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Ontario. Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

Service: Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities / Special Services At Home, Mississauga - Central Region

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-567-7177
Toll Free Phone 1-877-832-2818 ext 341
TTY Phone 905-567-3219
Fax 905-567-3215 ; 1-866-563-9708
Social Media Twitter Twitter:
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) COVID19 - Call 905-567-7177 or 1-877-832-2818 ext 341, or visit provincial website for pandemic related changes to expense process

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 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

Age Requirements: Ages: 18 year(s) and under;
Application Call, or visit website for program guide and online application form * also, April 2020 addendum of temporary changes available online
Languages English; French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
6733 Mississauga Rd
Suite 200
Mississauga, ON
Canada L5N 6J5
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Intersection Mississauga Rd and Argentia Rd
Mailing Address 77 Wellesley St W 
Rm M2B-88 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M7A 1N3
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance ; 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 ; Income Programs ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Assistance Programs ; Assistive Devices ; Children with Disabilities ; Resources for Children with Disabilities ; Resources for Youth with Disabilities ; Youth with Disabilities
Service Categories Family Caregiver Subsidies ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Medical Expense Assistance ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities

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