Developmental Services Ontario

Site: Central East Region

Description
Description (Service) COVID-19 -- services offered via phone, email, teleconference or videoconference where available; call or email ahead to determine which services may be impacted

Provides supports and services to adults with developmental disabilities and their caregivers

Residential Services and Supports -- housing options can include group homes, supported independent living, individual residential models and specialized accommodations

Community Participation Supports -- connects participants with community participation supports which may include recreational activities, volunteering, life skills training, employment training * group or individual support available

Caregiver Respite -- supports and services to provide respite for primary caregivers

Adult Protective Service Worker -- adult support worker meets regularly with client to connect them to community supports and government-funded services, help identify their strengths and needs, and help them develop problem-solving and life skills to meet personal goals

Behavioural Services/Specialized Supports -- assessment and treatment options to help address client's specific behaviours and other needs, and caregiver training in crisis prevention and treatment intervention strategies

Service Details
Public Comments COVID-19 -- services offered via phone, email, teleconference or videoconference where available; call or email ahead to determine which services may be impacted
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Durham Region ; Haliburton ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough ; Simcoe County ; York Region
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Must be Ontario resident with a confirmed developmental disability
Application Call or email for application requirements and forms
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Aurora
Address & Map
240 Edward St, Unit 3
Aurora, ON L4G 3S9
 
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Intersection Yonge St and Wellington St E
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance ; wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-953-0796
Toll Free Phone 1-855-277-2121
TTY Phone 905-898-1609
Fax 905-952-2077
E-Mail dsocentraleast@yssn.ca
Website www.yssn.ca/DSO-Ontario-Central-East-Region
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/dsontario
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/dsontario
Primary Contact Dianne Hope, Manager, DSO CER
Primary Executive Kim Thorn, Executive Director, York Support Services Network