Centre for Disability Services and Research

Vecova


Description
Provides living supports services, employment services, and wellness services to individuals with disabilities.

Service offers:

  • community living options: group living, support homes, supported independent living, respite
  • employment preparation and on the job support
  • wellness support: community access / programs, barrier-free recreation facilities, education, volunteerism
  • professional supports: counselling, consultation, training, groups
  • service planning: identification of interests, service needs, goals, personal outcomes

Key Provider: community resource practitioners, psychologists, researchers, social enterprise managers, social workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to individuals with a disability, including those with:
  • autism
  • brain injury
  • complex behaviour or complex medical needs
  • a developmental disability
  • fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD)
  • mental health concerns
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • contact Alberta Disability Services (Persons With Developmental Disabilities) to register
  • visit website for details

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-284-1121
Fax
403-284-1146
Web Site
http://www.vecova.ca
Email
info@vecova.ca
Languages
English - Accommodation for non-English speakers may be available. Contact for details.
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Fees apply. Personal living expenses (e.g., room and board, cable, internet, etc.) apply to individuals receiving living support services.




Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - The entire facility is wheelchair accessible, including the swimming pool.
Other disabled access: Yes - Fire alarms have strobe light; co-ed change-room and washrooms; sensor activated plumbing; handrails all through the facility; large benches and change tables; gradual stairs into pool.
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
August 24, 2022
Address
3304 33 Street NW
Calgary, AB, T2L 2A6
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Hours of Operation

Hours vary. Contact for details.