The Ministry of Community and Social Services provides funding to more than 350 developmental services agencies. These agencies deliver a range of programs and supports to 42,000 adults with developmental disabilities living in Ontario.
The ministry is committed to its ongoing transformation of the developmental services sector and improving outcomes for adults with developmental disabilities.
While there is more work to be done, notable progress has been made. Click on the links below to learn about some of the work underway in the developmental services sector.
Working to ensure safe and secure environments and experiences for adults who rely on Ontario’s developmental services system
Promoting person-centred planning, tailored to the needs and wants of individuals
Working with individuals, families, caregivers and agencies to create meaningful, inclusive opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities
Working with ministry partners to improve service coordination, transitions and planning within and across sectors
Making it easier for people to get the information they need to set and work toward personal goals