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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides financial assistance and benefits (drug, dental, hearing aids, glasses) for families of children with one or more permanent functional disabilities 
  • Enables a child to live as normal a life as possible at home and in the community
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
  • Children who are severely disabled with a permanent functional loss in one or more areas of development 
  • Monthly benefit is determined by the extraordinary expenses directly related to the child's disability and the gross family income 
  • Medical travel expenses not covered by the Northern Travel Grant may be allowable
Application Application form must be completed and returned the regional office along with any documentation requested
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Available upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-475-1336
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-5561 Ext 1336
TTY Phone 1-800-544-6443
Fax 807-475-1295
Primary Contact Denise Larouche, Special Agreements Officer
Site Location South Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 435 James St S, Suite 111
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6S7
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Intersection Ontario Government Bldg
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services