Developmental Services, Passport
|Address & Map|
|Site Location||At No Frills Plaza * Entrance next to Pharma Plus|
|Major Intersection||Wentworth St S and Main St E|
|Located In Community||Hamilton Central|
|Description||Passport is a Ministry of Community and Social Services initiative. Through Passport, individuals with a developmental disability who have left school can receive funding for activities that encourage their personal development and help them achieve their potential. |
Passport is administered by Contact Hamilton. For information and an application package call: 905-570-8888 or visit their website.
Catholic Family Services can assist individuals with the development of service plans, provide case management, act as a transfer payment agency and provide Human Resources information related to hiring, performance monitoring, payroll and other employer/employee relationship issues.
For a complete overview of Catholic Family Services supports and services please call or visit the web-site.
|Hours||Mon and Fri 8:30 am- 4:30 pm * Tue-Thu 8:30 am- 7:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Hamilton (City of)|
|Eligibility||Passport is intended for residents of Ontario that have a confirmed developmental disability and: |
* Have left school and would benefit from supports that will help them participate in recreational, vocational or educational opportunities in the community
* Have been waiting for service and are in need of community participation supports
* Are not receiving Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) employment supports
* Participants in Passport can live independently or in supportive living. Priority will be given to applicants who are living at home with their families
|Application||Developmental Services Ontatio / Hamilton Niagara Region is responsible for administering Passport for residents of Hamilton. Individuals and families interested in Passport can call Developmental Services Ontario / Hamilton Niagara Region at 905-297-5604 or 1-877-376-4674. DSO staff will assist with the application process.|
|Bus Routes||(1) KING ; (5) DELAWARE - STONEY CREEK|
|Fees||Service - Sliding Scale|
|Service Categories||Developmental Disabilities Social/Recreational Programs ~ Service Cost Payment Assistance|
|Subjects||Developmental disabilities ; Disability benefits ; Financial assistance|