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Passport Program

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Passport Program

Passport is a program funded by the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services or adults with a developmental disability.

The Passport Program helps adults with a developmental disability be involved in their communities and live as independently as possible by providing funding for:

  • community participation services and supports,
  • activities of daily living and person-directed planning,
  • caregiver respite services and supports.


Any adult who is eligible for developmental services and supports funded by the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services, including young adults who are 18 years of age and still in school, may apply for funding through Passport. Access to funding under the program is subject to available resources.

A referral can be made by contacting your local Developmental Services Ontario office to complete an application package. Developmental Services Ontario – North East Region can be reached at 1-855-376-6376. For more information about applying for developmental services and supports please visit the Developmental Services Ontario section of this website.


Your feedback is appreciated - Passport Program Survey 

For more information on the Passport Program, please call 1-800-668-8555 and ask to speak with a Passport Coordinator.

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