Developmental Services Ontario Central West Region

Site: Wellington Office

Contact Information
Alternate Name CV19 ; DSO
Office Phone Direct Line 519-894-1153
Toll Free Phone 1-888-941-1121
Primary Contact Service Navigator; Phone: 1-888-941-1121
Alternate Contact Nancy Gilchrist, Manager; Phone: 905-876-1373 ext 2602
Primary Executive Nancy Plater, Director; Phone: 1-888-941-1121
Description (Site) Mailing address only
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address 2749 Kingsway Dr 
Kitchener, ON N2C 1A7
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Point of access for Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services funded adult developmental services and supports.
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update: Effective Mar 17, 2020, all DSO CWR offices are closed to all outside visitors until further notice. 
Staff continue to provide services to clients and families through increased use of technology (e-mail, teleconference, videoconference). For assistance, call the direct line or toll free number. 
Confirms eligibility, completes application packages and makes referrals for Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services funded adult developmental services. Services include: 
* residential services and supports 
* community participation supports 
* person-directed planning 
* specialized and professional services 
* caregiver respite
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9:00 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Adults who require developmental services and supports
Application Call or e-mail for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2011
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services
Service Categories Case/Care Management ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Respite Care Registries ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Supported Living Services for Adults With Disabilities