Family Services

Action Group


Description
Provides supports for families with children with developmental disabilities.

Service offers:

  • a variety of supports for families with children with developmental disabilities

Includes:

  • service plans developed for each family
  • access to support at times most beneficial for the family
  • respite services
  • childcare supports and access to childcare or out-of-school care at a similar cost as parents of children without disabilities
  • community supports and assistance for a child to participate in a recreational, social, or community program or activity where the child's disability prevents the child from participating
  • behavioural supports to help parents address specific behaviours exhibited by their child and to increase or reinforce the parent's skills and strategies in managing the child's behavior
  • developmental supports to assist parents to develop skills and strategies that support their child's development, based on assessed needs
  • personal care supports to assist with children who are totally or partially dependent on an adult to for their personal care (includes self-care, eating, bathing, washing, and other personal hygiene needs)
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 17 years and younger
  • with developmental disabilities
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-877-782-5531
Telephone
403-782-5531
Fax
403-782-7073
Web Site
http://www.action-group.ca
Email
ag@action-group.org
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Contact for details.




Fee Reduction: Yes,

Funding may be available through Family Supports for Children with Disabilities (FSCD).




Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
December 13, 2021
Address
4 Iron Wolf Boulevard
Lacombe, AB, T4L 2K6
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