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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-821-8089 ext 7033
Fax 519-821-9865
Description (Site) Various agency locations
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address c/o Canadian Mental Health Association Waterloo Wellington 
80 Waterloo Ave 
Guelph, ON N1H 0A1
Physical Access Fully Accessible - all CMHA office locations are wheelchair accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Respite network assisting families of children and adults with developmental disabilities and families of children with physical disabilities.
Description (Service) Information about respite services * registration with the CHAP Program (Community Helpers for Active Participation) to connect with independent respite providers * referrals to other respite options 
Consists of agencies funded by the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services. Respite services in Guelph and Wellington County are co-hosted by Canadian Mental Health Association Waterloo Wellington (CMHA WW) and Family Counselling and Support Services (FCSS). Programs involved in this collaboration are Family Support Options Service (CMHA WW) and Access Information and Referral (AIR). 
Service providers include CMHA WW, Hopewell Homes, Christian Horizons, Community Living Guelph Wellington, Kids Country Club (Cambridge) and The Darling Home for Kids (Milton).
Hours CMHA Waterloo Wellington Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility To register with the CHAP Program, families must be eligible for Special Services at Home (SSAH) - children, or Passport - adult
Application To register with, families must apply using the online registration form. Families may also request paper copies of the registration form which can be submitted by fax or mail. 
For information about Special Services at Home (SSAH) and children's respite options, call 519-824-4015 or 1-877-216-1116, or e-mail 
For information about Passport Programs and adult respite options, call Developmental Services Ontario 519-821-5716 or 1-888-941-1121, or e-mail
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial
Service Categories Respite Care Registries ~ Developmental Disabilities