Spinal Cord Injury Ontario

Record #: ONT00085
Last Full Update: 22 Feb 2024

Contact Information

Office Phone 416-422-1112
Toll Free Phone 1-877-422-1112
Fax 416-422-5943
E-Mail info@sciontario.org
Website www.sciontario.org
Primary Contact Administrator; Email: referrals@sciontario.org

Agency Information

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Dr Stuart Howe, Chief Executive Officer
Funding Private ; Provincial

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Assists people with spinal cord injuries and other physical disabilities achieve independence, self-reliance and community participation * services include: 

  • Service Navigation - Providing practical help, advocacy and assistance from injury to rehabilitation
  • Peer Support - SCIO Peer Program matches people who are newly injured and their family members to people who have lived experience with a spinal cord injury
  • Employment Services - Job coaching and skills workshop to help overcome barriers to employment
  • Cortree - Learning platform where people with spinal cord injuries and other physical disabilities can access information on relevant topics

Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Adults 16 years and older, who have a physical disability that affects their mobility and their families

Call or visit the website, self referral: Visit SCIO

Languages English ; French
Fees Free

Site Information

Site Location Toronto (North York)
Located In Community North York Central
Address & Map
520 Sutherland Dr
Toronto, ON M4G 3V9
Intersection Sutherland Dr and Glenvale Blvd
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Advocacy for People with Disabilities ; Disabilities Employment Program Resources ; Disabilities Employment Programs
Service Categories Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs ; Peer to Peer Networking ~ Spinal Cord Injuries ; Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Disabilities ~ Physical Disabilities