Dufferin Child and Family Services

Site: Dufferin Child and Family Services

Service: Medically Fragile Technologically Dependent Day Respite Program

Description (Service) Day respite for children who are deemed Medically Fragile Technologically Dependent by Home and Community Care (Ministry of Health). Operates out of the agency's spacious and brightly lit multi-purpose room 
* the coordinator is a nurse and present at all times 
* children enjoy a multi-sensory, fun-filled day with a meaningful program designed just for them 
* consultation is performed by an occupational therapist to ensure program/client safety
Service Details
Hours Vary, call for details
Dates Program operates bi-weekly on Saturdays * a short summer program is also offered
Areas Served Dufferin County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under
Application Referral by Home and Community Care (formerly CCAC)
Languages English
Fees None ; No fee for this program but parents are expected to provide all medications, meals, snacks, personal items and equipment such as suction machines and feeding pumps
Address and Location
Located In Community Orangeville
Address & Map
655 Riddell Rd
Orangeville, ON L9W 4Z5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-941-1530 * calls after hours are answered by an answering service 24 hours
Fax 519-941-1525
Website www.dcafs.on.ca

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