Program: 75 MacNab St, 5R - Passport Initiative
Organizations: YWCA Hamilton - 75 MacNab St
YWCA Hamilton - MacNab Street Branch
YWCA Hamilton - Developmental Services
Description of Services: An initiative of the Ministry of Community and Social Services, for people with a confirmed developmental disability, that have left school and want to find more ways to participate in their community. The YWCA, as the service provider agency, assist individuals and their families with their funding allocation to meet this goal.
Fees: None
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Age 18 years and older; 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: Contact Hamilton is responsible for administering Passport for residents of Hamilton. Individuals and families that are interested in Passport can call Contact Hamilton at 905-570-8888. Contact Hamilton staff will send out an application form and related Passport information. A follow up appointment can be set up to address any questions relating to Passport and / or to explore other areas of need. Individuals and families can also choose to download the Passport application form and related information directly from Contact Hamilton's website.

Fully completed application forms are sent to:
Contact Hamilton for Children's and Developmental Services
140 King St E, Ste 4
Hamilton, ON, L8N 1B2
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible      Wheelchair Accessible
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: Haldimand County ; Hamilton (City of) ; Norfolk County
Contact Information
Phone Numbers: 905-522-9922
Fax: 905-522-1870
Address: 75 MacNab St S, 5R
Hamilton, ON
L8P 3C1
Intersection: MacNab St S and Main St W
Hours: Administration Mon-Fri 7 am-9 pm * Program hours Mon-Fri flexible according to client needs
Executives: Medora Uppal - YWCA Hamilton, Director of Operations
ext 128
Contacts: Carol Fraser - Manager, Developmental Services

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