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Contact Hamilton for Children's and Developmental Services
administers the following 3 programs; please choose the program you are interested in:
Contact Hamilton For Children's and Developmental Services

Children's Services is a program of Contact Hamilton that helps children, youth and their guardians find services for children and youth that:

  1. Have social, emotional, behavioural, psychiatric and/or developmental concerns AND
  2. Are under the age of 18 AND
  3. Live in the City of Hamilton

Anyone can make a referral to Contact Hamilton with the consent of the youth or their guardian.

Contact Hamilton also provides information to anyone about available services and supports for children, youth and their families.

To learn more about Contact Hamilton, please click here.

Developmental Services Ontario - Hamilton Niagara Region

Developmental Services Ontario (DSO) helps adults (aged 16+ years) with developmental disabilities connect to services and supports in their communities. There are nine DSO agencies across Ontario to serve you.

The DSO in the Hamilton-Niagara region is called Developmental Services Ontario Hamilton-Niagara Region (DSO HNR). The DSO HNR is a program of Contact Hamilton.

The DSO HNR serves the following communities:

Brant, Haldimand and Norfolk, Hamilton, Niagara, Six Nations of the Grand River and Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation.

To learn more about Developmental Services Ontario, please click here.

Passport for people with developmental disabilities

Contact Hamilton administers the Passport Funding Program on behalf of people approved for Passport funding.

The Passport funding program serves the following communities:

Brant, Haldimand and Norfolk, Hamilton, Niagara, Six Nations of the Grand River and Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation.

 

 

 

 

To learn more about Passport, please click here.


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