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Contact Details
Office Phone 905-688-3550
Toll Free Phone 1-800-896-5496
Fax General 905-688-1055; Referrals 905- 688-9181
Social Media Twitter
Volunteer Coordinator Kristen Groom, Manager, Human Resources; Email:
Primary Executive Oksana Fisher, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 905-688-1890 ext 102; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
567 Glenridge Ave
St Catharines, ON L2T 4C2
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Intersection Glenridge Ave and St David's Rd
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) COVID-19 - The Centre is providing virtual (video and telephone) and limited in-person services on an appointment basis only. The Centre is resuming in-person services through a gradual, phased process. The intake department will continue to process new referrals for services. Check with Centre's website and social media pages for updates.  
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 
* Social work 
* Recreation therapy 
* Preschool programs for children with physical disabilities and/or speech and language impairment 
Special Services At Home 
Medical clinics for children registered: Orthopedic, Pediatric, Developmental Pediatrics; Physical Medicine, Gait Analysis Clinic, Splinting and Casting Clinic; Seating Clinic. 
Niagara Preschool Speech and Language Program, previously known as Speech Services Niagara, offers assistance if an individual feels their infant or child is delayed or having difficulty with speech and language development. Central intake for all referrals for preschool speech and language services for the Niagara Region.
Hours Mon-Thu 8 am-5:30 pm, Fri 8 am-5 pm 
Summer hours (until Labour Day): Mon-Thu 8 am-5:30 pm; Fri 8 am-1 pm
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Children with physical, developmental or communication delays or disabilities
Application Parent and caregivers may self refer. Physician referral required if child is coming to see a Niagara Childrens Centre consulting physician.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1964
Elections Jun
Service Categories Occupational Therapy ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Physical Therapy ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Recreational Therapy ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Speech and Language Pathology ~ Children and Youth With Disabilities ; Student Disability Services