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Ontario Association on Developmental Disabilities (The)

Alternate Name OADD ; OCR ; The Ontario Association on Developmental Disabilities
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
2 Surrey Place
Toronto, ON M5S 2C2
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Intersection Bay St and College St
Physical Access Not Applicable - does not provide services in person
Description and Services
Description (Service) Professional organization working and studying in the field of developmental disabilities, throughout Ontario 
Publishes an academic journal * hosts an annual conference * provides scholarships and awards * reports on issues, events, trends through the website * works with researchers and front-line staff on issues of interest 
Members include: agencies and organizations * university and community college students and instructors * service provider direct care staff and managers * family support workers * case managers * psychologists * social workers * others
Hours Irregular, call for details
Meetings Annual General Meeting in April; Board meets 5 times yearly
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Membership include different levels: Patron, Organisational, Sustaining and Student, and General * visit website for details or send an email using contact form online 
General membership: Individuals who study, work, or interested in the field of developmental disabilities
Application Membership: complete the form available online
Languages English
Fees Membership - details on fees available online
Service Categories Disability Associations ~ Developmental Disabilities
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-429-3720
Fax 647-260-2016
Primary Contact Jennifer Shaw, Administrative Coordinator
Primary Executive Gary Dowe, Chair, Board of Directors; Email:
Alternate Executive Steven Finlay, Secretary, Board of Directors
Other Details
Established 1989
Funding Fees - Membership fees ; Private - Sponsors
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Journal on Developmental Disabilities * textbook
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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