Ontario. Ministry of Children and Youth Services

Site: Mississauga - Central Region

Service: Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities / Special Services At Home

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-567-7177
Toll Free Phone 1-877-832-2818 ext 341
TTY Phone 905-567-3219
Fax 1-866-563-9708
Website www.children.gov.on.ca
Social Media RSS RSS: news.ontario.ca/mcys/en/rss/news.rss
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/OntYouth
Primary Contact Nadine Hunt, Manager (Acting) Special Needs Unit
Site Information
Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
6733 Mississauga Rd, Suite 200
Mississauga, ON L5N 6J5
 
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Intersection Mississauga Rd and Argentia Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name ACSD ; Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities Benefit ; MCYS ; Ministry of Children and Youth Services ; Special Services at Home ; SSAH
Former Name Ontario. Ministry of Children's Services. Children's Services Branch (2004)
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Special Services at Home (SSAH) -- financial assistance for the purchase of in-home supports for children with physical and developmental disabilities and for adults with developmental disabilities

Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities Benefit (ACSD) -- financial assistance for families who have children with severe physical and developmental disabilities * monthly amount based on severity of disability, family income and special costs incurred
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Simcoe County ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County ; York Region
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under ACSD -- children 18 years and under with a severe disability which results in functional loss, extraordinary costs incurred by parents because of disability * based on gross family income and size of family

SSAH -- children with a physical or developmental disability resulting in ongoing functional limitations * individuals must reside in Ontario and need help in daily activities and require more support than families can usually offer
Application Contact the office for an application form * "Special Services at Home" application form available online
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Family Caregiver Subsidies ; Medical Expense Assistance ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities

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