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A

ACL Association for Community Living
ACSD Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities
ADSS Application for Developmental Services and Supports
APSW Adult Protective Services Worker
ASD Autism Spectrum Disorder

B C

CFSA Children and Family Services Act
CLO Community Living Ontario
CPI Crisis Prevention Intervention

D

DD Dual Diagnosis
DH Developmentally Handicapped
DS Developmental Services
DSA Developmental Services Act
DSO Developmental Services Ontario
DSW Developmental Services Worker

E F G H I J K L M

MCFYS Ministry of Children, Family, and Youth Services
MCSS Ministry of Community and Social Services
MSWFP Making Services Work for People

N

NADD National Association for Dual Diagnosis
NVCI Non-Violent Crisis Intervention

O

OADD Ontario Association on Developmental Disabilities
OASIS Ontario Agencies Supporting Individuals with Special Needs
OCD Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
ODSP Ontario Disability Support Program
ODSP-ES Ontario Disability Support Program - Employment Supports
OSO Ontario Special Olympics

P

PCP Person-Centred Planning
PDD Pervasive Developmental Disorder
PLAN Planned Life Advocacy Network
POA Power of Attorney
POM Personal Outcome Measures
PSW Personal Support Worker

QR

RDSP Registered Disability Savings Plan

S

SIS Support Intensity Scale
SNA Special Needs Agreement
SSAH Special Services at Home
SSW Social Service Worker

T

TAY Transitional Aged Youth
TPA Transfer Payment Agency

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