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CommuniCare Therapy

Site: Ottawa

Alternate Name CommuniCare ; OCR
Legal Name CommuniCare Therapy Inc.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
2723 Lancaster Rd, Suite 202
Ottawa, ON K1B 0B1
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Intersection Walkley Rd and Lancaster Rd
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Private rehabilitation company specializing in the provision of Occupational Therapy, Dietetics, Speech Language Pathology, Social work and Physiotherapy to children and adults * contracted community and school based services in the Ottawa and Eastern Counties regions * private therapy services available in Ottawa and the surrounding areas * Services offered in the client's home, at the office, or at any designated site

Services available in both official languages and include:

Speech Language Pathology: services in the area of articulation / phonology, communication and language, voice and fluency; intervention often includes family members and caregivers

Occupational Therapy: assesses clients' needs and develops therapy programs to increase independence in daily living; prescribes aids such as bathroom aids, walkers, wheelchairs and power mobility devices; assesses the clients' individual safety and accessibility needs and recommends modifications to the home, work or school; ergonomic assessments; sensory needs assessments & treatment programs, fine motor skills assessment and treatment

Physiotherapy: programs promoting healing and maintaining or increasing strength, endurance, coordination, balance and range of motion; prescribes equipment such as bathroom aids, and mobility devices such as crutches, canes, walkers, wheelchairs, and power mobility devices

Social Work: assesses psychosocial functioning of clients and families; counselling, emotional support, palliative care and motivation

Dietetics: registered dieticians evaluate nutritional needs and establish a care plan tailored to them; assessment of special needs such as supplements and special nutrition preparation available by mouth or tube feeding
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * service hours can be tailored to meet the clients' needs
Areas Served Eastern Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Clients may be self referred or referred by a doctor, a health professional or by a school
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - $120/hr for private clinic services (2020) ; Services are paid privately by the client, or may be contracted by insurance companies or other public/private agencies.
Service Categories Health/Disability Related Counselling ; Occupational Therapy ; Physical Therapy ; Speech and Language Pathology ~ Communication Impairments
Waiting List Varies
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-738-2871
Toll Free Phone 1-877-738-2871
Fax 613-738-2754
Primary Contact Kim Collingwood, Executive Director; Phone: 613-738-2871 ext 228; Email:
Alternate Contact Shelley Walton, Private Practice Coordinator; Phone: 613-738-2871 ext 202; Email:
Primary Executive Cindy Harrison, President; Phone: 613-738-2871 ext 223; Email:
Other Details
Established 1992
Funding Fees
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada * Staff certified by their respective professional associations

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