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Lutheran Community Care

Adult Protective Services


Description
Specialized Service Coordination (SSC) program
  • Facilitates person-directed planning to identify goals and action steps to reach their goals
  • Assists people with direct funding to learn how to create their own support networks within their available funding

Adult Protective Service Worker (APSW) program
  • Facilitates social services which are customized to meet individual need to support independence
  • Assists in developing strategies for coping and adapting to life in the community
  • Ensures that individuals are informed of their rights and are treated with respect, fairness and dignity (Advocacy)
  • Assists individuals in managing income support from Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) (Temporary Trusteeship)
  • Helps individuals use natural supports as a way of enhancing lives and understand the range of opportunities that exist in the community
APSW program also provides services in Marathon at 115 - 52 Peninsula Square
Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Eligibility
  • Individuals 18 years of age and older who have been diagnosed with a developmental disability
  • Documentation is required to support diagnosis of a developmental disability
Application Process
Contact Developmental Services Ontario, Northern Region at 1-855-376-6673
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Nonprofit - Incorporated
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
October 30, 2020