Developmental Services Ontario will make it easier for adults with a developmental disability and their families to apply for supports. Watch our video to find out more.
Starting July 2011, Ontario is changing the way people with a developmental disability and their families apply for provincially funded adult developmental services and supports.
Before, people often had to go to different places to apply for services and supports and fill out different applications. Sometimes, people with similar needs got different levels of support depending on how they were assessed and where they applied.
Now individuals and their families can connect with one place — Developmental Services Ontario — for services and supports. Everyone who is eligible for service will be assessed in a fair and consistent way.
Developmental Services Ontario is the single point of contact for adult developmental services in Ontario. It:
For more information, visit the Developmental Services Ontario website.
Contact Developmental Services Ontario to apply for services and supports.