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The Special Services at Home (SSAH) Program helps families who are caring for a child with a developmental or physical disability. It is funded and managed by the Ministry of Community and Social Services.
The program helps families pay for special services in or outside the family home as long as the child is not receiving support from a residential program. For example, the family can hire someone to:
The amount of money a family receives depends on:
Who can get help?
You can apply for this support if your child:
How to apply for your child
Review the program guidelines and the April 2020 addendum for more information about temporary changes to eligible expenses, while communities are under COVID-19 resrictions. Download and complete an application form.
Resources to help fill out SSAH application: