March of Dimes Canada

Site: Head Office

Description
Description (Service) Community-based rehabilitation and advocacy * affordable supportive housing for people with physical disabilities

Attendant Care Services – non-medical assistance with activities of daily living in the home

Assistive Devices Program, 1-866-765-7237 -- financial assistance for adults to purchase or repair devices that increase their mobility and functional independence

Pop can tabs collection program -- proceeds support Assistive Devices Program

Home and Vehicle Modification Program, 1-877-369-4867 or 1-877-369-HVMP -- financial assistance (up to $15,000) for basic home and vehicle modifications for permanent Ontario residents with a substantial impairment expected to last one year or more

Acquired Brain Injury Services – life skills, communication, community integration, emotional and behavioural support, vocational support, recreation

Rehabilitation – life skills, transit training and recreation for young people with physical disabilities * physical rehabilitation for children and adults with neurological motor disorders or who have had a stroke or brain injury

DesignAbility -- skilled volunteers develop assistive aids not available in the marketplace

Recreation and Integration – accessible group outings, day trips, international travel, residential summer holiday * BeFriending program matches adults with disabilities to volunteers in their area

MODMobility -- group transportation for recreational outings

Post-Polio Canada, 1-800-480-5903 – peer support groups * information and resources

Stroke Recovery Canada, 1-888-540-6666 – peer support groups * information and resources
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Children and adults with physical disabilities
Languages English ; French
Fees Fees for some programs * financial assistance may be available
Address and Location
Located In Community East York
Address & Map
10 Overlea Blvd
Toronto, ON M4H 1A4
 
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Intersection Millwood Rd and Overlea Blvd
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms * designated parking
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-425-3463 ; 416-425-DIME
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-3463
Fax 416-425-1920
E-Mail info@marchofdimes.ca
Website www.marchofdimes.ca
Primary Executive Andria Spindel, President and Chief Executive Officer
Alternate Executive Jerry Lucas, Vice President and Chief Operations Officer