Invitation: Getting Ready For Your Adult Life In Ottawa

Please note that registration is now full.

Youth aged 14 to 21 with exceptional abilities and their caregivers are invited to participate in our upcoming TAG event.

  • When: June 13th, 6:30-8:30pm (You can arrive at any time between these hours)
  • Where: Service Coordination Support (SCS)
    1400 St. Laurent Blvd., Suite 507, Ottawa K1K 4H4

Transition planning to adult life is very important and it is best to start early!

Transition planning can help you:

  • Decide where and how you want to live
  • Decide what you want to do for employment, volunteer work or day programming
  • Identify what your skills are and what you will need to work on
  • Understand what services and supports you will need
  • Learn how to find and use community resources
  • Identify who you want to help you

During this session, you will learn about:

Supports and Resources

Useful supports and resources in Ottawa to help you plan for your transition:

  • Important organizations you need to meet
  • Networking opportunities
  • Information sessions
  • Checklists

Developmental Services Ontario Eastern Region (DSOER)

Service Navigation

  • Assist you to start your application to Ministry funded adult developmental services
  • Confirm if you are eligible for adult developmental services
  • Provide you with information about developmental services and available community resources
Application for Ministry Funded Services

You can complete your application if you are eligible for adult developmental services. After completing a referral form, you will be connected to a DSOER assessor. The assessor will set up two meetings with you to help you complete an application package and determine the level of support you need.

Support Services at SCS

Offered at SCS, our Support Services include Adult and Children’s Case Management.

Case management at SCS is a collaborative, inclusive and individualized process. We work towards goal setting, planning, advocating and exploring available community resources to support the achievement of personal outcomes. This service is offered in Ottawa.

Light refreshments will be served!