We want to make some changes to the Passport guidelines to:
Read the latest edition of Spotlight on Transformation to find out more about the proposed changes.
Passport is a program that helps people with a developmental disability live as independently as possible in their communities.
Individuals with a developmental disability (or their families) can apply for funding to support their personal development and growth. They can use the money to pay for activities to help them:
With Passport funding, individuals and families can:
Passport funding is for people with a developmental disability who:
Contact Developmental Services Ontario to apply. If you’re eligible, staff there will help you complete a developmental services application package to assess your needs and connect you with services and supports as they become available.
For information about services for children and youth under the age of 18 with a developmental disability, visit the website of the Ministry of Children and Youth Services.
The Ontario Disability Support Program helps adults with disabilities and their families who are in financial need or who want to work but need some support.