Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides support services for school-aged children who have been diagnosed with an intellectual disability 
  • Supports students within the classroom for the duration of school years 
  • Provides Augmentative Education support to individual students or in small groups in the community, home, or centre to encourage students' participation in daily activities 
  • Assists in the development of a Family Support Plan with the child/youth and their family members to determine needed supports and establish goals 
  • Attends school meetings with family members upon request 
  • Advocates for inclusion within the community and school environment 
  • Maintains open communication with local school Boards 
  • Collaborates and partners with other community service providers and professionals on children's issues
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm  
Flexible evening and weekend appointments available to meet families needs
Areas Served Kenora
Eligibility
  • Children 6-18 years of age who have been identified as having an intellectual disability and their families 
  • Must reside in Kenora or in surrounding, road-accessible First Nation community
Application
  • Requires a medical diagnosis and 
  • Initial intake assessment
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-467-5225
Fax 807-467-5259
E-Mail children@kacl.ca
Website www.kacl.ca
Primary Executive Sheelagh Reid, Director of Children's Services; Phone: 807-467-5232
Located In Community Kenora
Address 1 Ninth Ave S
Kenora, ON P9N 2H8
 
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Intersection Ninth Ave S and Park S
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1961
Funding Regional / Municipal - Kenora District Services Board (KDSB) ; Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services (MCYS)
Elections June