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Organization: Independent Living Centre Kingston - Disability resources and support  
Phone Numbers: 613-542-8353
Fax: 613-542-4783
540 Montreal St
Kingston, ON
K7K 3J2
Intersection: Montreal St and Joseph St
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm
Executives: Laura Allen - Executive Director
Service Description: Disability resource centre * provide information, support, and skills-building programs * support people with disabilities, their families, and the community * programs and services are free
Community Development - Community resource library that offers information on topics such as food, shelter, and disability services in our community * computer lab with internet access equipped with accessibility features, voice input and voice output software * assist people with disabilities to volunteer in the community * help participants overcome barriers, and develop and build their skills to become successful in their volunteer positions
Direct Funding Program - Self Managed Attendant Services - Direct Funding Self-managed Attendant Services enables adults with physical disabilities to become employers of their own attendants * assist with routine activities of living, such as dressing, grooming and bathing * participants are fully responsible for managing their own employees within a budget that is developed on an individual basis
Independent Living Skills Development Services - Assist individuals to find the resources they need and develop life management skills to reach their goals
Information and Referral - Peer Support - Independent Living Skills Development - Community Development - Disability resource centre * provide information, support, and skills-building programs that address disability issues in the community * programs and services are free * non-profit organization run by and for people with disabilities * using Independent Living principles assist people with disabilities explore options, make decisions, take risks and control their lives
Information Services - Connect people with community income support programs, recreation, attendant services, poverty relief, social supports, etc * assist with the process of applying for programs such as Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) and the Disability Tax Credit

Fees: Services are free except one to one computer training for which the fee is determined on a case by case basis
Application: Telephone to initiate service
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Anyone with a disability * families of people with disabilities * general public
Languages: English ; Sign Language
Area(s) Served:
Kingston and area ; Southeastern Ontario for some programs  
See Also: Independent Living Support

This information was last completely updated on January 18, 2017

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