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Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Simcoe - Norfolk St N, Alzheimer Society Haldimand Norfolk

Map RecordAlzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton, Simcoe - Norfolk St N, Alzheimer Society Haldimand NorfolkSimcoe Information and support for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and their carers at the time of diagnosis and throughout the course of the disease. * persons with memory loss and ... [More]

Map RecordARCH Disability Law Centre

Map RecordARCH Disability Law CentreToronto Downtown Central COVID19 -- office closed but staff working remotely * call or email, no access to TTY Community legal clinic Summary Advice and Referral -- confidential advice and information related to disability i ... [More]

Map RecordAsperger's Society of Ontario

Map RecordAsperger's Society of OntarioToronto Downtown North Provides support as well as educational information for people with Asperger's Syndrome and their families * goals include enhancing public and professional awareness around Asperger's Syndrome, inclu ... [More]

Map RecordAutism Ontario

Map RecordAutism OntarioToronto Downtown West Provides advocacy and support, public education/awareness and research around autism spectrum disorders (ASD) * support groups may be available at the local level * can now connect virtually (see webs ... [More]

Map RecordBrain Injury Association of Peel and Halton, Mailing Address

Map RecordBrain Injury Association of Peel and Halton, Mailing AddressErin Mills Advocates for the needs of, and provides information to survivors of brain injuries, their families and support network * facilitates measures to promote the prevention of brain injury, improves quali ... [More]

Map RecordCamelot Centre, Adult Day Program

Map RecordCamelot Centre, Adult Day ProgramBurlington Structured program, staff and volunteers are committed to responding to the individual needs and interests of clients: * individuals choose the number of days per week that they attend, dependent on a ... [More]

Map RecordCanada. Canadian Human Rights Commission

Map RecordCanada. Canadian Human Rights CommissionOttawa Administers the Canadian Human Rights Act which prohibits discrimination on the grounds of race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic characteristics, fam ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Association for Community Living

Map RecordCanadian Association for Community LivingToronto Downtown Central National charity for people with intellectual disabilities and their families * advocacy, awareness building, supports research, shares knowledge, develops policy options and strengthens leadership ca ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Association of Professionals with Disabilities

Map RecordCanadian Association of Professionals with DisabilitiesBritish Columbia A federally incorporated non-profit organization dedicated to the inclusion, job retention, and advancement of current and future professionals with disabilities.

Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, Hamilton Branch

 Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, Hamilton BranchHamilton (City of) Self-help support group made up of hard of hearing people who have come together to share their problems, needs, experiences, and strategies for coping. Occasionally offers educational programs and cl ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Hard of Hearing Association, Ottawa

Map RecordCanadian Hard of Hearing Association, OttawaOttawa Consumer-based organization by and for Canadians who are hard of hearing * promotes the development of social, educational and employment environments * lobbies for accessibility by advising on the us ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Services, Hamilton Central - Canadian Hearing Services

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Services, Hamilton Central - Canadian Hearing ServicesHamilton Central Provider of services, products, and information that remove barriers to communication, advance hearing health, and promote equity for people who are culturally Deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of he ... [More]

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Services, Regional Office - Hamilton, Counselling Services

Map RecordCanadian Hearing Services, Regional Office - Hamilton, Counselling ServicesHamilton Central This service/organization is experiencing a closure or cancellation due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please contact them for access to services during this time. Offers a wide range of services at locati ... [More]

Map RecordCentral West Specialized Developmental Services, Oakville - Main Office, Developmental Services

Map RecordCentral West Specialized Developmental Services, Oakville - Main Office, Developmental ServicesOakville Providing specialized residential services, care and support to individuals over 18 years of age with developmental disabilities, challenging behaviors and mental health issues * residential services ... [More]

Map RecordCentral West Specialized Developmental Services, Oakville - Main Office, Halton Support Services

Map RecordCentral West Specialized Developmental Services, Oakville - Main Office, Halton Support ServicesOakville Major services: Adults (18+): *  provides service coordination * short term and crisis counseling * provide assistance with budgeting and managing funds * assistance in finding accommodation * pr ... [More]

Christian Horizons, Mailing Address, Developmental Disability Support Services

 Christian Horizons, Mailing Address, Developmental Disability Support ServicesWaterloo Region Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) As of March 16, 2020 Christian Horizons Community Participation Service (day program services) is closed as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic. ... [More]

Map RecordCNIB, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario, Hamilton East, West Region, Hamilton East - CNIB, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario, Hamilton East, West Region

Map RecordCNIB, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario, Hamilton East, West Region, Hamilton East - CNIB, Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario, Hamilton East, West RegionHamilton East Due to COVID-19 this service/organization is experiencing closures or cancellations. Please contact or visit the website for further information. Provides community-based support, knowledge and a nati ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living Burlington

Map RecordCommunity Living BurlingtonBurlington Services to individuals who have a developmental disability, include: * residential support - group homes and self independent living program * ARC Industries supported work environment * employment s ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living North Halton, Services for Adults

Map RecordCommunity Living North Halton, Services for AdultsMilton CLNH provides support and services to children and adults with special needs for adults * volunteers and placement opportunities available, contact by email at volunteers@clnh.on.ca Services for adult ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living North Halton, Services for Children and Youth

Map RecordCommunity Living North Halton, Services for Children and YouthMilton Providing supports and services to children and youth with special needs in Halton Hills and Milton * volunteer and placement opportunities available, contact by email at volunteers@clnh.on.ca Child a ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living Oakville, Community Day Services

Map RecordCommunity Living Oakville, Community Day ServicesOakville Offers a number of Community Day Service locations throughout Oakville * the goal of each location is to provide an array of opportunities for each person to participate in meaningful day time, educat ... [More]

Map RecordCommunity Living Ontario

Map RecordCommunity Living OntarioNorth York East Provides support, resources, information, education, awareness and advocacy for individuals with an intellectual disability * over 100 locations across Ontario

Map RecordDeaf Literacy Initiative

Map RecordDeaf Literacy InitiativeGeorgetown Literacy and Basic skills Regional support organization for adult literacy programs * professional development * public awareness and community education * promotion of action on literacy * training ... [More]

Map RecordDevelopmental Services Ontario Central West Region, Halton Office - Milton

Map RecordDevelopmental Services Ontario Central West Region, Halton Office - MiltonMilton Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Effective March 17th, 2020 all DSOCWR offices will be closed to all outside visitors until further notice. Although offices are closed, DSO rema ... [More]

Map RecordEaster Seals Ontario

Map RecordEaster Seals OntarioNorth York East Provides direct services, advocacy and public education to help children and youth with physical disabilities and their families * resource links on website * events, financial assistance, camps and r ... [More]

Map RecordErinoakKids Centre for Treatment and Development, Brampton Office

Map RecordErinoakKids Centre for Treatment and Development, Brampton OfficeBrampton COVID19 -- all sites closed * staff working remotely * virtual learning hub open, visit website for details * Ontario Autism Program, Direct Funding Option applications continue to be processed, all ... [More]

Map RecordHalton Social Capital Committee

Map RecordHalton Social Capital CommitteeBurlington Committee of self-advocates and community professionals * collects, and presents, information collected directly from individuals with developmental disabilities living in Halton * offers "Welcome Spa ... [More]

Map RecordHalton. Social and Community Services - Children's Services, Children's Developmental Services

Map RecordHalton. Social and Community Services - Children's Services, Children's Developmental ServicesOakville Children's Developmental Services: Infant and Child Development Services * developmental and therapy services for children with differing abilities birth to school entry * may include children born pr ... [More]

Map RecordHead Injury Rehabilitation Ontario

Map RecordHead Injury Rehabilitation OntarioHamilton Central Provides Group Services, Outreach Services , and Rehabilitation Services for people with Acquired Brain Injuries. ... [More]

Map RecordJigsaw Centre, Adult Day Program

Map RecordJigsaw Centre, Adult Day ProgramBurlington Structured program for adults with developmental disabilities * trained staff * individuals choose the number of days per week that they attend

Map RecordLinks2Care, Oakville, Community Support Services

Map RecordLinks2Care, Oakville, Community Support ServicesOakville *Impact on services and updates in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) see here * A charitable, not for profit, multi-service agency whose services help adults with a permanent disability and older ad ... [More]

Map RecordLinks2Care, Acton, Community Support Services

Map RecordLinks2Care, Acton, Community Support ServicesActon *Impact on services and updates in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) see  here * A charitable, not-for-profit, multi-service agency whose services help adults with permanent disabilities and se ... [More]

Map RecordLinks2Care, Georgetown, Community Support Services

Map RecordLinks2Care, Georgetown, Community Support ServicesGeorgetown *Impact on services and updates in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) see  here * Community support programs in Halton Hills * information and referral regarding health and social service agenci ... [More]

Map RecordLinks2Care, Oakville, Care At Home - Community Navigation

Map RecordLinks2Care, Oakville, Care At Home - Community NavigationOakville Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) * All staff members are proactively self-screening before visiting clients * All visitors to Links2Care Offices are being pre-screened before ar ... [More]

Map RecordMarch of Dimes Canada, Head Office

Map RecordMarch of Dimes Canada, Head OfficeEast York Community-based rehabilitation and advocacy * affordable supportive housing for people with physical disabilities Attendant Care Services -- non-medical assistance with activities of daily living in t ... [More]

Map RecordMississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) - Home and Community Care, Etobicoke Office

Map RecordMississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) - Home and Community Care, Etobicoke OfficeEtobicoke Central Arranges in-home or school-based health and social services, and placement in long term care homes * service coordination * information and referral for related community services In-home services -- ... [More]

Map RecordMississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) - Home and Community Care, Mississauga Office

Map RecordMississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) - Home and Community Care, Mississauga OfficeMississauga Arranges in-home or school-based health and social services, and placement in long term care homes * service coordination * information and referral for related community services In-home services -- ... [More]

Map RecordOntario Federation for Cerebral Palsy

Map RecordOntario Federation for Cerebral PalsyToronto Downtown Support and services to people in Ontario with cerebral palsy * assists member groups in the development and provision of services and programs including accommodation * advocates and promotes awarene ... [More]

Map RecordPsychiatric Patient Advocate Office, Toronto Office

Map RecordPsychiatric Patient Advocate Office, Toronto OfficeNorth York Central Administers and coordinates advocacy and rights advice services * public information * systemic advocacy * information and referral for those ineligible for the service * literature in English and Fre ... [More]

Map RecordROCK, Autism and Behavioural Services

Map RecordROCK, Autism and Behavioural ServicesHalton Region Services altered in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) To learn more about digital offerings during COVID-19, see website ----------------------------------------------------- Service options include ... [More]

Map RecordSensity Deafblind and Sensory Support Network of Canada, Paris - Main St, Headquarters

Map RecordSensity Deafblind and Sensory Support Network of Canada, Paris - Main St, HeadquartersParis Headquarters centrally located in Paris, Ontario with program locations across the province Delivers meaningful experiences for people who are deafblind, so they are empowered to make their own choice ... [More]

Map RecordSilent Voice Canada

Map RecordSilent Voice CanadaToronto Downtown North COVID19 - events, program gatherings, clinics, workshops, and meetings are cancelled or postponed. Some community support services available online or through virtual meetings American Sign Language ... [More]

Map RecordSpinal Cord Injury Ontario, Hamilton Area Office

Map RecordSpinal Cord Injury Ontario, Hamilton Area OfficeHamilton Central Assist persons with spinal cord injuries (SCI) and other spinal disabilities to achieve independence, self-reliance and full community participation.

Map RecordSpinal Cord Injury Ontario, Mississauga Halton, Service and Advocacy

Map RecordSpinal Cord Injury Ontario, Mississauga Halton, Service and AdvocacyNorth York Central Regional services   Regional services coordinators provide practical help, advocacy and assistance - from injury right through rehabilitation and into the community * learn more:  https://s ... [More]

Map RecordSpinal Cord Injury Ontario

Map RecordSpinal Cord Injury OntarioNorth York Central Assists persons with spinal cord injury (injuries) and other physical disabilities through the following services: * peer support * regional service coordination * advocacy * employment assistance (in ... [More]

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