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Spinal Cord Injury Ontario

Site: Champlain Area Office

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Names
Alternate Name OCR ; SCI Ontario ; SCIO
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
The Bronson Centre
211 Bronson Ave, Unit 241
Ottawa, ON K1R 6H5
 
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Intersection Bronson Ave and Primrose Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Regional Services 
Staff members provide practical help, advocacy and assistance from injury right through rehabilitation and into the community 
 
Peer Program 
The Connect Peer Program matches people who are newly injured, and their family members, to people who have lived experience with a spinal cord injury 
 
Cortree Disability Education Centre 
Online learning platform for people with SCI and other physical disabilities and their families * information on relevant topics around living with a disability * available for professionals
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Boundaries Champlain Local Health Integrated Network boundaries including Ottawa * Prescott and Russell United Counties * Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties * Renfrew County * Northern Lanark County * Eastern Leeds and Grenville
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
People 16 years and older with spinal cord injuries or mobility impairment and their families
Application Health care professional or self referral at https://sciontario.org/support-services/at-your-service/new-client-sign-up
Languages English - Contact person: Chris Bourne ; French - Contact person: Angela Clair ; Spanish
Fees None
Service Categories Condition Specific Rehabilitation Services ; Disability Associations ~ Paralysis ; Disability Associations ~ Spinal Cord Injuries ; Disability Related Transportation ~ Paralysis ; Disability Related Transportation ~ Spinal Cord Injuries ; Disability Rights Groups ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Paralysis ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Spinal Cord Injuries ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Paralysis ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Spinal Cord Injuries ; Service Cost Payment Assistance ~ Paralysis ; Service Cost Payment Assistance ~ Spinal Cord Injuries ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Paralysis ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Spinal Cord Injuries ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Paralysis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Spinal Cord Injuries
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-877-422-1112
Fax 613-688-0373
E-Mail info@sciontario.org
Website www.sciontario.org
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Primary Contact Angela Clair, Regional Services Coordinator, Francophone Services; Phone: 1-877-422-1112 ext 850; Email: ottawa@sciontario.org
Alternate Contact Chris Bourne, Regional Services Coordinator; Phone: 1-877-422-1112 ext 851; Email: ottawa@sciontario.org
Volunteer Coordinator Federico Boccheciampe, Peer Support Coordinator; Phone: 613-723-1033 ext 132; Email: Federico.Boccheciampe@sciontario.org
Other Details
Established 1945
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118835081 RR0002
Print Material Life After Spinal Cord Injury * Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury * Life Interrupted
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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