Agencies with

Funding Services

ErinoakKids

Services include:

  • Hearing screening for all newborns to identify those children who are deaf or hard of hearing, in order to provide them with professional care and their families with support as soon as possible
  • Vision consultation, training, support, and intervention designed to give children with blindness or low vision the best possible start in life
  • Innovative, high quality services to children with autism, in partnership with their families and the community, to maximize their potential and to promote their inclusion in society


Website:
www.erinoakkids.ca

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Family Counselling & Support Services for Guelph-Wellington

Services include:

  • Information – about services and resources
  • Counselling – for emotional support
  • Referral – to clinical and social supports
  • Coordination – obtaining assessments, service referrals, and consultation with other services
  • Advocacy – actively assisting and supporting clients to negotiate with others


Website:
www.familyserviceguelph.on.ca

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Ontario Disability Support Program

The Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) provides “Income Support” for people with disabilities who are in financial need.

Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) Employment Supports provides practical assistance to people 16 years of age or older with a disability to find and keep employment or start their own business.

Other examples of ODSP Employment Supports include:

  • Help with preparing for work, finding the right job, and keeping the job
  • Tools, equipment, specialized training, special clothing, and software & mobility devices required to perform well
  • On-the-job training & help with moving forward in a career
  • Assistance with starting a business, including training on financial planning, marketing, and developing & implementing a business plan
  • Help with obtaining work-related disability supports, such as assistive devices and technical equipment, interpreter, intervener, reader and note-taker services


Website:
www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/programs/social/odsp/

Canadian Mental Health Association Waterloo Wellington

Services include:

  • Assessment, treatment & education for children, adults & seniors
  • Support, advocacy & education for family members
  • Coaching, consultation, advocacy & education for children & teens
  • Assistance with funding & access to respite services
  • Support for children who are MFTD (medically fragile & technologically dependent)


Website:
http://cmhaww.ca/

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