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Halton Down Syndrome Association

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Contact Information
Office Phone 289-878-2165
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Primary Contact Brenda Benedicto, Charity Administrator
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1984
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Membership fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Offers a number of different programs and services to assist individuals with Down syndrome and their families * empowers individuals with Down syndrome to reach their full potential through all stages of life through services that include: 
* bursary program for therapies and conferences (offer families financial support for therapies, assistive devices, activities or lessons to help children with Down Syndrome, and for parents to attend conferences) 
* online new parent community (private forum for parents of children with Down Syndrome in Halton) 
* peer groups (run by volunteers and offer monthly social events, programs and workshops to help develop skills and offers transitional support) 
* Graduate Group (persons over 21 who have Down syndrome) 
* family social and networking events 
* advocacy support 
* one-on-one reading program 
* library and developmental resources
Hours Mon-Fri 10 am-4 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Anyone interested in Down syndrome raising awareness
Application Register to become a member online
Languages English
Fees Membership
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 80059 
Burlington, ON L7L 6B1
Physical Access Not Applicable - mailing address
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Income Programs ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading Assistance Programs ; Assistive Devices ; Disability Associations ; Recreation Expense Assistance
Service Categories Assistive Technology Expense Assistance ~ Down Syndrome ; Disability Associations ~ Down Syndrome ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Down Syndrome ; Medical Expense Assistance ~ Down Syndrome ; Parent Support Groups ~ Down Syndrome ; Peer to Peer Networking ~ Down Syndrome ; Recreation Related Expense Assistance ~ Down Syndrome

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