Our H.E.A.R.T.S Caregiver Program provides professional supports, educational resources and networking opportunities for older adult caregivers caring for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Using virtual tools, H.E.A.R.T.S. program staff support clients with:
- future care planning;
- access to developmental services;
- caregiver wellness activities; and
- regular workshops on topics of interest to caregivers.
Educational Resources: Supporting families in caregiving
Below are a series of educational modules and workshops specially developed for caregivers of persons with development disabilities. Educational modules were created in partnership with Humber College.
Module 2: Supporting families (di)stress reduction
This program is offered in collaboration with Humber College, Community Living York Central and other agencies that support adults with disabilities and their caregivers, and is fully funded by the United Way Greater Toronto’s Allan Slaight Foundation.
Open to older adult caregivers (ages 55+) caring for adults (ages 18+) with developmental disabilities.
Please call the H.E.A.R.T.S Caregiver Program Manager at 416-243-0127 ext. 262 for further program information.
FeesNo cost. This program is funded by United Way Greater Toronto’s Allan Slaight Seniors Fund.
This is a virtual program.