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Helping Hands for Special Needs Families

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Kanata
Address & Map
5 Gainsford Ave
Kanata, ON K2W 1A7
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Intersection Dunrobin Rd and Cameron Harvey Dr
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Not Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Family oriented day program * committed to creating and providing high standard and cost effective community based programs 
Offers a client-centered approach, which enables everyone to work together to obtain reasonable and sustainable goals * safe environment that fosters growth and socialization * all activities are set to meet client’s interests and needs 
Overnight respite through the week if required * summer camps
Hours Day program and respite Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm * respite Fri 5 pm-Sun 3 pm
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Day Program: adults 18 years and older with developmental disabilities, Fragile X Syndrome, Down’s Syndrome and Autism 
Respite: 13 years and older with the same developmental disabilities
Application Initial assessment arranged to take place at the client's home, followed by scheduling a visit to the day program * call to request an assessment or use the online form to get in contact
Languages English
Fees Program - Day program $100 per day (2018) ; Service - Respite start at $250 per 24 hours for two or more days (2018)
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Adult Day Programs ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Adult Day Programs ~ Down Syndrome ; Adult Out of Home Respite Care ; Children's Out of Home Respite Care
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone Residence 613-800-9693 ; cell 613-325-9239
Social Media Facebook
Primary Executive Sarah Wilson, Owner
Other Details
Funding Fees
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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