“Aptus” means innate ability in Latin and is the root of words such as apt (meaning able, suitable and likely).
Since 1979, Aptus has specialized in supporting people with complex needs, including those who have a dual diagnosis mental health disorder. To meet these needs, Aptus has a comprehensive clinical team, including Occupational Therapy, Recreation Therapy and Behaviour Services teams.
To learn more about Aptus’ innovative and inclusive programming – from supported living to supported learning, see Services. To learn about Aptus’ capacity-building trainings which have been shared sector and province-wide, see Resources (or Ressources en français).
Providing people who have developmental disabilities meaningful opportunities in the community to explore what matters to them
Help Aptus continue to provide services to people who have developmental disabilities and create capacity-building resources for parents and professionals supporting people with complex needs.