Participation House, Markham

Record Details
Alternate Name Cerebral Palsy Parent Council of Toronto
Office Phone 905-294-0944
Fax 905-294-7834
E-Mail postmaster@participationhouse.net
Website www.participationhouse.net
Primary Contact Anne-Marie Mori RN, Director, Resident Services, Participation House, Markham; Phone: 905-294-0944 ext 232; Email: annemarie.mori@participationhouse.net
Alternate Contact Chuck Johnson, Director, Community Services, Participation House, Markham; Phone: 905-477-9119; Email: chuck.johnston@participationhouse.net
Volunteer Coordinator Jackie Booth, Resident and Family Coordinator; Phone: 905-294-0944 ext 227; Email: jackie.booth@participationhouse.net
Established 1972
Primary Executive Frances DiCarlo, Executive Director, Participation House, Markham; Phone: 905-513-2756; Email: frances.dicarlo@participationhouse.net
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services; Ministry of Health (Central LHIN)
Description (Service) Operates various community projects and one main residence unit with 24-hour support and supervision for physically disabled adults * special focus on cerebral palsy * offers independent living program * day support * respite care and recreation * Markham facilities have: residence and services for 44 clients including respite bed, 24 hour nursing care, pool therapy, recreation, lifeskills, full service dining and laundry 
 
Information on and referral to literacy programs * literacy assessments * public awareness and education * resource centre * augmentative communication clinic*
Hours Contact for hours
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Adults who have varying levels of physical and/or developmental disabilities within the catchment area of York Region * clients include adults with the following: Cerebral Palsy; Epilepsy; Developmental Disabilities; Neurological Disorders; Head Injured; Spinal Bifida  
 
Agencies with programs as outlined, or having an interest in literacy issues (for adults 19 years and older who would like information on literacy or basic skills upgrading)
Application Application for admission into our programs includes completion of full needs assessment, detailed medical information and interview by panel Admission/Discharge Committee * referrals from Developmental Services Ontario and Project Information Centre (Centre for Independent Living Toronto)
Languages English
Fees Day Program Fee for Service Available
Site Location Markham
Located In Community Markham
Address & Map
Markham Residence and Day Services
9 Butternut Lane
Markham, ON L3P 3M1
Intersection 9th Line and Church St
Mailing Address c/o Participation House, Markham - Head Office 
4261 Highway 7, Unit 204 
Markham, ON L3R 9W6
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Cerebral Palsy ; Group Residences for Adults with Disabilities ; Respite Care ~ People With Disabilities ; Supported Living Services for Adults with Disabilities
Print Material Brochures and Annual Reports available on website

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