Contact Information
Office Phone 905-878-4932 or 416-449-9651
TTY Phone 905-875-4368 or 416-449-2728
Fax 905-878-4934 or 416-449-8881
Primary Contact Karen Chambers, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Lindsay Thiel, Director of Programs, Developmental Services
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A registered charity that provides better futures for deaf and deafblind children and adults with special needs, to help them reach their full potential, to experience a higher quality of life and strive to be contributing members of society
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1985
Funding Donations * Ministry of Community and Social Services * LHINs
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Offers a variety of care and support services to deaf children and adults with a variety of needs including:
  • troubled youth
  • intellectual disability and deaf plus individuals
  • youth and adults with behavioural, emotional or psychiatric problems
  • young offenders
  • dually diagnosed individuals

Services include:
  • children's and adult group homes
  • Adult Day Services: offer activities, sports and community outings; computer use; motor skill and life skills development among other activities as well as a focus on employment readiness and volunteerism for those who identify an interest in obtaining volunteer or paid employment
  • respite care and parent relief: provides deaf individuals with special needs who live at home the opportunity to meet new friends and become involved in new activities in a signing environment while offering parents a break from the challenges of daily care

Services and Programs:
  • E C Drury School for the Deaf - PAH!
  • Milton Day Centre
Hours Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Areas Served Milton
Boundaries Milton
Eligibility Deaf, deafblind and hard of hearing with special needs
Application Visit the website to download program applications
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees call the office for fee details
Site Information
Site Location Milton (Old Milton)
Located In Community Old Milton
Address & Map
7801 No 5 Side Rd
Milton, ON
Intersection Hwy 25 and 5 Sideroad
Mailing Address PO Box 338 
Milton, ON L9T 4Y9
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Disability Associations ~ Hearing Loss ; Group Homes for Children and Youth with Disabilities ~ Hearing Loss ~ People With Complex Needs ; Group Residences for Adults with Disabilities ~ Hearing Loss ~ People With Complex Needs ; Prevocational Training ~ People With Disabilities ; Respite Care ~ Hearing Loss ~ People With Disabilities

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