The Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities Program helps parents with some of the extra costs of caring for a child who has a severe disability.
Special Assessments Officer
435 James St. South
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6S9
1-800- 465-5561 extension 1336
The Special Services at Home program helps families who are caring for a child with a developmental or physical disability. It is funded and managed by the Ministry of Community and Social Services.
The program helps families pay for special services in or outside the family home as long as the child is not receiving support from a residential program.
· KACL had someone from the Royal Bank provide our families with information. Her contact info is:
Investment and Retirement Planner
Royal Mutual Funds, Inc.
144 Main Street South
Kenora, ON P9N 1S9
If a child is referred to a specialist in Winnipeg, the family is eligible for a travel grant. The referring physician must sign and the specialist must also complete a portion. The forms are submitted and the family is reimbursed.