Empower Simcoe

Site: Barrie - 40 Fraser Crt

Service: Accommodation Services - Group Homes

Office Phone 705-726-9082
Fax 705-726-6875
E-Mail inquiries@empowersimcoe.ca
Website https://empowersimcoe.ca/
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Primary Contact Maxine Johnson, Program and Services Director; Phone: 705-726-9082 ext 5281; Email: mjohnson@empowersimcoe.ca
Primary Executive Claudine Cousins, Chief Executive Officer
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Program: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Description and Service
Former Name Barrie and District Association for People with Special Needs [The]. Barrie Office ; BDAPSN ; Simcoe Community Services
Description (Service) Group Homes for children and adults with intellectual disabilities are one available residential option within Accommodation Services * level of support provided can range from 24 hour staffing to less depending on the needs of individuals living in the home 
* children attend neighbourhood schools * childrens' therapy needs are met through community agencies and the Board of Education * annual plan of care developed in conjunction with parents and guardians helps set future goals * childrens' group homes licensed under the Child and Family Services Act 
* adults living in group homes are supported in their choice of work, volunteer and/or recreation pursuits * a person-centred plan is developed with the individual and those important in his/her life * group homes licensed under the Developmental Services Act 
*group homes are situated in Barrie, Orillia and adjacent townships
Eligibility Individuals with a developmental disability and/or intellectual disability whose families reside in Barrie, Orillia, and adjacent townships
Application Call or visit website
Languages English
Fees None ; Fee assistance available ; assistance is provided by Ontario Disability Support Program.
Location Information
Areas Served Barrie ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Orillia ; Oro-Medonte ; Springwater
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
40 Fraser Court
Barrie, ON
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Intersection Office: Morrow Rd and Patterson Rd
Mailing Address 39 Fraser Court 
Barrie, ON L4N 5J5
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Wheelchair accessibility of group homes varies with the needs of the residents, call for more information

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