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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-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Dates: Four year program (with the possibility of a one year extension in the evening)
Contacts: Lianne Calderone - Coordinator
Service Description: Offers various courses to adults with an intellectual-developmental disability. * The objectives are to enhance literacy and numeracy abilities as well as to build social skills. * Upon admission, an assessment will be completed in both literacy and numeracy 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 his/her own pace with the assistance of the class Counsellor. * 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 Coordinator.
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 as well as a psychological assessment
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 December 19, 2016

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