Canopy Support Services

Site: Peterborough

Service: Adult Protective Services

Record #: PET0360
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 05 Oct 2022

Description

Description (Service) Assists developmentally disabled adults living substantially on their own in the community to live as independently and as safely as possible.

Individuals living with family or in residential programs may also be eligible to receive supports for periods of up to one year if they either require some assistance with advocacy or wish to plan to live more independently and require case management supports to achieve their goals.

Services include:
  • case management
  • assistance with budgeting
  • coordinating medical or dental appointments
  • referrals to appropriate resources including but not limited to housing, education, employment and professional counselling
  • assistance with obtaining appropriate assessments to aid in planning
  • support for any involvement with the legal system
  • assistance with finding support for daily activities
  • support to develop the individuals skills in learning how to advocate for themselves

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
  • 18 or older
  • Deemed eligible and referred by Developmental Services Ontario (DSO) under the Services and Supports to Promote the Social Inclusion of Persons with Developmental Disabilities Act, 2008.
  • Residing within the HKPR area
  • The APS program is primarily intended to support individuals who live substantially on their own but the APSW guidelines allow other eligible individuals to receive support for a limited time, typically up to a year. This can include individuals living in residential programs or with family members.
Application Contact Central East Region Developmental Services Ontario at: Email: dsocentraleast@yssn.ca or Phone: 905-953-0796 or 1-855-277-2121
Individuals who require assistance with contacting Developmental Services Ontario can contact Tammy Ross at 705-876-9245 Ext 522 or toll-free at 1-888-616-3456 ext 522.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
150 O'Carroll Ave
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9H 4V3
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking - Available on site, Entrance - Accessible, Public Washroom - Useable

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-876-9245
Toll Free Phone 1-888-616-3456, Main Office
Fax 705-876-9247, Main Office
Website www.canopysupport.ca/programs-and-services/adult-protective-services/
Social Media Facebook: https://www.canopysupport.ca/programs-and-services/adult-protective-services/

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