March of Dimes Canada (GTA)

Community Support Services (Toronto)


Description
COVID19 -- LIFE sessions and After Stroke programs are being offered virtually


Community-based rehabilitation and advocacy; affordable supportive housing for people with physical disabilities

Attendant Care Services -- non-medical assistance with activities of daily living

MODC Non-Profit Housing -- supportive care in 6 unit house, capacity 8, in Meynell House with additional houses around Ontario

Assistive Devices Program, 1-866-765-7237 -- financial assistance for adults to purchase or repair devices that increase their mobility and functional independence; may also assist with information or resources to assist in locating additional funding sources

Pop can tabs collection program -- proceeds support Assistive Devices Program

Home and Vehicle Modification Program, 1-877-369-4867 or 1-877-369-HVMP -- financial assistance (up to $15,000) for basic home and vehicle modifications for permanent Ontario residents with a substantial impairment expected to last one year or more

Acquired Brain Injury Services -- life skills, communication, community integration, emotional and behavioural support, vocational support, recreation

Conductive Education -- for people with neurological motor disorders; physical rehabilitation and education to train the brain and the body

DesignAbility, 1-800-263-3463, ext 7211
  • volunteers work with persons with mobility challenges to craft creative, custom-built solutions to overcome barriers to work, play, personal hygiene and other daily activities
  • no charge, except for building materials
LIFE (Learning Independence for Future Empowerment) -- skill-building transition sessions to provide support to young adults with a disability

Post-Polio Canada, [email protected], www.marchofdimes.ca/en-ca/programs/postpolio -- in-person and virtual support services, resources and information for polio survivors

After Stroke, [email protected], afterstroke.ca -- person-to-person support, educational opportunities and community-based programs designed to provide connection to other people, hope and life after stroke

Business and training services for other non-profit agencies
Eligibility
Children and adults with physical disabilities
Application Process
Call for information or visit website for program details
Toll Free
1-800-263-3463
Office
416-425-3463 - 416-425-DIME
Fax
416-425-1920
Website
Visit Website
Email
[email protected]
Mailing Address
885 Don Mills Rd
Unit 202
Toronto, ON, M3C 1V9
Canada
Languages
English, French
Fees
Fees for some programs; financial assistance may be available
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Fully accessible - Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms; Designated parking
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Last Updated On
December 22, 2023
Address
885 Don Mills Rd, Unit 202
Toronto, ON, M3C 1V9
Cross street: Don Mills Rd and Eglinton Ave E
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Hours of Operation
Mon
9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Tue
9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Wed
9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Thu
9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Fri
9:00 am to 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
Ontario