Ontario. Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

Site: Hamilton Central - Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities - West Region office

Service: Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-521-7280
Toll Free Phone 1-866-221-2229
TTY Phone 905-546-8276
Fax 905-521-7337
Website www.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/specialneeds/disabilities.aspx
Site Details
Areas Served Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County
Boundaries The City of Hamilton including Ancaster, Dundas, Flamborough, Glanbrook, Hamilton and Stoney Creek * Brant County * Haldimand County * Niagara Region * Norfolk County
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
Ellen Fairclough Bldg
119 King St W, 3rd Fl
Hamilton, ON L8P 4Y7
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Intersection James St S and King St W
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) This program provides financial support for low- to moderate-income families to cover some of the extra costs of caring for a child who has a severe disability. Depending on the income and size of the family, the program may provide between $25 and $500 a month to help with costs, such as: special shoes and clothes, parental relief such as respite, wheelchairs and other assistive devices, hearing aids and batteries, prescription drugs, dental and vision care.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and under 
child lives at home, and has a severe disability. A parent or a legal guardian may be eligible to receive help under this program depending on the family's income.
Application Contact your regional office.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Service Categories Family Caregiver Subsidies ; Medical Expense Assistance ~ People With Disabilities

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