Developmental Services Worker Co-operative

Home Agency Service

Description
Cooperative environment for people with developmental disabilities and developmental services workers.
  • facilitates participation in all aspects of home and community life for people with developmental disabilities

Activities of Daily Living Support
  • provides supports to foster and encourage independence within a variety of everyday activities and life skills
  • activities include personal hygiene, meal preparation, cooking, administration of medication, self advocacy, dressing, numeracy/money skills, using public transportation and more
Community Participation Support:
  • promotes social inclusion and helps develop a network of personal relationships through a variety of settings and activities which may include pre-employment and employment supports, volunteer activities or social and recreational activities
Caregiver Respite:
  • provides respite care from caregiving responsibilities at any time of day, evening and overnight
  • respite support can be incorporated in community participation and activities of daily living
Eligibility
Developmental services workers * individuals with developmental disabilities
Application Process
Send an email to dswcoop@gmail.com or visit website for more information
Office
No public telephone number
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
dswcoop@gmail.com
Mailing Address
256 Centralpark Blvd
Russel, K4R 0E9
Canada
Languages
English, French
Contact
Claire Maxwell, Founding Member and Managing Director
Email: cmaxwell.dswcoop@gmail.com
Founding Member and President
Liz van Kooy
Email: lvankooy.dswcoop@gmail.com
Fees
Service - $38 per hour for one to one support. The cost can vary depending on whether the services are in-person or through video calls and the number of hours provided.
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Not Applicable
Legal Status
(60) Commercial
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
Community Navigation of Eastern Ontario / Navigation communautaire de l’Est ontarien
Last Updated On
May 11, 2022
Hours of Operation
Office not specified * Service: variable and as agreed upon between the worker and client
Service Area(s)
Ottawa