War Amps

Site: Toronto Branch

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-221-2130
Fax 416-221-2132
Website www.waramps.ca
Site Information
Located In Community North York Central
Address & Map
6043 Yonge St
Toronto, ON M2M 3W2
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Intersection Yonge St and Cummer Ave
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible -- call for details
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name CHAMP ; Child Amputee Program ; Matching Mothers ; The War Amps ; War Amputations of Canada
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Margot Marre, Branch Secretary
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Financial assistance toward the cost of artificial limbs * loan of mobility equipment * counselling, peer support * safety presentations in schools

National Amputee Centre -- online information for amputees

CHAMP 1-800-267-4023, champ@waramps.ca -- for child amputees and their families * financial assistance for artificial limbs * counselling for mothers of new amputees * counselling for children by older child amputees * Jumpstart -- computer systems and adaptive technologies for children with multiple amputations
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon
Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Eligibility Children and adults * civilian and war amputees
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Assistive Technology Equipment Loan ~ Amputations ; Computer Access Aids ~ Children ~ Amputations ; General Safety Education ~ All Grade School Students ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Amputations ~ Families/Friends of People with Disabilities ~ Mothers ; Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Children ~ Amputations ; Internet Information Resources ~ Amputations ; Mobility Aids ~ Children ~ Amputations ; Peer Role Model Programs ~ Amputations ; Prosthetics/Orthotics/Seating ~ Amputations

Agency Overview

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