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Specialty Clinics

Seating Clinics
Seating clinics take place annually or as needed to assess and monitor the positioning and mobility needs of individuals who use a wheelchair. The seating clinic team includes a physiotherapist, occupational therapist and wheelchair technician working together with the individual and their caregivers. Custom seating is available for those who require specialized features. As Assistive Devices Program (ADP) assessor will be present to assist with government funding for the recommended equipment.

Eligibility: Ongwanada clients who currently use or may need a wheelchair.

Fees: Some government funding is available for wheelchairs and seating equipment through the ADP program. Individuals may also be required to cover some of the equipment cost. Ther are no fees charged for attending seating clinics.

Healthy Eating Clinics
These clinics provide an opportunity to educate clients and caregivers about nutritional needs and good eating habits. Challenges faced by individual clients due to their disabilities are reviewed and addressed. The team includes Ongwanada's dietitian, the client's counsellors, an occupational therapist, psychologist, and social worker.

ALERTS

Christmas Lunch today results in limited parking at ORC
Please note that today, December 7, Ongwanada is hosting its Annual Christmas Luncheon at the Resource Centre on Portsmouth. Due to extra guests, there is very limited parking at the Resource Centre. ... More
Hydrotherapy Pool Closed until further notice
Effective October 24, 2017, Ongwanadas Hydrotherapy Pool will be temporarily closed while the pools dehumidification and heating system is being replaced. We understand how important the therapeutic benefits of our pool is to our users and apologize for any inconvenience this temporary closure causes. Please check Ongwanadas website, Facebook, and/or Twitter, for future announcements regarding the pools re-open date. ... More

WHATS NEW

Christmas Lunch today results in limited parking at ORC
Please note that today, December 7, Ongwanada is hosting its Annual Christmas Luncheon at the Resource Centre on Portsmouth. Due to extra guests, there is very limited parking at the Resource Centre. ... More

Hydrotherapy Pool Closed until further notice
Effective October 24, 2017, Ongwanadas Hydrotherapy Pool will be temporarily closed while the pools dehumidification and heating system is being replaced. We understand how important the therapeutic benefits of our pool is to our users and apologize for any inconvenience this temporary closure causes. Please check Ongwanadas website, Facebook, and/or Twitter, for future announcements regarding the pools re-open date. ... More

2017-2018 Operating Plan
Document detailing progress toward Building Capacity & Moving Forward with a Person-Centred Approach

September, 2017

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2018-2019 Kingston Internship Consortium Brochure
Please note: This internship site agrees to abide by the APPIC policy that no person at this training facility will solicit, accept, or use any ranking-related information from any intern applicant.

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Horizon - Summer 2017
The summer 2017 edition of the Horizon is now available. Read it today!

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2016|2017 Annual Report
Keeping Vision 2020's Momentum Going

Click below to view Ongwanada's 2016-2017 Annual Report or stop by our Resource Centre to pick up a copy.

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