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Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre

Site: Technology Access Clinic

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Public Comments During COVID-19 many Hamilton Health Sciences programs and services have been cancelled or are being offered virtually. Please contact before visiting in person.
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-521-2100 x77833
Fax 905-521-4964
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) During COVID-19 many Hamilton Health Sciences programs and services have been cancelled or are being offered virtually. Please contact before visiting in person. 
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. Part of the Hamilton Health Sciences Network. 
Hours Mon-Fri 7:30 am-5:30 pm
Areas Served Brant County ; Burlington ; Grey County ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Eligibility Live in the Hamilton-Wentworth region and surrounding areas. Have a valid Ontario Health Card number. Have a physical disability.
Application Anyone can make a referral, but a physician's signature is required to confirm the client's diagnosis. Referral form is available online, or call to request hard copy.
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Site Location Chedoke Hospital Site at Sanatorium Rd
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre
325 Wellington St N
Hamilton, ON L8L 0A4
Intersection Wellington St N and Barton St E
Mailing Address c/o Technology Access Clinic - Ron Joyce Children’s Health Centre - Hamilton Health Sciences Corporation 
237 Barton St E 
Hamilton, ON L8L 2X2
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Health Care
HCSD Sub Heading Assistive Devices ; Health & Physical Disabilities ; Health and Physical Disabilities
Service Categories Assistive Technology Information ; Assistive Technology Training ; Evaluation for Assistive Technology ; Speech Aids ; Visual/Reading Aids

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