Eligibility: People aged two and up with a developmental disability, who live with their families or another caregiver in the community. Children whose parents or guardians have a developmental disability or who are at risk of a developmental disability or behaviour problems are also eligible.
Area served: Frontenac County
Referrals: Accepted from the client, parents, physicians, teachers, and other professionals and agencies. The family and client must be notified before a referral is made. All referrals are made through Ongwanada's Intake Coordinator.
Waiting period: Variable. Referrals are prioritized and individuals with the greatest need are supported as soon as possible. For situations that are not urgent there can be a wait of up to one year.
If you are looking for services for a child, please contact Ongwanada's Social Work Department at 613.548.4417 ext. 3311.
If you are looking for services for an adult (18 years or older), please contact Developmental Services Ontario by clicking here for contact information
Ongwanada earns Accreditation with Exemplary Standing
Ongwanada is proud to announce that after Accreditation Canada's surveyors were on-site in December, they reported that our organization met Exemplary status. Thank you to everyone who was involved in the process. ... More