address & Map
655 Riddell Rd
Orangeville, ON L9W 4Z5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone Central Intake 519-941-1530 * calls after hours are answered by an answering service 24 hours
Fax 519-941-1525
Website www.dcafs.on.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Jacqueline Moore, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 519-941-1530 ext 246; Email: jacqueline.moore@dcafs.on.ca

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