Family Services Perth-Huron

Site: Stratford

Service: Adult Protective Services

Record #: PER2609
Last Modified: 17 Oct 2022
Last Full Update: 04 Jan 2022


Description (Service) COVID19 Open for counselling and supports by phone. Call office for information.

Adult Protective Service Workers (APSW) support individuals 18 years and older who have a developmental disability who live or are planning to live independently in their community. APSW’s assist people with planning , coordination and case management of community resources, advocacy, facilitation of community access and inclusion, monitoring of supports, resource information and community development. APSW support is voluntary and focuses on the individual’s needs, strengths and goals.

Service Details

Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-5 pm, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Perth County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Adults with a developmental challenge
Application Self referral and agency referrals accepted. Contact Developmental Services Ontario at 1-877-480-2726 to determine eligibility for the program
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Site Location Stratford office with satalite office in North Perth
Located In Community Stratford
Address & Map
142 Waterloo St S
Stratford, ON N5A 4B4
Intersection Waterloo St S and Grange St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone Stratford: 519-273-1020
Toll Free Phone 1-800-268-0903
Fax 519-273-6993
Primary Contact Robyn Horst, Adult Protective Service Worker Program Supervisor - Perth and Huron County; Phone: 519-273-1020
Primary Executive Susan Melkert, Executive Director; Phone: 519-273-1020

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