March of Dimes Canada
March of Dimes Canada has been providing compassionate, professional services for more than 20 years and our experienced, caring staff has helped us grow into one of the largest attendant service providers in Ontario.
Where funding and resources are available and in conjunction with personal care [attendant care], we may help with daily activities such as household management or accompany consumers to medical appointments and special events. (source)
What areas does this program cover?It seems to cover most of Ontario.
What is the eligibility criteria?In order to be eligible for service, clients must:
Have a permanent physical disability or acquired brain injury.
Be 16 years of age or older.
Be a resident of Ontario?
Have a valid health card.
Be able to direct his/her care (be capable of managing, determining, and communicating when and how he/she needs assistance and is able to co-operate with this provision).
Be eligible for specific Aging at Home programs.
Not be in receipt of insurance funds.