ConnectABILITY

Resource Directories

An index of all of the directories listed on the site.

Ontario

211 Ontario

Your connection to information about community, social, health and related government services.
http://www.211ontario.ca

Community Networks of Specialized Care

The purpose of the Community Networks of Specialized Care is to enhance service to adults with a developmental disability who need specialized care for co-existing mental health and or/ behavioural issues in Ontario. There are 4 networks: Northern Region, Southern Region, Eastern Region and Central Region.
http://www.community-networks.ca

respiteservices.com

Respite care provides a short planned break from the physical and emotional demands involved in caring for a family member who has a disability.
http://www.respiteservices.com

thehealthline.ca

Local health services for Ontario.
http://www.thehealthline.ca/

Toronto Region

Community Resource Directories for Children, Adolescents and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families in Toronto

The Community Resource Directory is a comprehensive listing of agencies in Toronto that provide a variety of services to children and adolescents with autism and their families.
Autism Spectrum Disorder directory

Community Supports for Older Adults

The following listing is for community services and supports in the Toronto area, which welcome individuals with a developmental disability that are transitioning into older adulthood.
Community Supports for Individuals Transitioning into older Adulthood

Educational Opportunities after High School

A listing of educational opportunities available for adults living in Toronto.
Educational Opportunities after High School

Family Support Groups

This is a list of Family Support groups operating in the Toronto area.
Family Support Groups Directory

Fee for Service Program Directory

This directory contains Community Participation Support, Caregiver Respite and Person-Directed Planning Support listings for transitional age youth and adults that may be purchased using Ministry of Community and Social Services “Passport” funding or personal funds. Cost varies based on an individual’s support needs and program activities.
Fee for Service Program Directory

Person Directed Planning Resources

The following resources have been compiled for the purpose of facilitating research when exploring potential services, discovering new opportunities or browsing for ideas when planning. Some programs may have specific criteria or program requirements for admission.
Person Directed Planning Resource Directory (Toronto)

Toronto Agencies Offering Interpretation Services

A list of community organizations in Toronto that offer interpretation services.
Free Interpretation Service Directory (Toronto)

Other regions

Grey/Bruce

A searchable directory of services in Bruce and Grey Counties which support people living with intellectual or physical disabilities; for families and caregivers as well as individuals. (Compiled as part of the SouthWesthealthline.ca)
http://www.southwesthealthline.ca/listCategories.aspx?id=10014

Access Waterloo Region

A searchable directory of services and supports for Persons with Disabilities, their Families, Caregivers, and Professionals within Waterloo Region.
http://waterlooregion.cioc.ca

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