Direct financial assistance to individual families is the primary focus of The Easter Seal Society, Ontario. The Easter Seal Society, Ontario acts as a third party funder and as such has no role in prescribing, recommending equipment, selecting a vendor/contractor or in the relationship between the parent and vendor.
Who is Eligible?
Children and young adults (birth to 19th birthday) with physical disabilities, who are registered with The Easter Seal Society, Ontario qualify for financial assistance towards the purchase of eligible services and special equipment.
What is Funded?
Easter Seals financial assistance program picks up where the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care's Assistive Devices Program(ADP), insurance and other family resources leave off. The list of eligible equipment and services is reviewed regularly and priority is given to mobility and communication devices. Easter Seals' funding contribution is based on availability of funds.
For program guidelines click here