Community Living Algoma

Site: Elliot Lake

Service: Adult, Children, Family and Community Support Services

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides a wide range of services for children, youth, and adults with intellectual disabilities and/or autism spectrum disorders and their families
 
    Community Living Options 
  • Assists individuals to live full and complete lives within their community 
  • Offers Shared Living 
  • Offers Community Homes Program 
  • Offers Supported Independent Living 

     
    Community Participation Supports 
  • Offers a variety of options according to individual choice 
  • Enhances increasing social roles and volunteer opportunities 
  • Assists with pursuing leisure activities within the community
     
    Community Supports 
  • Provides case management and advocacy support to adults and children living in the community 

     
    Employment 
  • Assists with finding meaningful employment 
  • Offers job readiness, resumé writing, job searches skill development and job coaching 
  • Provides Vocational Supports and Employment Services 
  • Offers career planning for young adults 

     
    Specialized Supports 
  • Supports according to individuals' needs at a given time in their life 
  • Family and support groups 
  • Behavioral supports 
  • Psychological services 
  • Communication services 

     
    Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN)  
  • Provides access to specialized medical care using video conferencing and other tele-diagnostic equipment  
  • Allows specialists to remotely examine and prescribe treatments to patients in their home communities  
  • Reduces the need to travel to receive medical care
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Elliot Lake
Eligibility Individuals with an intellectual disability and/or an autism spectrum disorder
Application
  • Children's Services-Diagnosis of Intellectual Disability or Autism Spectrum Disorder by a registered medical practitioner 
  • Adult Services-application process through Developmental Services Ontario
(1-855-376-6673)
Languages English ; French - Available upon request
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-848-2475
Toll Free Phone 1-800-448-8097
Fax 705-848-2520
Website www.communitylivingalgoma.org
Primary Contact Sandra Imbeau, Manager of Supports and Services-East Algoma, Community Living Algoma; Phone: 705-848-2475 ext 1; Email: sandra_imbeau@cla-algoma.org
Primary Executive John Policicchio, Executive Director, Community Living Algoma; Phone: 705-253-1700 ext 3001; Email: john_policicchio@cla-algoma.org
Alternate Executive Heather Hicks, Director of Community, Family and Children's Services, Community Living Algoma; Phone: 705-253-1700 ext 3005; Email: heather_hicks@cla-algoma.org
Located In Community Elliot Lake
Address 255 Hwy 108 N
Elliot Lake, ON P5A 2T1
 
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Intersection Hwy 108 N and Manitoba Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1994
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services ; Ministry of Children and Youth Services ; Fundraising