|Record #: OCR1312||Last Full Update: 11 Mar 2019|
|Legal Name||Ottawa-Carleton Lifeskills Inc.|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Located In Community||Kanata|
|Address & Map||
1 Brewer Hunt Way, Unit 9
Ottawa, ON K2K 2B5
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|Intersection||March Rd and Carling Ave|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||Provides encouragement, opportunities and experiences in friendly, supportive environments, that will promote self-development, and foster interdependent relationships with other members of the community to individuals who are developmentally disabled.
Community Participation Support (Day Program): a traditional lifeskills program, pre-vocational program and a relaxed/sensory program.
Home Share Program: supports individuals with a developmental disability who live with staff in the staff's home.
Residential Support: 7 residential program locations where total care/high medical needs or those requiring skill development in daily living and/or behavioural supports are offered.
Support Independent Living: supports individuals who live in their own apartments, either alone or with a friend.
Support Apartment Living: individuals share an apartment with one other individual and are supported by staff Mon-Fri 24 hours. There are a small number of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments close together on one or two floors. Technology is used to assist staff in supervising and monitoring individual needs and/or activities.
* A Saturday day leisure program is also offered 3 out of every 4 weekends.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Ottawa (City of)|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Developmentally disabled adults, 18 years of age or older
|Application||Call or visit website for more information|
|Fees||Service - for non-funded individuals requiring support|
|Service Categories||Developmental Disabilities Day Habilitation Programs ; Independent Living Skills Instruction ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Prevocational Training ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Supported Living Services for Adults With Disabilities ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Supportive Housing for People with Disabilities ~ Developmental Disabilities|
|Waiting List||Yes, the waiting list is maintained by Developmental Services Ontario Eastern Region for funded spots. * Sometimes a waiting list for Fee for Services spots.|
|After Hours Phone||613-720-4473|
|Primary Executive||Jocelyne Paul, Executive Director|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 889993348 RR0001|
|Elections||The Board of Directors is elected.|
|Accreditation||No, licensed by the Ministry of Community and Social Services.|