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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-542-8353
TTY Phone 613-542-8371
Fax 613-542-4783
E-Mail info@ilckingston.com
Website www.ilckingston.com
Primary Contact Laura Allen, Executive Director; Email: director@ilckingston.com
Alternate Contact Elizabeth Stevenson, Independent Living Program Coordinator; Email: estevenson@ilckingston.com
Primary Executive Brian Evoy, President
Alternate Executive Micheal Inglis, Vice President
Address & Map
540 Montreal St
Kingston, ON K7K 3J2
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (8 April 2020) Assistance to individuals in applying for programs such as the Ontario Disability Support Program and the Disability Tax Credit is conducted by phone and in some cases using video conferencing. Peer Support is provided remotely via peer chat rooms. Employment program is ongoing. Information and support services to people with disabilities are available as needed. Call 613-542-8353 to leave a message and they will return your call or email: info@ilckingston.com.

This information is regularly updated on their Facebook page.


Disability resource centre * provides information, support, and skills-building programs that address disability issues in the community * supports people with disabilities, their families, and the community

Information & Referral: helps connect people with community income support programs, recreation, attendant services, poverty relief, social supports, etc. * assists with the process of applying for programs such as Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) and Canada Pension Plan Disability (CPPD)

Peer Support Programs: allow individuals with disabilities to share experiences and knowledge * participants share information about managing a disability and help each other in developing strategies to overcome barriers * offers one-to-one support, a weekly social group, and a monthly diners' club

Independent Living Skills Development Services: assist individuals to find the resources they need and develop life management skills to reach their goals

Resource Centre: extensive community resource library that offers information on topics such as food, shelter, and disability services in the community * also offers a computer lab with internet access equipped with accessibility features such as voice input and voice output software

Direct Funding Self-managed Attendant Services: see separate record for details

Disability Tax Credit Support Services: assist individuals to complete the Federal Disability Tax Credit Application to obtain the non-refundable tax credit that helps people with disabilities and their families reduce their income tax
Hours COVID19: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Kingston
Boundaries Southeastern Ontario
Eligibility Varies by program
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - can be arranged
Fees None - for most services
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/ILCKingston/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/ILKingston
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1988
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Federal ; Donations ; Fees
Elections September
Print Material Accessibility Guide to Kingston * Access Kingston Tourism * Prevention of Violence Against Women with Disabilities (series) * Why I Should Hire Someone Who Has a Disability * Rural Active Living
Date Updated 27 Nov 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Accessibility Information ; Centres for Independent Living ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ; Home Barrier Evaluation/Removal Services ; Independent Living Skills Instruction ; Internet Information Resources ; Networking/Relationship Building Support ~ Disabilities Issues ; Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities ; Public Internet Access Sites ~ Assistive Technology Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Disabilities Issues ; Workplace Evaluation/Modification

For Information on non-emergency social service programs contact 211 available to answer your questions 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Data provided by Volunteer & Information Quinte 613-969-8862.

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