January Rounds: Community Resources for Families Event Date:
Wednesday, January 10, 2018Location:
At JMCC, we offer monthly education rounds for our staff. In January, these rounds will be open to our families and will include speakers from some key community resources that are available to you!
This session will take place Wednesday, January 10 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the JMCC gym
. We hope to see you there!
- Wendy Gosselin from Family Respite Services. Family Respite Services works with families to develop an individualized, flexible plan for respite, to establish in home or out of home respite through the use of volunteers, paid in home respite providers and associate families and more!
- A representatative from ACSD (Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities). This program provides financial support for low- to moderate-income families to cover some of the extra costs of caring for a child who has a severe disability.
- Kim Adams from ODSP (Ontario Disability Support Program). ODSP offers financial assistance to help you and your family with essential living expenses, benefits for you and your family including prescription drugs and vision care and help finding and keeping a job, and advancing your career.