Durham Association for Family Resources and Support

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-436-2500
Toll Free Phone 1-800-500-2850
Fax 905-436-3587
E-Mail info@dafrs.com
Website www.dafrs.com
Site Location Lower level, rear
Located In Community Oshawa
Address 850 King St W, Unit 20
Oshawa, ON L1J 8N5
 
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Intersection Thornton Rd and King St W
Contact Information
Primary Contact Heather Minors, Family Support Coordinator; Phone: ext 2314; Email: hminors@dafrs.com
Primary Executive Janet Klees, Executive Director; Phone: ext 2324; Email: jklees@dafrs.com
Description & Services
Description (Service) Support for families caring for individuals with Developmental Disabilities * family support, shared learning, flexible supports and connections to other families and the community at large * assistance with planning, applications for funding, RRSPs, tax credits, and service navigation
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Durham Region
Eligibility Families caring for an adult with a developmental disability or a child with a physical or developmental disability
Application Referrals are accepted from a parent, guardian or primary caregiver * services for those 18 yrs and over must go through Developmental Services Ontario 1-855-277-2121 * to meet with a facilitator it is advisable to call or email ahead to Heather at extension 2314, hminors@dafrs.com to ensure someone will be available
Languages English
Fees Direct services are subject to a fee * subsidies may be available
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Subjects
Service Categories Family Support Centres/Outreach ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Volunteer Opportunities

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