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Corbrook is a community-based service organization that has been helping people with varying levels of abilities and their families for over sixty five years. Our person-directed philosophy and approach supports people to make informed decisions and personal choices that will help them achieve their goals. We offer a wide range of Services geared to helping people become more independent, build self-esteem and enjoy a higher quality of life. Visit About Us to find out more.
We have helped thousands of people just like you become more independent, enhance your skills and enjoy a higher quality of life. Our wide range of Services and supported community activities are designed to meet your needs: whether you want to attain paid or volunteer work experience, or simply to have more fun, make friends and learn something new. Not only that, at Corbrook, we believe in and practice person-directed planning, so you are always in charge as you progress towards achieving your goals.
We are funded by the Ministry of Community and Social Services, through Developmental Services Ontario – Toronto Region, which means that our services are currently open to persons with a developmental disability (whether or not that person has additional physical needs and / or developmental issues). ODSP Employment Supports are open to anyone receiving ODSP.
Corbrook works hard to build relationships – with other service agencies, local businesses, individuals, families and volunteers – so we can help you connect with the community resources and supports that are available to you. We also take an active role as members of various associations that provide a wealth of information, expertise and resources that we can share with the people we support. Visit Our Partners for a list of our partners with links to their websites.
Our staff are happy to give you as much information as possible on the services that we provide. Then, when you are ready to apply for services, you will need to connect with Developmental Services Ontario – Toronto Region toll-free at 1-855-DSADULT (1-855-372-3858) or TTY 416-925-0295.

If you would like to access our Fee For Service/Passport Programs visit https://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/mycommunityhub/Activity_Search to apply now.

There are currently wait lists for certain services. Our staff can provide you with information specific to the services you are interested in.
Most of our services are funded by Ministry of Community and Social Services, through Developmental Services Ontario – Toronto Region. For eligible individuals, no fees will be required. If you do not qualify for funding under a government program or are on a wait list, you may still take advantage of our exceptional services on a fee-for-service basis. If you would like to register for a Fee for Service/Passport Program visit: https://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/mycommunityhub/Activity_Search or speak to our staff to find our more.
Under the new Service and Supports to Promote the Social Inclusion of Persons with Developmental Disabilities Act, 2008 the funding criteria will be changing to give more control to people wanting to purchase services.
To access funding, contact Developmental Services Ontario – Toronto Region toll-free at 1-855-DSADULT (1-855-372-3858) or TTY 416-925-0295.
Funded by the Province of Ontario, the Passport Initiative aims to give more financial control and options to people with developmental disabilities through direct purchase of day support services from various developmental service organizations. Click on the link above to find out more.
Volunteering at Corbrook is a great way to contribute to your community while you make new friends and have fun. Many people help out at our Events, others work in our office or assist with our workshops. Whether you have a little or a lot of time to spare, we have tons of interesting ways to put your enthusiasm to work. Call us at 416-245-5565, or email info@corbrook.com or http://corbrook.com/newsite/about-us/get-involved/
Through our established partnerships with various colleges and universities, every year Corbrook provides students with the opportunity to complete part of their academic requirements, in a fun, challenging, and highly social environment. If you are a student interested in a placement with us, call 416-245-5565, or email info@corbrook.com or http://corbrook.com/newsite/about-us/get-involved/
Corbrook welcomes visitors and we do provide tours of our facilities. To book an appointment at our East Campus Call: 416-431-9000, West Campus: 416-245-5565
At this time we do not provide transportation, however both of our locations are conveniently situated on major public transportation routes. Visit Contact Us for our locations, addresses and maps.