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Organization: Algonquin College - Woodroffe Campus - Academic Access Centre - Academic Assistance for Adults with Developmental Disabilities  
Phone Numbers: 613-727-4723 ext 5726
Teletype: 613-727-7720
Woodroffe Campus
1385 Woodroffe Ave
Ottawa, ON
K2G 1V8
Intersection: Woodroffe Ave and Baseline Rd
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon, Thu, Fri 8:30 am-11:30 am, 12:30 pm-3:30 pm * Tue, Wed 8:30 am-11:30 am, 12:30 pm-3:30 pm, 5:30 pm-8:30 pm
Contacts: Dawn Tait - Program Officer
613-727-4723 ext 5726 *
Service Description: Program offering adults with developmental disabilities the opportunity to further develop their academic skills while building social skills within a college environment * students have the opportunity to participate in English, math, computers, current events, job search, and life skills * upon admission, an assessment will be completed in both English and math to provide the student with material corresponding to his/her own personal need * once the objectives have been determined, the student will continue to work independently at their own pace with the assistance of a Developmental Support Specialist * the first semester serves as a trial period and provides an opportunity to determine if this is the correct program for the student

Fees: Service - Tuition fees, visit the website for details or call.
Application: Attendance at an information session and an academic assessment are required for admission * to schedule an appointment or for further information, contact the Program Officer
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Mature student status (19 years and older) * must have an intellectual-developmental disability and have a level of independence which will allow integration into full college activity * must be able to work in a one to nine ratio * must provide last school report card and a psychological assessment if applicable
Age: 19.00 years and older
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
Ottawa (City of)  
See Also: Academic Upgrading

This information was last completely updated on November 20, 2017

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