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Contact Information
Office Phone 416-325-5225
Toll Free Phone 1-888-444-4530
TTY Phone 1-800-387-5559
Fax 416-325-5240
E-Mail mcsinfo@mcys.gov.on.ca
Website www.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/specialneeds/autism/ontario-autism-program.aspx
Primary Contact Janet Menard, Deputy Minister
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Planning and development of services under the Child and Family Services Act, including child welfare, child treatment, child and family interventions and child development * provincial authority for supervising agencies providing these services, including children's aid societies
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services focused on helping the child or youth with a diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorder and their families learn and build skills * services can be received directly through the regional service provider or families can receive funding to work with another service provider

Family Services and Training -- enrolled families receive information and training within their community * may include workshops, seminars, consultations and information about autism spectrum disorders, and Ontario Autism Program

Evidence Based Behavioural Services -- assist with social skills and functional skills development * works to discourage challenging behaviours * also works with families to help support their child's development * clinical assessment and individualized services

Family Support Worker -- assigned to families upon enrolment in program * develops Family Service Plan to help ensure services are goal-centred * support and information for families
Hours Call for hours
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Children and youth with a diagnosed autism spectrum disorder, and their families

Residency Requirements: Ontario
Application Call toll-free 1-888-444-4530, or call or visit Regional Service Provider * visit OAP website for details
Languages English; French
Fees Free
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
438 University Ave
7th Fl
Toronto, ON
Canada M5G 2K8
 
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Intersection Bay St and Wellesley St W
Mailing Address PO Box 193 
Rm M2B-88 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M7A 1N3
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Disabilities ; Health Care ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Children with Disabilities ; Health & Developmental Disabilities ; Health and Developmental Disabilities ; Resources for Children with Disabilities ; Resources for Youth with Disabilities ; Youth with Disabilities
Service Categories Autism Therapy ; Caregiver Consultation and Support ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Disability Related Parenting Programs ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Family Caregiver Subsidies ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder

Agency Overview


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