Applying for Services and Supports for Children and Youth
Developmental Services Resource Centre
– Waterloo Region (DSRC) acts as the single point of access to developmental services for children and youth in Waterloo Region. As such, DSRC will collect information and determine eligibility for children and youth under the age of 18 for Ministry of Child and Youth Services (MCYS) funded developmental service programs.
DSRC provides information and assistance in accessing developmental services to parents and care providers of children between the ages of birth and 18 years. DSRC also provides information to community members and professionals regarding developmental supports and services in our region.
For information on referrals and to download the referral package, please visit the website
or contact DSRC directly at 519-741-1121.
Applying for Services and Supports for Adults
Adults seeking developmental services and supports in Waterloo Region can call Developmental Services Ontario Central West Region at 1-888-941-1121. Developmental Services Ontario will confirm your eligibility for services and explore resources that may be helpful to you!
You can also visit the Developmental Services Ontario Central West Region website.