DeafBlind Ontario Services

Site: Newmarket, Leslie Street

Record Details
Former Name Independent Living Residences for the Deafblind In Ontario (1 Dec 2007)
Office Phone 905-853-2862
Toll Free Phone 1-855-340-3267
Fax 905-853-3407
E-Mail execaast@deafblindontario.com
Website www.deafblindontario.com
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Primary Contact Susan Manahan, Director of Development and Communications; Phone: ext 228; Email: ddc@deafblindontario.com
Established 1989
Primary Executive Roxanna Spruyt-Rocks, Chief Executive Director; Phone: ext 222
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services
Description (Service) Supports individuals who are deafblind to live and thrive within the community
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Cambridge ; Durham Region ; Kitchener ; Middlesex County ; Ottawa ; Simcoe County ; Waterloo ; York Region
Eligibility Referrals come from a variety of sources including: the Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS), Canadian Deafblind Association (CDBA), W. Ross Macdonald School, other organizations, associations or individuals interacting with persons who are deafblind or the deafblind person or their representative.
Application Candidates are asked to fill out an initial application form, which is filed on a waiting list; if a vacancy becomes available, a more detailed application is required including details of previous programs, and a medical history; an initial assessment is then completed with the deafblind persons in their familiar environments; the application is reviewed by the Director of Client Services, who ensures that the privacy of the deafblind person applying is protected; referrals can be made to the Director of Client Services at dcs@deafblindontario.com or by phone at 1-855-340-3267
Languages English ; SEE, AITSL, ASL
Site Location Various locations throughout Ontario
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
17665 Leslie St, Unit 15
Newmarket, ON L3Y 3E3
 
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Accessibility Accessible
Service Categories Life Skills Education ~ Deaf-Blindness
Print Material Our newsletter, Keeping [In Touch] and our Annual Reports are available on our website