March of Dimes Canada

Site: Thorold Regional Office

Service: Designability

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-687-8484
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-4742
Fax 905-685-6651
Primary Contact Kristen Carpenter, Supervisor, Regional Volunteer Services; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Haldimand County ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County
Located In Community Thorold
Address & Map
3340 Schmon Pkwy, Unit 1E
Thorold, ON L2V 4Y6
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Intersection Schmon Pkwy and Merrittville Hwy
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Develops practical, inexpensive devices that are not commercially available and enhance the daily lives of people with physical disabilities. Volunteers meet one night a month to brainstorm designs, devices are built outside of the meeting time.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Volunteers with experience in wood, metal, or plastic fabrication and/or knowledge about assistive devices or a health professional; Devices for physically disabled adults; in financial need; resident of Ontario.
Application Apply on website for designability request for assistance or to volunteer
Languages English ; French - Outreach Attendant Services
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Elections Sep
Service Categories Assistive Technology Equipment Custom Design/Fabrication ~ Physical Disabilities

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