Ontario. Ministry of Health

Site: Toronto - 5700 Yonge St

Service: Assistive Devices Program

Record #: ONT00055
Last Modified: 06 Jun 2024
Last Full Update: 07 Sep 2023

Description

Description (Service) Financial assistance to Ontario residents with long term physical disabilities for assistive devices essential for independent living

Pays a percentage or fixed amount of the cost of equipment * 8,000 pieces of equipment or supplies are covered by the program *may include prostheses, wheelchairs/mobility aids and specialized seating systems, enteral-feeding pumps and supplies, ostomy supplies, monitors and test strips for insulin-dependent diabetics, insulin pumps and supplies for children, hearing aids, respiratory equipment, orthoses (braces, garments and pumps), visual and communication aids, oxygen and oxygen delivery equipment * repair costs not covered

For an in-depth list of ineligible items, visit https://www.ontario.ca/page/assistive-devices-program#section-5

Services and Programs:
  • Home Oxygen Therapy

Service Details

Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility be an Ontario resident * have a valid Ontario health card * have a disability requiring the equipment or supplies for six months or longer
Application Eligibility criteria apply to each device category * applicants must complete an authorization form before making equipment purchases * devices must be authorized by a health care professional and purchased from an ADP authorized vendor
Languages English ; French
Fees None

Address and Location

Site Location Toronto (North York)
Located In Community North York Central
Address & Map
5700 Yonge St, 7th Fl
Toronto, ON M2M 4K5
Intersection Yonge St and Finch Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 416-327-8804
Toll Free Phone 1-800-268-6021
TTY Phone 416-327-4282 * 1-800-387-5559
Fax 416-327-8192
E-Mail assistivedevicesprogram@opddp.ca
Website www.ontario.ca/page/assistive-devices-program

Categories

Service Categories Assistive Devices - Funding Assistance ; Assistive Devices - Where to buy/rent/borrow ; Health & Physical Disabilities ; Health and Physical Disabilities
Service Category Groups Disabilities ; Health Care

Agency Overview

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