Tri-County Community Support Services

Site: Peterborough

Service: Autism Services

Description
Description (Service) COVID19 TCCSS offices are closed for face-to-face services as of March 16, 2020 due to COVID-19. Please monitor the website for updates, and virtual service options www.tccss.org 
 
ABA based Services and Supports: 
* help children and youth with ASD develop skills in the areas of behavior. management/emotional regulation, communication, social/interpersonal, and daily living  
* provide education to parents/caregivers on how to apply ABA strategies to help their children maintain or generalize these skills. 
* involves an assessment of the child/youth's strengths and needs (may include a functional assessment of behavior). 
* may be provided for 2 to 4 hours per week with some flexibility. 
* involves between 2 and 6 months of service in either group or individualized sessions depending on child/youth's identified needs.
Service Details
Hours COVID 19 Office closed to the public for face-to-face services 
 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Haliburton ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and under 
 
Children and youth 0-17 years (up to 18th birthday) with a written confirmation of ASD diagnosis (Autism/Autistic Disorder, Pervasive Development Disorder - Not otherwise specified, or Asperger's Disorder).
Application To register, you must fill out and submit the Ontario Autism Program registration form and provide all supporting documentation listed in the form. Your child or youth must meet the program eligibility criteria to be registered. Information and supporting documents can be found here - https://www.ontario.ca/page/ontario-autism-program  
 
If your family has more than one child with autism, you must submit separate registration forms for each child. 
 
You do not need to register again if you: 
* have previously registered your child for the Ontario Autism Program 
* already submitted your registration form and all supporting documents 
 
Your child’s registration date is based on when the ministry receives your registration form and all supporting documents. 
If you have questions about registering your child, you can contact the central intake and registration team. 
 
Ontario Autism Program 
Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services 
P.O. Box 193 
Toronto, Ontario 
M7A 1N3 
oap@ontario.ca 
1-888-444-4530
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees Service - Autism services ; None - Behavioural serices
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
349A George St N, Suite 303
Peterborough, ON K9H 3P9
Intersection George St N and Simcoe St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-876-9245
Toll Free Phone 1-888-616-3456
Fax 705-876-9247
E-Mail info@tccss.org
Website www.tccss.org
Primary Contact Central Navigation, Tri-County Community Support Services; Phone: ext 200
Alternate Contact Angela Rose, Manager - Program Manager; Email: arose@tccss.org
Primary Executive Katlyn Guthrie, CEO; Email: kguthrie@tccss.org

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