John McGivney Children's Centre

Site: Windsor - Machette Rd

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Record #: WIN0267 Last Modified: 15 Apr 2015 Last Full Update: 13 May 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-252-7281
Description and Service Details
Service/Program DescriptionJohn McGivney Children's Centre 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/Craniofacial Dental Program 
* Orthopedic Clinic. 
Clinicians are 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. 
Click Here to Obtain Referral Form
LanguagesEnglish ; French
FeesService - User fees where applicable
Agency Information
Primary ExecutiveElaine M Whitmore, CEO; Phone: ext 221
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Children and Youth and Ministry of Education. ; Donations ; Fees
Agency Services
Site Information
Located In CommunityWindsor
Address & Map
3945 Matchette Rd
Windsor, ON N9C 4C2
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IntersectionMatchette Rd and Chapelle Ave
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Automatic entrance, Washroom
Service CategoriesAssistive Technology Information ~ Children and Youth with Disabilities ; Dental Prosthodontics ~ Cleft Lip/Cleft Palate ; Dental Prosthodontics ~ Facial Disorders/Disfigurements ; Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays ; Occupational Therapy ~ Children and Youth with Disabilities ; Pediatrics ~ Rehabilitation Issues ; Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation ~ Children and Youth with Disabilities ; Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation ~ Young Adults ~ People With Disabilities ; Prosthetics/Orthotics/Seating