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Site: Mainstream

Service: Options Niagara

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-934-3924 ext 232
Fax 905-934-9075
Primary Contact Louise Fairbairn, Program Supervisor; Phone: 905-934-3924 ext 234; Email:
Alternate Contact CĂ©line Parent, Program Manager; Phone: 905-934-3924 ext 224; Email:
Primary Executive Kevin Berswick, Executive Director; Phone: 905-934-3924 ext 226
Alternate Executive DEb Kalina-Stranges, Program Director, Mainstream Services; Phone: 905-934-3924 ext 233; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
263 Pelham Rd
St Catharines, ON L2S 1X7
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Intersection Pelham Rd and Glendale Avenue
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) COVID-19: Community Participation Programs (Resource Centre & Options Niagara), Passport and Graffiti Removal Programs discontinued until further notice. Residential programs continuing to operate with reduced community outings and non-essential travel. Administrative offices remain open.  
Assists young adults with developmental disabilities in making the transition from school to life in their community. 
Program includes: 
* personal goal setting and goal achievement 
* life and social skill development 
* small group sessions 
* one-to-one instruction
Hours Mon-Thu 8 am-4 pm, Fri 9 am-3 pm
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) - 28 year(s) 
must be diagnosed as having a developmental disability and not attending secondary school
Application Apply through Developmental Services Ontario at 1-877-376-4674
Languages English ; French - Reception, Website
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1984
Service Categories Transition Services for Students with Disabilities

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