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Alternate Name OCAPDD ; OCR ; Ottawa Carleton Association for Persons with Developmental Disabilities ; Ottawa-Carleton Association for Persons with Developmental Disabilities
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
229 Colonnade Rd S
Ottawa, ON K2E 7K3
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Intersection Merivale Rd and W Hunt Club Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Provides support services to individuals with developmental disabilities and their families

Day Programs: instruction provided for adults in gross motor skills * life skills * cognitive and perceptual skills * language and communication * ongoing assessment * individual program planning * vocational and pre-vocational assessment and training * sheltered employment * job placement * rehabilitation and employment options including school-to-work transition for adults aged 18 and over with multiple disabilities

Residential Programs: supported accommodation for adults in homes and apartments * assessment and training in living skills for adults aged 18 and older * group and individualized care

Family Support Programs: alternative support is provided for adults in families through In-Home and Out-of-Home Respite and Family Home Program

See separate listings for more details on programs.
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Adults with developmental disabilities and their families
Application Referral to services through Developmental Services Ontario Eastern Region at 1-855-376-3737 * priority is based on need, date of referral and availability of service
Languages English ; French - Designated Agency under the French Language Services Act
Fees Program - varies
Service Categories Disability Associations ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Disability Rights Groups ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Nongovernmental Agency Departments ~ Developmental Disabilities
Waiting List Yes
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-569-8993
Fax 613-569-9865
Volunteer Coordinator Debbie Blasutti, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-569-8993 ext 243; Email:
Primary Executive David Ferguson, Executive Director; Phone: 613-569-8993 ext 223; Email:
Alternate Executive Jean Martel, Director of Human Resources; Phone: 613-569-8993 ext 228; Email:
Other Details
Established 1953
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 107806010 RR0001 ; United Way
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation Operates under the Developmental Services Act and its regulations * licensed by the Ministry of Community and Social Services

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