McMaster Children's Hospital

Site: McMaster Childrens Hospital

Service: Technology Access Clinic

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-521-2100 ext 77833
Fax 905-521-4964
E-Mail tacinfo@hhsc.ca
Website www.mcmasterchildrenshospital.ca/body.cfm?id=225
Primary Contact Shelley Deegan, Speech Language Pathologist
Site Information
Site Location Chedoke Hospital Site at Sanatorium Rd
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre
555 Wellington St N
Hamilton, ON L8L 0A4
Intersection Wellington St N and Barton St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name TAC
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Facilitates the communication of individuals who are not able to write due to a long-term physical disability or whose speech does not meet all of their communication needs. Serves children and adults with neurological, developmental, or multiple disabilities. Techniques include speech, sign language, picture communication displays, written language, voice output technology, and computer systems. Program assesses needs, determines eligibility for ADP (Assistant Devices Program) funding, prescribes appropriate systems, recommends strategies, trains facilitators, and provides on-going support.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Brant County ; Burlington ; Grey County ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 2 year(s) and up 
 
Clients must have proof of diagnosis of physical disability. Clients with a primary diagnosis of learning disability are not seen.
Application Contact to request a referral form
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Assistive Technology Information ; Assistive Technology Training ; Evaluation for Assistive Technology ; Speech Aids ; Visual/Reading Aids

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