CONNECT offers support to clients with intellectual and developmental disabilities (ID / D) and mental illness, their caregivers, and service providers. The CONNECT Community Support Team is a partnership between Alberta Health Services and the Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) Program.
Currently eligible for Alberta PDD (Persons with Developmental Disability) program (PDD – Eligibility) and meets the Complex Need Initiative definition of Complex Service Needs (Intellectual / Developmental Disability (IDD) & Mental Health Supports - Complex Needs Initiative)
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
See contact information for CONNECT representative who can assist in accessing the service. Access is through referral; health professionals, allied health professionals, disability services providers, families, others supporting adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and individuals receiving services may apply.
Primary Care, Addictions and Mental Health and other allied health professions, please contact CONNECT representative for further information and referral forms.