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Ontario Autism Program

Site: Hamilton Central - 325 Wellington St - Ontario Autism Program

Service: Ontario Autism Program - Single Point of Access

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Contact Details
Office Phone 1-855-707-1177 - McMaster Children's Hospital Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre
Toll Free Phone 1-888-444-4530
Primary Contact Kathleen Kitching , Manager; Email:
Alternate Contact Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre
325 Wellington St N, Level 4
Hamilton, ON L8L 0A4
Intersection Wellington St N and Barton St E
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Single point of access for children and youth to be placed on the Ontario Autism Program (OAP) waitlist for autism services. 
Facilitates an integrated and coordinated intake process to identify needs of children and youth with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and their families * provides access to Family Support Workers to assist families with service and program navigation and support, including direct funding options * visit Ontario Autism Program for more information 
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Eligibility Children and youth 18 yrs and under with a diagnosis of ASD from a qualified professional * written diagnosis of ASD including relevant assessment information and documentation pertaining to the diagnosis required
Application Call to start the application process
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Service Categories Autism Therapy ; Case/Care Management ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder