2017 Ontario Budget

  • Ontario will support 1,000 additional adults with developmental disabilities to participate in their communities through the Passport program
  • Over the next two years, the government will work with families and community partners to transition over 400 young adults currently in the children’s system into adult developmental services
  • For ODSP recipients, Budget 2017 increased the cash and liquid asset limits from $5,000 to $40,000 (for singles, effective January 2018) and also increased the income exemption for cash gifts from $6,000 to $10,000 per year
  • From January 2017 to March 2018, five new diagnostic hubs will be established to improve the availability of more timely Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnostic assessments so children can start accessing services as quickly as possible

Link to 2017 Ontario Budget

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