Independent Living Halton

Service: Deborah's Home and Attendant Outreach

Contact Information
Office Phone Deborah's Home 905-878-6722; 
Attendant Outreach 905-878-7879
Fax Deborah's Home 905-878-6449
Primary Contact Dian Dawkins, Team Leader; Phone: 905-878-7879; Email:
Site Information
Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
Deborah's Home
296 Ontario St N
Milton, ON L9T 2T9
View Google Map
Intersection Ontario St N and Steeles Ave E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Former Name Joyce Scott Non-Profit Homes (2013)
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A non-profit organization established to assist adults with physical disabilities.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1992
Primary Executive Hugh Stewart, Executive Director, Joyce Scott Non-Profit Homes Inc; Phone: 905-878-6722; Fax: 905-878-6449; Email:
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care; Mississauga-Halton LHIN ; Donations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Housing and Attendant Services help adults live in their communities and fully participate in the activities of daily living. The service is non-medical and the service philosophy is to support independent, responsible living by the adult with a physical disability. 
Deborah's Home 
* a residence for five adults with physical disabilities requiring 24 hour personal and homemaker support 
Attendant Outreach 
* a service designed to meet the needs of 30 or more adults with physical disabilities 
* personal and homemaking support is provided to eligible adults in their own home, workplace, or education site in Halton Region
Hours Attendant Outreach is available Mon-Sun 6 am-11 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Deborah's Home: Clients must be age 16 or older, qualify for Rent subsidy, require a wheelchair accessible living environment and be physically disabled 
Attendant Outreach: 
* persons with a physical disability age 16 or older * has a valid OHIP card * has the ability to direct their own personal support and homemaking services
Application Applications for participation in Independent Living Halton programs can be downloaded from the website and completed or call the main office directly for an application. 
Referrals may also be made from the Local Health Integration Network (LHIN). 
Milton, Oakville, and Halton Hills residents call the Mississauga Halton LHIN at 905-855-9090 or toll free at 1-877-336-9090. 
Burlington residents call the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant LHIN at 905-639-5228 or 1-800-810-0000.
Languages English
Fees Service - Deborah's Home charges rent on a geared-to-income basis ; None - for Attendant Outreach program - Personal support services; sliding scale for Attendant Ourtreach program - Homemaking & Companion Services only
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Adult Residential Care Homes ~ Physical Disabilities ; Attendant Services for People With Disabilities ; Homemaker Assistance ~ Physical Disabilities ; Personal Care ~ Physical Disabilities

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