|Record #: NIA0093
||Last Modified: 17 Apr 2014
||Last Full Update: 17 Apr 2014
|Description & Services|
|Areas Served||Niagara Region|
|Description||Provides assessment and therapy to children with physical,developmental and/or communicative (speech and language) disabilities. Services provided include: physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech/language pathology and augmentative communication. Preschool programs for children with physical disabilities and/or speech and language impairment. Special Services At Home for physically disabled children, Medical clinics for children registered: Orthopedic, Pediatric, Developmental Pediatrics, Gait Analysis Clinic, Splinting and Casting Clinic, Seating Clinic. |
Niagara Preschool Speech and Language Service System, known as SSNiagara, offers assistance if an individual feels their infant or child is having trouble learning to talk. The Centre is the central intake for all referrals for preschool speech and language services for the Niagara Region.
For information about OT/PT/SLP therapy services for children with special needs contact Manager of Rehabilitation Services at Ext 200. For information about the Niagara Children's Centre School contact the Principal at Ext 230.
|Hours||Mon-Thur 8 am-5:30 pm|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and under |
With physical,developmental or communication disabilities. No new admissions for anyone 16 years and older.
|Languages||English ; French - in most cases|
|Application||Parent and caregivers may self refer. A physician's referral is required if the child is coming to see a Niagara Children's Centre consulting physician.|
|Fees||Membership - not required in order to obtain services|
|Address & Map|
|Located In Community||St Catharines|
|Intersection||Glenridge Ave and St David's Rd|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-896-5496|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Robin Gray, Coordinator of Human Resources & Volunteer Services|
|Primary Executive||Oksana Fisher, Chief Executive Officer|
|Service Level||(51) Non Profit Charity|
|Subjects||Caregiver support ; Children ; Occupational therapy ; Physical disabilities ; Physical rehabilitation ; Physiotherapy ; Speech disorders ; Youth|
|Broader Terms||Age groups ; Caregiver services ; Communication disorders ; Disabilities ; Disorders ; Health ; Health services ; Home support ; Physiotherapy ; Treatments|