Jennifer Ashleigh Children's Charity
|Record #: CDR1469||Last Modified: 28 Aug 2018||Last Full Update: 28 Aug 2018|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/JenniferAshleighChildrensCharity/
|Description & Services|
|Description||We only provide funding for children who have one or more of the following diagnosis:
*Severe medical issue that cannot be controlled by medication and disrupts the life of the child and family
*Mental Health Disorders
(Extraordinary costs must be present which are incurred directly as a result of the child’s diagnosis).
Types of expenses we assist with:
Hospital and Treatment Costs
*Family accommodation while child is hospitalized
*Transportation between hospital and home, to/from medical appointments including fuel, public transit, train or bus fare, taxi, Wheel-*Trans, car rental, ambulance
*Sibling childcare while child is hospitalized or attending medical appointments
*Out of Country trips where treatment is not available in Canada
Household Costs (Must be directly related to child’s medical issues)
*Vehicle Repairs associated with safely transporting your child.
*Special Formula recommended by a doctor
*Disposable Medical & Feeding Supplies
*Therapies (can only apply once in a 12 month period)
Assessment Fees for therapies listed
*Specially Adapted Trikes (quote/estimate required)
|Areas Served||Peel Region|
*The need for financial assistance must result from extraordinary costs which are incurred directly as a result of the child’s illness or disability.
*The child must be diagnosed with a serious illness or permanent disability by a Canadian Medical Practitioner.
*The child must be 18 years of age or younger.
*The child and parent or guardian must be a Canadian Citizen or Landed Immigrant and be a permanent resident of Ontario. Refugee/Convention refugee status does not qualify.
*The family’s combined gross annual household income must be $60,000 or less. Exception to income will only be considered if there is more than one child with special needs in the family.
*The family must have used up all other financial resources available to them. These include: government funding, funding from service agencies and non-profit organizations
*If you own more than one property or home you are not eligible for assistance.
|Mailing Address||10800 Concession 5
Uxbridge, ON L9P 1R1
|Office Phone||905-852-1799 ext 32|
|Primary Contact||Michelle Plummer, Program Manager; Phone: ext 22|
|Primary Executive||Jane Sleep, Executive Director; Phone: ext 21|
|Service Level||(51) Registered Charity|
|Subjects||Disabilities ; Funding ; Mental health ; Physical disabilities|