Central West Specialized Developmental Services
Developmental Services

Providing specialized residential services, care and support to individuals over 18 years of age with developmental disabilities, challenging behaviors and mental health issues

residential services are located in a central administration and recreation building in downtown Oakville

operates eight homes in the communities of Oakville, Burlington, Mississauga, Halton Hills and Georgetown

elected volunteer board of directors is responsible for the governance of the organization


Services for individuals with multiple developmental disabilities with a focus on complex needs

  • individuals are served by a multidisciplinary team consisting of direct care counsellors and other professionals including physiotherapist, speech therapist, occupational therapist, psychologist, nutritionist, nurses, physician and psychiatrist

  • ongoing assessment, treatment and management

  • opportunities for basic life skill development, workshop activities and for some supported employment

  • a ten bed activity-based respite program for children and adults with complex needs

  • managing Halton Support Services


Dual Diagnosis Service
  • provides consultation, comprehensive assessment, treatment planning, interpretation, on site support and follow up, mentoring and education/training


Short Term Assessment and Treatment Environment (STATE)
  • for those with a dual diagnosis - assesses the individual and develops a treatment plan that will assist in integrating the individual back into their community


Central West Region Passport Initiative
  • administers program for adults with a developmental disability who have completed school and are seeking community participation supports


Central West Community Network of Specialized Care
  • working with community partners to develop, coordinate and streamline access to resources


Services and Programs:
  • Halton Support Services
  • Respite Services

53 Bond St
Oakville, ON
L6K 1L8
Hours: Office: Mon-Fri 8am-4pm
Phone: 905-844-7864

Eligibility

For residential - not applicable;
For respite: age five years and up * otherwise services for adults 18 years and older with developmental disabilities

Application

Call the office or email hr@cwsds.ca

Fees

None

Accessibility

Fully Accessible

Languages

English; French;

Primary Contact Person

Lisa Cranstoun , Executive Coordinator

Areas Served

Halton Region; Peel Region; Dufferin County; Wellington County;

Agency Type

Non Profit