The Capability Difference
Capability Support Services Inc. is a not-for-profit organization funded by Ontario Health West that provides attendant services to seniors and individuals with physical disabilities in Supportive Housing, Assisted Living, and Attendant Outreach services. These services are delivered in Hamilton, Burlington and Haldimand County and enables individuals to remain independent in their home environment for as long as possible.
Capability Support Services is CARF Accredited. CARF provides accreditation services worldwide at the request of health and human service providers. AbleLiving has met the rigorous standards established and evaluated by CARF demonstrating commitment to delivering the highest quality service to our residents.
Supportive housing provides services to individuals who have complex, irregular, or unpredictable needs for activities of daily living support that are not available through Home and Community Support Services (H&CSS). Supportive Housing is intended for Clients that require 24-hour availability of on-site attendant services.
Supportive Housing provides essential non-medical personal support services on a long-term contractual basis for persons with disabilities which prevents the individual from carrying out the activities of daily living unassisted. Clients must be able to live safely in their home, direct their own services and qualify to lease their own apartment.
The services available may include bathing and toileting, mobility support, medication administration, feeding supports and meal preparation. Specialized services can be transferred to personal attendant staff by a regulated health professional if deemed appropriate after assessment.
Services are delivered within an apartment setting and include the following locations:
Aldershot Village - Burlington
An assisted living program affiliated with Supported@Home Burlington provides personal support services to 10 seniors in accessible units in a 65 unit rent geared to income building.
Fee for Service
Servicing our communities for over 40 years, Capability Support Services Inc. provides opportunities for some services for an hourly fee. These are negotiated individually with an agency representative. We specialize in:
- Quality client experience
- Individual customized care
- Peace of mind for loved ones
You can find more information by contacting a Thrive Group Community Services representative.