Community Living North Halton

Site: Community Living North Halton

Service: Services for Children and Youth

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-878-7656
Fax 905-878-5413
Primary Contact Debbie Dyment, Director, Child and Family Services; Phone: 905-878-7656 ext 228; Email:
Site Information
Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
917 Nipissing Rd, Suite B
Milton, ON L9T 5E3
Intersection Thompson Rd S and Childs Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name CLNH
Former Name Child and Family Services
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1955
Primary Executive Greg Edmiston, Executive Director; Phone: 905-878-2337 ext 223; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) A non-profit organization providing assistance to individuals with a developmental disability so that they may live in a state of dignity and participate in all elements of community living to their fullest potential.

Services for children and youth include:
Pre-school Inclusion Services (birth to 12 years)
  • available in Acton, Georgetown, Milton and surrounding areas.
  • work with families, licensed child care staff and other professionals
  • provide support to children and their families in the form of case management, programming and advocacy
  • provide consultation to families and centres

Transitions – Planning For High School to Adulthood (ages 14-25 years)
  • consultation and planning for the transition from high school to the adult community
  • program is designed monthly based on the needs of the participants
  • information sessions on choices about future life directions
  • Resource Coordinators will assist with the transition from school to work opportunities, community based activities, community living and continuing education
  • partner with the Halton Catholic and Halton District School Boards
  • aid in finding a SSAH/respite worker
  • for more information about either Preschool Inclusion services or Transitions contact Kathryn Gelder at 905-878-2337 ext 234

Recreational & Respite Programs:
Saturday Centre ages (5-21 years)
  • provides opportunities for school aged children and youth, with developmental disabilities to participate in an enjoyable and friendly recreation program, and respite for their families
  • September to June, twice per month 5.5 hours per Saturday
  • junior and senior programs
  • activities available at the program location include movies, music, games, sports and crafts
  • community events and activities include swimming and bowling or attending community events
  • activities are coordinated according to the interests and abilities of the participants
  • limited spaces available
  • for more information contact Karen Wilson at 905-878-2337 ext 244 or email

Summer Camps (ages 5-21 years)
  • crafts, games, swimming, indoor and outdoor activities – all with individual needs taken into consideration
  • full days
  • cost is per week per camper
  • locations in Milton and Georgetown
  • limited spaces available
  • for more information contact Karen Wilson at 905-878-2337 ext 244 or email

After School Respite (ages 5-21 years)
  • provides after school care to children and young adults with disabilities
  • Monday through Friday 3 pm-8 pm, September through June on regular Halton School Boards’ school days
  • $40 a day including dinner
  • locations accessible to Milton and Georgetown families
  • activities include games, crafts, baking, painting, sports, outdoor walks, community activities
  • Program is coordinated according to the interests and abilities of the participants
    Limited spaces available
  • for more information contact Karen Wilson at 905-878-2337 ext 244 or email

Applied Behaviour Analysis (ages 0-18 years)
  • an evidence based approach to learning that reinforces positive behaviours and reduces problematic ones
  • helps children and youth with an autism spectrum disorder develop communication, social and daily living skills, learn better in school and become more independent
  • services will be available based on an assessment of the child or youth’s specific needs
  • visit to access these services
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Acton ; Georgetown ; Milton
Boundaries Acton, Georgetown, and Milton
Eligibility Criteria for Preschool Inclusion services:
* for ages birth to 12 years with two developmental delays which must be in specific combinations
* attending a licensed preschool program (home daycare, daycare centre, nursery school)

Criteria for Transitions:
* ages 14-25
* with a developmental disability
Application call for an application
Languages English
Fees Program - varies with the program
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Behavioural Learning Therapy ~ Youth ~ Autism Spectrum Disorders ; Child Care Provider Training ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Day Camps ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Developmental Disabilities Day Habilitation Programs ~ Youth ; Extended Child Care ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Parent/Family Involvement in Education ; Preschools ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Respite Care ~ Children

Agency Overview

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