Cheshire is a non-profit, government funded organization that has been providing services to adults with significant physical disabilities to live actively, independently and with dignity in their own community since 1979.
Among other programs Cheshire has supportive housing where those individuals with disabilities who require 24 hour assistance due to unpredicability and irregularity needs for assistance. A list of these facilities can be found here. Cheshire also has an attendant outreach [attendant care] program where services are provided in people's homes. For more information on these two services, please visit this page.
We provide supportive housing and attendant outreach services to London and the five surrounding counties: Elgin, Middlesex, Huron, Oxford and Perth. (source)
What areas does this program cover?
This program covers
: London, Elgin, Middlesex, Huron, Oxford and Perth.
What is the eligibility criteria?
For eligibility information about Cheshire's supportive housing and attendant outreach services, visit this page
How do I apply?
For attendant services program fill
out this form, and either:
Post: Attention: Executive Assistant, 2-1111 Elias Street, London, ON N5W 5L1
Fax: (519) 439-4815
How long is the wait list?
mail: 2-1111 Elias Street, London ON N5W 5L1
by phone: 519-439-4246 ext. 231
In person: 2-1111 Elias Street
For additional information and contact numbers please visit this website.