Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Provides financial assistance to Ontario residents with long term physical disabilities to obtain certain equipment and supplies, appropriate for an individual's basic needs 
  • Covers, in most cases, up to 75% of the cost of items including artificial limbs, custom fabricated orthotics, wheelchairs and breathing aids  
  • Contributes a fixed amount for items such as hearing aids for adults 
  • Pays out annual grants directly to individuals requiring breast prostheses, ostomy supplies and needles/syringes for insulin dependent seniors
 
Categories of equipment include: 
  • Communication technology including teletypewriting device for the deaf (TTD), communication boards etc 
  • Insulin syringes for seniors 
  • Enteral feeding supplies 
  • Hearing devices 
  • Orthotic devices 
  • Ostomy supplies 
  • Prosthetic devices 
  • Respiratory devices 
  • Pressure modification devices 
  • Visual aids such as artificial eyes, magnifiers, optical aids, braillers, etc 
  • Mobility Devices such as wheelchairs, positioning and ambulatory aids 
  • Ventilator equipment and supplies 
  • Home Oxygen Program
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Cochrane District ; Kenora District ; Manitoulin District ; Nipissing District ; Rainy River District ; Sudbury District ; Thunder Bay District ; Timiskaming District
Eligibility
  • Any Ontario resident with a long term physical disability and a valid Health Card 
  • Age restrictions in some categories
Application Call for information or visit the website for application information
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services
Fees Recipients of Ontario Works, Ontario Disabilities Support Program or Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities Program may be eligible for additional financial assistance
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-327-8804
Toll Free Phone 1-800-268-6021
TTY Phone 1-800-387-5559
Fax 416-327-8192
E-Mail adp@ontario.ca
Website www.health.gov.on.ca/en/public/programs/adp/categories.aspx
Located In Community Northern Ontario
Address Northern Ontario
 
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Intersection Yonge St and Hendon Ave
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)