Site: Ottawa Regional Office
|Record #: OCR0541||Last Full Update: 19 Sep 2018|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Address & Map||
1101 Prince of Wales Dr, Ste 350
Ottawa, ON K2C 3W7
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|Intersection||Prince of Wales Dr and Baseline Rd|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||Offers financial assistance for children, youth and young adults with physical disabilities.
* Offers funds and disability solutions through direct financial assistance * camp and Recreational Choices Program * Feature Scholarships * Incontinence Supplies Grant Program * research * advocacy * public and consumer education and peer support.
* Services offered: Financial assistance for families to assist in covering the cost of braces * wheelchairs * special equipment not covered under a medical insurance or government plan (based on financial need).
* Camp Merrywood: Located between Perth and Smiths Falls * for children with physical disabilities ages 8 to 19; one or two week sessions * Family camp for children under 10 with physical disabilities and their families; one week sessions.
* Information on Local Fundraising events in Ottawa and surrounding areas
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Cornwall ; Lanark County ; North Dundas ; North Grenville ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Renfrew County ; South Dundas|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and under
Children and young adults with physical disabilities until their 19th birthday
|Application||Call for information * referrals are accepted from family members and professionals|
|Fees||None ; Fee assistance available for financial assistance for assistive devices ; assistance is provided by Easter Seals.|
|Service Categories||Assistive Technology Expense Assistance ~ Adolescents ~ Physical Disabilities ; Assistive Technology Expense Assistance ~ Physical Disabilities ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Day Camps ~ Physical Disabilities ~ Families/Friends of People with Disabilities ; Disability Associations ~ Physical Disabilities ; Disability Rights Groups ; Medical Expense Assistance ~ Physical Disabilities ; Residential Camps ~ Therapeutic Camps ~ Physical Disabilities ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Therapeutic Camps ~ Physical Disabilities ~ Families/Friends of People with Disabilities ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities|
|Waiting List||Yes, there may be a waiting period for some services|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-561-4313|
|Primary Contact||Jennie Wilson, Fundraising Specialist; Phone: 613-226-3051 ext 222; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Rebecca Leikin, Senior Development Officer; Phone: 613-226-3051 ext 227|
|Funding||Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119068377 RR0001 ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation|
|Elections||The Board of Directors is elected.|