Description (Service) Family Support Workers provide supports to families who have a family member living at home who has an intellectual disability. Support can be provided to: 
* assist families in accessing community resources that would benefit their family member 
* support families during periods of transitions within elementary school, secondary school and future planning 
* consult with professionals and co-ordinate services as requested by the family 
* provide information, resources, strategies as challenges present 
* assist families in applying for supports and resources as appropriate
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * advise if flexibility is needed
Areas Served Bruce County - South region including communities of Paisley, Chesley, Walkerton and Lucknow ; Grey County - South region including communities of Markdale, Flesherton, Dundalk, Durham and Hanover
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) and up
Application Call
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Mainly in the family's home
Located In Community Walkerton
Address & Map
Community Living Walkerton and District
19 Durham St E
Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-881-3713
Fax 519-881-0531
Primary Contact Sheryl Marshall, Support Services Manager; Phone: ext 129; Email:
Primary Executive Rick Hill, Executive Director; Phone: ext 103; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Sheryl Marshall 
PO Box 999 
Walkerton, ON N0G 2V0
Service Categories Advocacy for People with Disabilities ; Children/Youth with Disabilities ; Resources for Children and Youth with Disabilities ; Youth with Disabilities
Service Category Groups Child / Family Services ; Disabilities ; Youth

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