Niagara Children's Centre

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Record #: NIA0093 Last Modified: 05 Jun 2015 Last Full Update: 04 May 2015
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Description & Services
Description (Service)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.
HoursMon-Thu 8 am-5:30 pm
DatesAll year
Areas ServedNiagara Region
EligibilityAges: 18 year(s) and under 
With physical,developmental or communication disabilities. No new admissions for anyone 16 years and older.
ApplicationParent 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.
LanguagesEnglish ; French - in most cases
FeesMembership - not required in order to obtain services
Contact Information
Office Phone905-688-3550
Toll Free Phone1-800-896-5496
Volunteer CoordinatorRobin Gray, Coordinator of Human Resources & Volunteer Services
Primary ExecutiveOksana Fisher, Chief Executive Officer
Located In CommunitySt Catharines
Address & Map
567 Glenridge Ave
St Catharines, ON L2T 4C2
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IntersectionGlenridge Ave and St David's Rd
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status(51) Registered Charity