About Us

West Toronto Support Services (WTSS) is an accredited community not-for-profit organization providing social support to adults 55+, adults with disabilities and caregivers. We offer quality and affordable services in the west end of Toronto to support our mission of assisting individuals maintain their quality of life and to live independently.

You’ll find the answers to your questions within this site:

Accessibility

Our offices and washrooms are wheelchair accessible.

The Customer Service Standard

This is the first standard developed under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA). It sets out the obligations for businesses and organizations to provide goods and services in a way that is accessible to people with disabilities.

West Toronto Support Services (WTSS) recognizes and understands that people have disabilities with different needs and has complied with the Customer Service Standard to ensure all people, communities and businesses can fully participate in our services.

To request a copy of our Accessibility Plan and/or Accessibility Report, please contact the Manager, Operations & Development at (416) 653.3535 Ext. 234.

For more information about the Customer Service Standard, please visit http://www.accesson.ca/.

Accessibility Plan

WTSS is dedicated to identifying and removing barriers that limit and restrict the ability of the individuals that we support from fully accessing any WTSS locations and the communities in our catchment area. As a result, WTSS has developed an Accessibility Plan is to identify and address accessibility issues at WTSS locations, as well as in the community.

To request a copy of our Accessibility Plan, please contact the Manager, Operations & Development at (416) 653.3535 Ext. 234.

Language Support

Where possible, we encourage clients to find someone who can interpret and advocate for them to make communication and delivery of services possible in a timely manner.

We also offer interpretation services over the phone in 170 different languages through a professional service.

To talk to someone, please call (416) 653-3535

We are open Monday to Friday, 9am to 4:30pm.

Cultural Competency & Diversity Plan

West Toronto Support Services (WTSS) is committed to demonstrating an awareness of, respect for, and attention to the diversity of the people with whom it interacts (clients, staff, volunteers, families/caregivers, and other stakeholders) that are reflected in attitudes, organizational structures, policies, and services.

Cultural Competency & Diversity Plan

Addresses how WTSS will respond to the diversity of its stakeholders as well as how the knowledge, skills, and behaviours will enable personnel to work effectively cross culturally by understanding, appreciating, and respecting differences and similarities in beliefs, values, and practices within and between cultures.

To request a copy of our Cultural Competency & Diversity Plan, please contact the Manager, Operations & Development at (416) 653.3535 Ext. 234.

Health & Wellness Philosophy

West Toronto Support Services (WTSS) strives to support clients remain independent.   This is done through our variety of quality services.   However, being healthy in your home and community involves other aspects as-well.   Read our Health & Wellness Philosophy to see how WTSS promotes and ensures that your health needs are met.

Health & Wellness Philosophy