Disability Services - Information and Referral

Government of Alberta - Ministry of Seniors, Community, and Social Services

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Description
Provides information, case management, referral services, and support to both families of children with disabilities and adults with developmental disabilities to access and connect with support services.

Service offers:

  • Family Support for Children with Disabilities (FSCD) - provides a wide range of family-centred supports and services that are individualized to each family's unique needs, information, case management, and referral support and services to families to access and connect with support services
  • Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) - provides information, case management, service planning, and referral services to adults with developmental disabilities and their families to receive PDD funded support services
  • supports for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), brain injury, and other disability-related services
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • children with disabilities
  • families with children with disabilities
  • adults with developmental disabilities
  • families and guardians of adults with developmental disabilities
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service: Once completed forms are received, someone from the program will contact applicants to follow up.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting period for services. Contact for details. 


Toll Free
1-877-644-9992 (Alberta Supports Contact Centre)
Web Site
https://www.alberta.ca/supports-for-people-with-disabilities
Email
scss.ds-north@gov.ab.ca(NorthernAlberta); scss.ds-south@gov.ab.ca(SouthernAlberta)
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
March 14, 2024
Hours of Operation

Office hours may vary by office location.