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March of Dimes Canada

Site: St Catharines - Brain Injury Community Re-Entry (Niagara)

Service: Personal Effectiveness Training

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-687-6788 ext 715
Website www.marchofdimes.ca
Primary Contact Lorraine Nadeau, Personal Effectiveness Training Lead Instructor; Email: lnadeau@marchofdimes.ca
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
Brain Injury Community Re-Entry
261 Martindale Rd, Unit 10
St Catharines, ON L2W 1A1
 
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Intersection Martindale Rd and Hannover Dr
Mailing Address c/o Lorraine Nadeau 
243 Church St 
St Catharines, ON L2R 3E8
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) COVID-19: Program offered virtually until further notice. Contact for information. 
 
A therapeutic day activity program designed to enhance the quality of life of adults with physical or developmental disabilities or acquired brain injuries. Provides structured activities that promote the development of social, cognitive, physical and emotional skills that will lead to increased independence and community integration. Delivered in partnership by March of Dimes Canada and Brain Injury Community Re-Entry.
Hours Contact for information
Eligibility Each applicant must:  
* Be adults 18 years of age and older  
* Have a primary diagnosis of a physical, developmental, or acquired brain injury disability  
* Have been assessed as non-competitively employable  
* Have goals related to the program components above  
* Be able to actively and appropriately participate in a group setting  
* Candidates with significant behavioural challenges will be required to have a behaviour support plan and will be assessed on an individual basis  
* Candidates with significant personal care needs will be required to obtain attendant care services through March of Dimes Canada or private service providers
Application See website for application form
Languages English ; French - Website, Publications, available as required
Fees Program - Activity fees as required ; Fee assistance available for eligible participants ; assistance is provided by government subsidy available for eligible participants.
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ~ Brain Injuries ; Adult Day Programs ~ Physical Disabilities

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