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Name Located Address Phone Description Hours Areas Served Eligibility / Application / Fees
DARTS
(HAM0140)
Hamilton 235 Birch Ave
Hamilton ON L8L 0B7
905-529-1717 * ATS Reservations 905-529-1212
Provides door-to-door transportation service to individuals who are unable to use regular public transit due to a disability. Participants must first register with Accessible Transportation Services (ATS), a department of the Hamilton Street Railway (HSR). Employs wheelchair accessible buses, vans, MVs, and contracted taxi services when appropriate and works under contract to ATS.
Mon 12 midnight-12:30 am, 5 am-12 midnight * Tue-Fri 12 midnight-2 am, 5 am-12 midnight * Sat 12 midnight-2 am, 6am - 12 midnight * Sun 12 midnight-2 am, 6 am-12 midnight * Administration and ATS reservations: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

persons with disabilities who are unable to access regular transit service * pre-registration is required * available to qualified residents of other municipalities while they are visiting Hamilton

Application

To register, complete an application form and have it signed by a doctor. Applications can be found on the Accessible Transportation Services website, or call 905-529-1212. To reserve a ride, call up to 7 days in advance. To register for Interactive Voice Response (IVR) and ATS Web contact ATS at 905-528-4200 ext 1830.

Dawn Patrol Child and Youth Services
(HAM0135)
Hamilton East 82 Victoria Ave S
Hamilton ON L8N 2S7
905-526-9529
Provides various programs and services, for youths and their families, focusing principally on the needs of youth in conflict with the law.
Programs & Services :
Bernhardt House
PASS (Program Progressive Accountability Through Supervision & Support)
BRIDGE Program
Parent / Adolescent Conflict Program)
PMAB ( Prevention and Management of Aggressive Behaviour)
ESP (Educational Support Program)
REACH (Rewarding and Enhancing the lives of children)
Youth Mediation Services
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Application

Contact for information

Dawn Patrol Child and Youth Services, Bernhardt House
(HAM4548)
Hamilton Central 82 Victoria Ave S
Hamilton ON L8N 2S7
905-528-2315
The direct intake detention site for all female young persons in conflict with the law in the City of Hamilton, Also operates Open Custody program for female young persons from the Hamilton, Niagara, Brant, and Guelph areas funded by the Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of), Waterloo Region, Wellington County, Haldimand County, Niagara Region, Brant County, Norfolk County Application

Referrals from Western Region Courts and Probation Offices i.e. Hamilton, Wellington, Waterloo, Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk, Niagara.

Dawn Patrol Child and Youth Services, Bridge Program
(HAM1964)
Hamilton East 837 King St E
Hamilton ON L8M 1B3
905-526-9529
Operated in partnership with the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board, program aims to integrate youth at risk for re-offense into community schools or alternative ed resources, to complete partial/full credits, and to learn the skills needed to lead productive and pro-social lives.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Any youth on a Probation Order whose Probation Officer believes needs special academic or vocational programming or consultation * Any young person who is having difficulty finding a community school placement (following suspension or expulsion) * Any young person who is enrolled in a Section 23 classroom in a custody setting and is being discharged from mid-semester

Application

Young Persons interested in applying should fill out an application with their Probation Officer and/or with their Section 23 teacher or Guidance Counsellour and fax to the BRIDGE Program at 905-544-9933.

Dawn Patrol Child and Youth Services, Parent/Adolescent Conflict (PAC) Program
(HAM1402)
Hamilton East 82 Victoria Ave S
Hamilton ON L8N 2S7
905-526-9529
A family-focused, client-responsive intervention for families in crisis and at risk of breakdown or harm because of parent/adolescent conflict. Offers parenting support, behavioural contracting, and conflict mediation. Funded by the Ministry of Children and Youth Services.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

All individuals and families referred for service will be accepted if there is space available. There are no restrictions on client eligibility, but there must be some capacity for voluntary participation in the service.

Application

Referrals through Children's Aid Society of Hamilton or Catholic Children's Aid Society of Hamilton exclusively.

De dwa da dehs nye>s Aboriginal Health Centre
(HAM2060)
Hamilton East 678 Main St E Ste 200
Hamilton ON L8M 1K2
905-544-4320
1-877-402-4121
Assists in accessing culturally appropriate healthcare programs and services.
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon * 1 pm-4:30 pm
Hamilton (City of), Brantford Eligibility

Aboriginal people (First Nations, Metis, Inuit) and their families or individuals who self-identify as connected to Aboriginal heritage that are involved in the health system.

Application

Contact for information

Down Syndrome Association of Hamilton
(HAM0143)
Dundas 26 - 1/2 Hatt St
Dundas ON L9H 2E8
905-628-4141
An organization committed to making available support, education, and activities to a variety of community group and members.
Services include:
Direction with respect to income tax matters, available subsidies, and benefits
Education and school information
Opportunities for child, parent, and family social networking
Workshops and meetings
New baby visits
School visits
Provincial (DSAO) and Federal (CDSS) affiliations
Hours not specified
Hamilton (City of) Eligibility

Self-Advocates, Family Members, Parents, Caregivers, Professionals (Educational, Medical, etc.), Concerned Public

Application

Contact for information

Dr. Bob Kemp Hospice, Centre for Hospice Palliative Care
(HAM0340)
Hamilton Mountain Central 277 Stone Church Rd E
Hamilton ON L9B 1B1
905-387-2448
Provides end of life comfort and caring support to meet the physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs of people living with a progressive life-limiting illness. This support extends to provide grief and bereavement for caregivers.
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Hamilton (City of), Norfolk County, Niagara Region, Burlington, Haldimand County, Brant County Eligibility

Individuals with life threatening conditions, their families, and caregivers.

Application

Referral from a health care professional.

Dundas Community Services
(HAM0144)
Dundas 2 King St W Suite 3A
Dundas ON L9H 6Z1
905-627-5461
Provides assistance to people living in Dundas and the surrounding areas in identifying and meeting community needs.
Services include:
* Services for seniors and people with disabilities
* Meals on Wheels
* Transportation to shopping and doctors appointments for persons unable to drive
* Information Dundas
* Volunteer Service
* Community Development/Planning
* Income Tax Clinic for persons on limited income from February - April
* Friendly Calling & Visiting for seniors and persons with disabilities
* Tourist Information Centre
Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Dundas Eligibility

Open to all

Application

No application required

Dundas Community Services, Income Tax Clinic
(HAM2264)
Dundas 2 King St W Suite 3A
Dundas ON L9H 6Z1
905-627-5461
Income Tax assistance for Dundas residents, on limited or fixed income.
Tue 6:30 pm - 8 pm
Dundas Eligibility

Dundas residents on low or fixed income. Clients without dependents must have a gross household income below $20,000. Clients with dependents, including a spouse or equivalent, must have a gross household income below $30,000.

Application

Contact for information

Dundas Community Services, Meals on Wheels Dundas
(HAM0606)
Dundas 2 King St W Suite 3A
Dundas ON L9H 6Z1
905-627-5461
Provides a hot nutritious meal to persons in their own home or apartment delivered at lunch time. * Service is for people with disabilities, recuperating from surgery or anyone not able to cook a meal for themselves. * No deliveries on holidays and weekends.
Administration Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Meals delivered Mon-Fri from 11 am-1 pm except holidays or weekends
Dundas Eligibility

Seniors, Disabled persons, People convalescing at home.

Application

Contact for information

Dundas Community Services, Services for Seniors and People with Disabilities
(HAM0145)
Dundas 2 King Street W Suite 3A
Dundas ON L9H 6Z1
905-627-5461
Comprehensive service provides seniors and people with disabilities, with home support.
Services include:
Security checks and Reassurance programs
Caregiver education
Counselling, support and crisis intervention
Canada Post Alert Program
Meals on Wheels
Volunteer friendly visiting services and calling
Volunteer assisted transportation
Mon-Fri 9 am - 5 pm
Dundas Eligibility

Seniors, Disabled Persons

Application

Contact for information

Dundas Dynamo Basketball Club, Day Camp Programs
(HAM3253)
Dundas
905-628-4966
Offers one week basketball skills development camp open to all regardless of ability and experience.
Integration of special needs children may be accommodated and will be reviewed on an individual basis.
Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm
Hamilton (City of) Application

Registration is required

Dundas Street Medical Centre, Walk-in Clinic
(FLM0321)
Waterdown 252 Dundas St E Unit 1
Waterdown ON L0R 2H4
905-689-8833
Walk in medical clinic with associated family practice * doctors and nurses assess and treat minor illnesses and injuries
Mon-Fri 9 am-6 pm * Sat 9 am-2 pm
Flamborough Eligibility

People who need medical care for minor illnesses and injuries

Application

Call or visit * No referral required

Dundurn Medical Centre
(HAM4179)
Hamilton West 50 Dundurn St S
Hamilton ON L8P 4W3
905-529-4040
Walk in medical clinic * doctors and nurses assess and treat minor illnesses and injuries
Mon-Fri 9 am-9 pm * Sat and Sun 10 am-6 pm * Holidays 12 noon-5 pm
Hamilton (City of), Burlington, Caledonia, Grimsby Eligibility

People who need medical care for minor illnesses and injuries

Application

Call or visit * No referral required

Dyslexia Resource Centre
(HAM2812)
Ancaster 1175 Wilson St E Unit B
Ancaster ON L8S 4K6
289-239-7100
Offers tutoring service for adults and children with dyslexia, academic assessment including Dyslexia Determination Test, one-to-one multi-sensory tutoring, and tutoring to address a dyslexic learning profile.
Mon-Thu 8 am-7 pm, Sat 9 am-12 noon
Hamilton (City of), Niagara Region, Halton Region, Peel Region, Durham Region, York Region Eligibility

Individuals with dyslexia

Application

Contact for information