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Organization: Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Ontario  
Phone Numbers: 416-214-1056
Toll-Free: 1-800-387-1575
Fax: 416-214-1446
555 Richmond St W, Ste 1006, Box 103
Toronto, ON
M5V 3B1
Intersection: Bathurst St and Richmond St W
Location: Toronto (Old Toronto)
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm
Executives: Elaine Wilson - Executive Director
Contacts: Shauna Beaudoin - Information and Services Coordinator
Service Description: Provides support and information to people with spina bifida or hydrocephalus and their families * personal support through toll-free phone, online or one-to-one linking program * resource centre and free lending library * website features an interactive area for children and young adults, including "Getting You There" transition tools and secure forums

Public awareness activities include Teaching Awareness through Puppetry (TAPS), Folic Acid campaign and Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Awareness campaign

Regional Contacts:
  • Hamilton- 905-388-5504
  • Hanover - 519-364-4015
  • Kitchener/Waterloo - 519-571-7217
  • London - 519-438-2774
  • Mississauga - 289-997-4138
  • Niagara- 905-321-4814
  • Oshawa - 905-725-6693
  • Ottawa - 613-841-8173 or 613-248-3619
  • Owen Sound - 519-372-1529
  • Peterborough - 705-876-8477
  • Richmond Hill - 905-787-1754
  • Sault Ste Marie - 705-946-4532 or 705-779-2821
  • South Georgian Bay - 705-466-3126
  • Windsor - 519-979-5578

Meeting: Annual General Meeting September
Fees: Membership fee * based on ability to pay
Application: Self referral - telephone
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: People with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus, their families, professionals and general public
Languages: English ; French
Language Note: Some printed materials available in French; for French service clients are referred to Winnipeg or Quebec
Area(s) Served: Ontario
See Also: Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida

This information was last completely updated on 1/29/2016

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About Us
Our mission is to build awareness and drive education, research, support, care and advocacy to help find a cure while always continuing to improve the quality of life of all individuals with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus.