Description & Services
Public Comments National office was established in 1945 and the local Sault Ste. Marie office was established in 2007
Description (Service)
  • Assists individuals with spinal cord injury and other physical disabilities and their families through its programs and services
  • Provides a one-stop access for information

    Rehabilitation Counselling
  • Provides one on one support for indivduals to assist in regaining independence in the community
  • Offers service coordination, information and counselling

    Peer Support
  • Links individuals with recent spinal cord injury with trained volunteers living with a spinal cord injury

    Community Advocacy
  • Provides a collective voice and representative for persons with spinal cord injury and other physical disabilities to government, the health care system, communities and the public
  • Hours Mon-Wed 9 am-5 pm
    Areas Served Algoma District
    Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
     
    Spinal cord injury or other physical disability
    Application Intake assessment
    Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) - Available upon request ; Interpretive Services - Available upon request
    Fees None
    Contact Information
    Office Phone 705-759-0333
    Toll Free Phone 1-877-531-1513
    Fax 705-759-0335
    E-Mail diane.morrell@sciontario.org
    Website www.sciontario.org
    Primary Contact Diane Morrell, Regional Services Coordinator, Spinal Cord Injury Ontario
    Site Location John Rhodes Community Centre
    Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
    Address Unit 2
    260 Elizabeth St
    Sault Ste Marie, ON P6A 6J3
     
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    Intersection Wellington St W and Elizabeth St
    Physical Access Fully Accessible
    Other Details
    Legal Status (50) Non Profit
    Established 2007
    Funding Fundraising ; Donations