parentsThe Adult Protective Service Worker may also offer services and supports to eligible adults with a developmental disability who are parents, including providing information about the type of services and supports that are available to their children. The focus of ongoing assistance from the Adult Protective Service Worker is on the needs of the parent(s) who have a developmental disability, which may include services that specialise in teaching parenting skills.

For more intensive help with CASE MANAGEMENT specifically related to the children’s needs, the Adult Protective Service Worker would support the adult to make inquiries about case management or other services for children, including child protection services or those that specialize in teaching parenting skills.