West Central Regional Office
|Record #: MHL0139||Last Modified: 17 Oct 2017||Last Full Update: 17 Oct 2017|
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|Description & Services|
|Description||March of Dimes Canada Assistive Devices Program assists adults with physical disabilities who are in financial need to purchase assistive devices that increase their mobility and functional independence.
The Program can help to buy, repair and maintain a wide variety of mobility or assistive equipment.
The Program may also have contact information or resources to assist you in locating additional funding sources for disability management and return to work programs.
Some devices that may qualify for funding include:
*Manual and Power Wheelchairs
*Knee Ankle Foot Orthosis (KAFO)
*Ankle Foot Orthosis (AFO)
*Home and Bath Aids
*Floor Patient Lifts
*Basic Aids for Daily Living
*Repairs to Existing Devices
|Hours||Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Brampton ; Bruce County ; Dufferin County ; Grey County ; Mississauga ; Muskoka District ; Simcoe County ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County|
|Eligibility||Ages: 19 year(s) and up
To qualifty for the Program, the Applicant must have an ongoing physical disability that requires the use of an assistive device.
The applicant must be:
In financial need (refer to the income chart) http://www.marchofdimes.ca/EN/programs/adp/Pages/eligible.aspx
19 years of age or older
A permanent resident of Ontario
Applicants under the age of 19 should apply for Assistive Devices funding from Easter Seals Ontario.
Persons with disabilities
|Address & Map||
2227 South Millway, Ste 100
Mississauga, ON L5L 3R6
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|Intersection||Erin Mills Pkwy and Burnhamthorpe Rd W|
|Transit Information||Mississauga Transit Info 905-615-4636|
|Toll Free Phone||1-877-427-6990|
|Print Material||Newsletters, Information kits, Brochures|
|Funding||Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way ; Fees ; Foundation - Trillium|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity|
|Subjects||Advocacy ; Assistive devices ; Attendant care ; Building accessibility ; Cerebral palsy ; Disabilities ; Employment ; Equipment ; Head injuries ; Health assessments ; Home adaptations ; Injured workers ; Injuries ; Multiple sclerosis ; Muscular dystrophy ; Parkinsons disease ; Physical disabilities ; Physical rehabilitation ; Polio ; Recreational activities ; Spina bifida ; Strokes ; Support groups ; Supportive housing ; Vehicle adaptations|