Ottawa-Carleton Lifeskills

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-254-9400
After Hours Phone 613-720-4473
Fax 613-254-8414
E-Mail info@ocl.ca
Website www.ocl.ca
Primary Executive Jocelyne Paul, Executive Director
Address & Map
1 Brewer Hunt Way, Unit 9
Ottawa, ON K2K 2B5
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides encouragement, opportunities and experiences in friendly, supportive environments, that will promote self-development, and foster interdependent relationships with other members of the community to individuals who are developmentally disabled. 
 
Community Participation Support (Day Program): a traditional lifeskills program, pre-vocational program and a relaxed/sensory program. 
 
Home Share Program: supports individuals with a developmental disability who live with staff in the staff's home. 
 
Residential Support: 7 residential program locations where total care/high medical needs or those requiring skill development in daily living and/or behavioural supports are offered. 
 
Support Independent Living: supports individuals who live in their own apartments, either alone or with a friend. 
 
Support Apartment Living: individuals share an apartment with one other individual and are supported by staff Mon-Fri 24 hours. There are a small number of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments close together on one or two floors. Technology is used to assist staff in supervising and monitoring individual needs and/or activities.  
 
* A Saturday day leisure program is also offered 3 out of every 4 weekends.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Developmentally disabled adults, 18 years of age or older
Application Call or visit website for more information
Languages English
Fees Service - for non-funded individuals requiring support
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Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/OCLS1
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company-beta/11023140/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/oclifeskills
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1985
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 889993348 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Print Material Brochure
Date Updated 11 Mar 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Developmental Disabilities Day Habilitation Programs ; Independent Living Skills Instruction ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Prevocational Training ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Supported Living Services for Adults With Disabilities ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Supportive Housing for People with Disabilities ~ Developmental Disabilities

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