Developmental Services Worker

2-year, Ontario College Diploma Program

Developmental Services Worker

Developmental Services Worker Program – supports individuals who have a range of physical, cognitive or developmental abilities. The role of the graduate has expanded considerably in order to implement the concepts of inclusion to support individuals to be full citizens empowered to live out their dreams.

Ontario Colleges Program Codes:
Full-Time Program Code: 0139

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You will make a difference by supporting individuals to participate in, contribute to, and enjoy a meaningful life in the community.

Careers for Graduates include the following:

  • Student Support Professionals within educational services
  • Employment support in vocational services
  • Developmental Services Workers in residential services and families


You can make a difference by enrolling in the DSW program at Confederation College! The DSW Faculty look forward to sharing their passion with you about the disability sector. This is the BEST career ever!

Confederation DSW students participate in a campaign to eliminate the "R" word.

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