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Ontario. Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services
Northern Ontario
Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities Program, North Bay

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Description
  • 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
Eligibility
  • Children who are severely disabled with a permanent functional loss in one or more areas of development
  • Must reside at home with their parents/caregivers
  • 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


Age Requirements: Ages: 18 year(s) and under;

Residency Requirements: Includes eastern part of Kenora District along Hudson and James Bay coastline
Application Process
  • Call the office for application forms and there will be a follow up visit
  • Individuals in this area can also apply online
  • If they have technical difficulties, they can contact Service Ontario at 1-855-231-1255
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
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(30) Provincial Government
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On July 13, 2018

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