John McGivney Children's Centre

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Record #: WIN0267 Last Modified: 06 Feb 2014 Last Full Update: 30 May 2013
Located In CommunityWindsor West
Address3945 Matchette Rd
Windsor, ON N9C 4C2
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AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Automatic entrance, Washroom
IntersectionMatchette Rd and Chapelle Ave
Contact Information
Office Phone519-252-7281
Primary ExecutiveElaine M Whitmore, Executive Director; Phone: ext 221
Description & Services
DescriptionJMCC: is a pediatric rehabilitation/treatment facility for persons 0 – 21 years of age with physical, developmental and neurological challenges including gross motor, fine motor and communication delays, coordination difficulties, prematurity, spina bifida, cerebral palsy, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, muscular dystrophy, autism, down syndrome, genetic conditions, cleft lip and palate and other facial differences.

JMCC: also sees children youth with a variety of other conditions including orthopedic conditions such as torticollis, plagiocephaly, club foot, toe walking, hip dysplasia etc.

Services include:
Speech, occupational and physiotherapy
Family services
Seating and Mobility Clinic
Augmentative Communication
Cleft Lip and Palate
Orthopedic Clinic.

Clinicians are able to able to fully assess the unique challenges of each individual, and are authorized to prescribe assistive devices such as braces, walkers, wheelchairs and augmentative communication devices under (ADP), the Assistive Devices Program of OHIP.

Clinicians are also able prescribe and assist to obtain funding for other assistive devices such as toilet and bath seats and home and vehicle modifications for JMCC clients.

JMCC: has an onsite licensed childcare program (18 months to 6 years) and an onsite elementary school.

JMCC partners with other agencies to provide services in the home and community including CCAC School Health Support Program, CCAC home therapy program, Preschool Speech and Language Program, Autism Intervention Program (TVCC) and others.

Clients do no pay for therapy services. Eligibility criteria apply.

Further information about the Centre is available on the website:
HoursMon-Fri: 8 am-5 pm
Areas ServedEssex County ; Windsor
EligibilityAges: 21 year(s) and under 
Infants, children, youth, and young adults birth-21 yrs with a physical/developmental need and their families
ApplicationClient referrals are accepted from a variety of sources including individuals, families, physicians and/or agencies.

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FeesService - User fees where applicable
LanguagesEnglish ; French
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Children and Youth and Ministry of Education. ; Donations ; Fees
Supplementary Info
Alternate Namechildren's ; CRC ; Functional assessments ; JMCC ; Learning abilities ; Learning disabilities ; Rehab Centre
Cross ReferenceChildren's Rehabilitation Centre ; CRC ; JMCC ; Rehab Centre
Former NameChildren's Rehabilitation Centre (2006)
Service Level(50) Non Profit