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Developmental Support Services Program

 

The Developmental Support Services Program was established to assist adults diagnosed with a developmental disability to live independently in the community.

The goal of the Program is to provide a service that will enable these adults to become full participating members in the life of the community. Services provided are determined by the program participant based upon his/her personal goals.

Service users are empowered to determine which services best meet their individual needs. Five key component of the program include Case Management, Advocacy, Emotional Support, Crisis Management and Lifeskills Training.

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Over 50 Years Experience

Over 50 Years Of Experience

2 Million People Helped

2000+ People Helped

We Can Help You If…

  • You are an adult with a developmental disability or a caregiver of an adult with a developmental disability.
  • You need help learning to live independently.
  • You are coping with unexpected life changes.
  • You are looking for additional resources.
  • You are in conflict with the law.
  • You would like to be more socially connected and active in the community.

Our Development Support Services have been established to help anyone who has answered “yes” to any of the above.

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frequently asked questions

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Where do I get more info about the program?

For more info call us at 705-560-0430 or 1-800-685-1521.

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What does it cost?

Our program is free to anyone who could benefit but you must be referred to us by Developmental Services Ontario.

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What are your business hours and office location?

We are located at 1166 Roy Ave, Sudbury, ON P3A 3M6 and our office hours are Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm. Evening and weekend services may be available.

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How long do we receive service?

You can receive services from our program for as long as you need them. The frequency of contact with you will depend upon your needs.

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How do we apply for service?

You must contact Developmental Services Ontario for a referral to our program. Further information may be obtained by going to their website at www.DSOntario.ca or by calling 1-855-376-6673.

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Who do you serve?

We serve adults with developmental disability and their families or caretakers who are looking for a supports and the necessary resources to live a healthy life in the community.

What People Are Saying

Elias

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Lifeskills have taught me how to stay organized, stick to a schedule, and how to keep my place clean.

Elias

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I’ve used my passport funding to take cooking classes and go to Canada’s Wonderland.

Kelly

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My worker has helped me get to the YMCA and use the gym to work out.

Kevin

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My APSW (adult protective service worker) helps me with my life goals, everyday needs, finances and money decisions.. she helps me with everything!

Paul

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My worker helps me with support in attending personal appointments with specialists and other medical appointments.

Jesse

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My workers treat me with respect.

Kim B

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I have learned to use the washing machine & dryer at the laundry mat and also how to cook new recipes with my life skills trainer.

Jesse G

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My Lifeskills trainers help me with cleaning, cooking, and grocery shopping.

Christina

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I like to go to paint socials with my passport funding.

Darren

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Lifeskills has taught me how to remain clam when things get frustrating.

Darren

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I use my passport funding to go to the movies, bowling, train museum, the Imax theatre, concerts, and hockey games.

Sam

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My APSW helps me live independently.