Newsletters

The Self Manager - Spring 2017

This newsletter features news and articles surrounding Self Manager's success stories, tips to make Direct Funding easier, new innovative every day technology and introductions to new DF Staff across the province.

http://www.dfontario.ca/df_public/SM-2017Spring.pdf

Posted by Disability Resource Centre for Independent Living (DRCIL) on Friday, March 17th, 2017

The Self Manager - Spring 2016

This newsletter features news and articles surrounding Self Manager's success stories, tips to make Direct Funding easier, new innovative every day technology and introductions to new DF Staff across the province.

http://www.dfontario.ca/df_public/SM-2016Spring.pdf

Posted by Disability Resource Centre for Independent Living (DRCIL) on Thursday, April 7th, 2016

The Self Manager - Spring 2016

This newsletter features news and articles surrounding Self Manager's success stories, tips to make Direct Funding easier, new innovative every day technology and introductions to new DF Staff across the province.

www.dfontario.ca/df_public/SM-2016Spring.pdf

Posted by Disability Resource Centre for Independent Living (DRCIL) on Thursday, April 7th, 2016

The Self-Manager - Winter 2015

The winter edition of the Self-Manager Newsletter.

http://www.dfontario.ca/df_public/SM-2015Winter.pdf

Posted by Disability Resource Centre for Independent Living (DRCIL) on Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

The Self-Manager - Winter 2014

The Ontario government announced recently it was increasing the funding to the Direct Funding program to help more people with disabilities live independently in their homes and become self-managers of their own attendant services.

http://www.dfontario.ca/df_public/SM-2014Winter.pdf

Posted by Centre for Independent Living in Toronto (CILT) on Wednesday, January 1st, 2014

The Self-Manager - Summer 2013

Read about a Self-Manager's first time as an author, tips for vacationing and get a refresher on calculating Public Holiday Pay.

http://www.dfontario.ca/df_public/SM-2013Summer.pdf

Posted by Disability Resource Centre for Independent Living (DRCIL) on Monday, July 1st, 2013

The Self-Manager - Summer 2012

This newsletter includes information on Nurturing Assistance, changes to WSIB premiums, a Self-Manager's story, and upcoming projects.

http://www.dfontario.ca/df_public/SM-2012Summer.pdf

Posted by Centre for Independent Living in Toronto (CILT) on Sunday, July 1st, 2012

The Self-Manager - Winter 2011

See this newsletter for the history of the Direct Funding Program, its integration with the Toronto Central LHIN, an expansion of the Direct Funding Program plus a Self-Manager's story.

http://www.dfontario.ca/df_public/SM-2011Winter.pdf

Posted by Centre for Independent Living in Toronto (CILT) on Sunday, January 2nd, 2011

Direct Funding 15th Anniversary Newsletter

Features stories and anecdotes from several Self-Managers.

http://www.dfontario.ca/df_public/15th_anniversary.pdf

Posted by Centre for Independent Living in Toronto (CILT) on Saturday, January 1st, 2011

For more information on the Direct Funding program, contact CILT:

Centre for Independent Living in Toronto (CILT)
365 Bloor Street East Suite 902
Toronto, Ontario
M4W 3L4

Tel: (416) 599-2458
Fax: (416) 599-3555
TTY: (416) 599-5077
Toll Free:1-800-354-9950


"I used to view my disability as being in bed chained down at my shoulders and my hips, waiting for someone to free me. Well, I can honestly say that Direct Funding has come along and done that!"
- 25-year-old man living with parents

Program puts more people with disabilities in control

The Direct Funding Program is being expanded to allow more Ontarians with disabilities to live independently in their homes.

You can read more about this in our News Release.

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