Contact Information
Office Phone 905-844-0146
Fax 905-844-1832
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Primary Contact Janet Lorimer, Executive Director; Phone: 905-844-0146 ext 266; Email:
Alternate Contact Irene Cvetkovski-Dukic, Director of Services and Business Development; Phone: 905-844-0146 ext 270; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Tracey Michaluk; Phone: 905-844-0146; Email:
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A registered charity dedicated to providing support to people who have 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.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1954
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Sevices ; Donations ; United Way ; Fees - service
Elections Annual General Meeting in June
Service Information
Description (Service) Major services:  
Adult day programs:  
* Innovations 
* Alternatives  
* Life Skills 
Speers Place Industries:  
* assists those 21 years or older with a developmental disability to develop work skills that may lead to competitive employment  
* work experience gained both in sheltered environment and selected community locations  
* may include a variety of light industrial jobs  
* contract work done on a regular basis for companies such as Duracell, Rubbermaid and Dow Brands 
Adult and Adolescent Residential Services 
Supported Employment:  
* helps individuals to find/maintain employment in the community  
* job coaches work with the client and employer to achieve successful employment in the Oakville area  
* job coaches also provide support for a volunteer/work experience, work training and/or situational assessment 
Transition Planner - Passages:  
* support to individuals with an intellectual disability who are still in school  
* provides more options for future planning through a closer liaison with the school boards in Halton region 
After school Program:  
* program for students 5-21 years who have Autism or PDD  
* a safe secure environment  
* Monday - Friday 3 pm-8 pm
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Ages: 13 year(s) and up 
with a developmental disability
Application contact Halton Support Services for referral at 905-849-8000
Languages English
Fees Service
Site Information
Located In Community Glen Abbey
Address & Map
301 Wyecroft Rd
Oakville, ON L6K 2H2
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Intersection Wyecroft Rd and Dorval Dr
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Disability Related Centre Based Employment ; Extended Day Care ~ Autism Spectrum Disorders ; Extended Day Care ~ Children and Youth with Disabilities ; Independent Living Skills Instruction ; Prejob Guidance ; Prevocational Training ; Supported Employment ; Transition Services for Students with Disabilities

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