Spinal Cord Injury Ontario

Site: Champlain Area Office

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Names
Alternate Name 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) Information and referral, counselling and assistance services * adjustment to disability * sexuality * housing * equipment * transportation * financial assistance * education * support services * sports and leisure activities * promotes public awareness * peer support  
 
Peer Connections meetings held monthly on a variety of topics related to spinal cord injury and physical disability such as: vehicle modification * recreation * bowel & bladder * skin care * nutrition. Periodic opportunities for activities such as sit skiing * sailing * games night, etc.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * services available on weekends and evenings upon request
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 Call and speak to a Regional Services Coordinator
Languages English - Contact person: Chris Bourne ; French - Contact person: Angela Clair
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 ~ Paralysis ~ Families/Friends of People with Disabilities ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Spinal Cord Injuries ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Spinal Cord Injuries ~ Families/Friends of People with Disabilities ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Paralysis ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Spinal Cord Injuries
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-723-1033
Toll Free Phone 1-888-723-1033
Fax 613-688-0373
E-Mail chris.bourne@sciontario.org
Website www.sciontario.org
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Primary Contact Angela Clair, Bilingual Regional Services Coordinator, Francophone Services; Phone: 613-723-1033 ext 133; Email: angela.clair@sciontario.org
Alternate Contact Chris Bourne, Regional Services Coordinator; Phone: 613-723-1033 ext 134
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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