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|Record #: CND1597||Last Modified: 30 May 2018||Last Full Update: 30 May 2018|
|Primary Contact||Ann Bilodeau, Executive Director, KW Habilitation; Email: email@example.com|
|Address and Location Information|
|Areas Served||Waterloo Region|
|Located In Community||Kitchener|
|Address & Map||
99 Ottawa St S
Kitchener, ON N2G 3S8
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|Intersection||Ottawa St. S and Charles St.|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Description (Service)||Children and adults with a developmental disability are supported in caring environments promoting well-being of mind, body and spirit; people have the opportunity to develop individual interests and skills and participate as an active member of a household. Individualized support focuses on self-determination, personal choice, responsibility, contentment, inclusion and community participation.
The Supported Independent Living Program is an option where people live independently either on their own or in shared accommodations. Assistance is offered to enhance the independent living abilities of the people receiving support. Help is typically requested in the areas of banking, budgeting, grocery shopping and cooking however; support varies and is provided in any aspect of daily living.
KW Habilitation offers short breaks for children and adults at residential homes. In addition, two weekends a month, a program emphasizing participation in leisure activities and community events is offered for children aged 6-17 years.
|Description & Services|
|Hours||Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * program hours vary depending on service|
|Eligibility||Ages: 6 year(s) and up
Children and adults with a developmental disabilities * Children's services start at age 6 and adult services start at age 18
|Application||Referrals are received from Developmental Resources Services Centre (children) or Developmental Services Ontario (adults) at 519-741-1121.|
|Service Categories||Group Homes for Children and Youth with Disabilities ; Supportive Housing for People with Disabilities|