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