DeafBlind Ontario Services

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
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/DeafBlind-Ontario-Services/271988637428
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/deafblindON
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/deafblind-ontario-services/4b/844/812
Pinterest Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/deafblindon
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/DeafBlindON
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UChiloByhpO1ZRZYDNPlktGw
Primary Contact Susan Manahan, Director of Development and Communications; Phone: ext 228; Email: s.manahan@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) Intervenor, residential and other specialized services to individuals who are deafblind * supports independence of individuals who are deafblind * community-based residences * supports development of life and vocational skills * recreational opportunities
Hours Call for information
Areas Served Cambridge ; Durham Region ; Kitchener ; Middlesex County ; Ottawa ; Simcoe County ; Waterloo ; York Region ; Services are located across York Region, Simcoe County, Middlesex-Oxford, TriCities, Durham-Peterborough and Ottawa Region
Eligibility Self referral * referral from individuals interacting with or representing persons who are deafblind * referrals Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS), Canadian Deafblind Association (CDBA), W. Ross Macdonald School or other support organizations, associations
for MCSS-funded Intervenor Services, an applicant must demonstrate to: - Have a diagnosis of hearing and visual impairment that is non-corrective - Be a resident of Ontario; and, - Be at least 18 years of age
Application Complete application package on website * see website for complete description of application process 
 
Confirmation of eligibility is the first step in the process for accessing MCSS funded Intervenor Services and services provided by DeafBlind Ontario Services  
 
Referrals can be made to the Chief Operating Officer by email at k.keyes@deafblindontario.com or by phone at 1-855-340-3267
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; SEE, AITSL
Fees None
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
17665 Leslie St, Unit 15
Newmarket, ON L3Y 3E3
 
View MapQuest Map
Intersection Leslie St and Davis Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Case/Care Management ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Group Residences for Adults with Disabilities ~ Deaf-Blindness ; Life Skills Education ~ Deaf-Blindness
Print Material Our newsletter, Keeping [In Touch] and our Annual Reports are available on our website

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