Contact Information
Office Phone 905-844-7864
Fax 905-844-3545
Website www.cwsds.ca
Primary Contact James Duncan, Executive Director
Alternate Contact Karen Hunter, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 905-844-7864 ext 322; Email: khunter@cwsds.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Colleen Croll-Reid; Phone: 905-844-7864 ext 232
Email Form www.cwsds.ca
Site Information
Located In Community West Harbour
Address & Map
53 Bond St
Oakville, ON L6K 1L8
 
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Intersection Kerr St and Rebecca St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name CWSDS
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A registered charity providing specialized residential services, care and support to individuals over 18 years of age with multiple developmental disabilities.  
* residential services are located in a central administration and recreation building in downtown Oakville.  
* also operate seven community homes
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1975 ORC; 2007 CWSDS
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services; Ministry of Children and Youth Services ; Fundraising
Elections AGM June
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services for individuals with multiple developmental disabilities include: 
* individuals are served by a multidisciplinary team consisting of direct care counsellors and other professionals including physiotherapist, speech therapist, occupational therapist, psychologist, nutritionist, nurses, physician and psychiatrist 
* ongoing assessment, treatment and management 
* opportunities for basic life skill development, workshop activities and for some supported employment 
* a ten bed activity-based respite program for children and adults with complex needs 
* managing Halton Support Services 
 
Dual Diagnosis Service: 
* provides consultation, comprehensive assessment, treatment planning, interpretation, on site support and follow up, mentoring and education/training 
 
Short Term Assessment and Treatment Environment:  
* for those with a dual diagnosis - assesses the individual and develops a treatment plan that will assist in integrating the individual back into their community 
 
Central West Region Passport Initiative:  
* administers program for adults with a developmental disability who have completed school and are seeking community participation supports 
 
Central West Community Network of Specialized Care:  
* working with community partners to develop, coordinate and streamline access to resources 
 
* an elected volunteer board of directors is responsible for the governance of Central West Specialized Developmental Services
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Wellington County - Waterloo
Eligibility For residential - not applicable; 
For respite: age five years and up * otherwise services for adults 18 years and older with developmental disabilities
Application Call the office or email hr@cwsds.ca
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Case/Care Management ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Respite Care ~ Children ; Respite Care ~ Children ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Respite Care ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities

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