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Spinal Cord Injury Ontario

Head Office

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Record #: OAK0051 Last Full Update: 17 Jul 2013
Record Details
Alternate NameSCI Ontario
Former NameCanadian Paraplegic Association Ontario (2013)
Contact Numbers
Office Phone416-422-5644 x 211
Toll Free Phone1-877-422-1112
Fax416-422-5943
Contact Information
Address & Map
Ontario Head Office
520 Sutherland Dr
Toronto, ON M4G 3V9
 
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Located In CommunityToronto
Nearest Main IntersectionBayview Ave and Eglinton Ave E
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Organization Emailinfo@sciontario.org
Web Email Formwww.sciontario.org/contact
Websitewww.sciontario.org
Social MediaLinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary ContactKevin Rogers, Nancy Xia, Information Resources Coordinators; Phone: 416-422-5644 ext 213
Alternate ContactCharlie Warriner, Peer Support Coordinator; Phone: 416-422-5644 ext 242
Primary ExecutiveWilliam Adair, Executive Director; Phone: 416-422-5644 ext 225
Alternate ExecutiveJoanne Beaton, Director of Finance and Administration; Phone: 416-422-5644 ext 217
Service Details
Areas ServedOntario
DescriptionDedicated to assisting persons with spinal cord injuries and other physical disabilities to achieve independence, self reliance and full community participation. 
 
Services include: 
Peer Support Programs 
* link individuals and families with SCI Ontario's Peer Support volunteers for mutual support 
 
Outreach Attendant Services Program  
* a community based non-medical service which is available to contribute to the independence of adults with a physical disability 
 
Regional Services Coordinators 
* personal and family counselling and coordinating services to help with locating and adapting housing 
* provide financial counselling 
* give information on products and services, and to provide support 
 
Membership services 
* provides benefits including discounts and newsletter subscriptions  
 
Employment services 
* provides employment support to persons with disabilities as well as employers 
 
Information services 
* an information officer will answer questions on a wide range of topics pertaining to physical disabilities: travel, sexuality, health and fitness, recreation, sports, home modifications, vehicle modifications 
 
HoursOffice Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm; 
SCC Resource Centre Mon, Wed, Fri 9 am-5 pm * Tue, Thu 9 am-8 pm * Sat 10 am-6 pm
EligibilityAges: 16 year(s) and up
Applicationreferral by self, doctor, or any other professional
FeesMembership - annual fee
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; interpreters available for other languages 
Established1945
FundingProvincial ; Federal ; Fundraising - Wheelchair Relay * Barbara Turnbull Open Golf Tournament * Ski Day ; Donations ; Fees
Service Level(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Indexing
Service CategoriesDisability Associations ~ Paraplegia