The Gateways program supports families raising children with developmental disabilities who are experiencing additional barriers (mental health, multiple children with disabilities, low income and/or English as a second language) in accessing resources and services in the community. Gateways also supports with the transition of children with a developmental disability to adult services, including assisting with applications, future planning, and ensuring the child has supports in place when they turn 18.
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Are there any eligibility requirements to access this service?
The child must be eligible for supports through Family Supports for Children with Disabilities (FSCD).
Is there a cost?
This is a free service
How do we get support?
Referrals for this program may be made by parents, professional or supporting community members. Contact us for more information.