Who applies for assistance?
The charity receives applications from families whose children have been diagnosed with a range of disabilities including cerebral palsy, autism, muscular dystrophy, spina bifida and various developmental delays.
To be considered a candidate for assistance, applicants must meet the following criteria:
-Child (18 and under)
-Diagnosed physical or developmental disability
-Household annual income $70,000 or less
-Must be a Canadian citizen and/or have permanent resident status in Canada
How to apply
The application form can be downloaded here
Please note that President's Choice Children's Charity currently DOES NOT fund:
• Lipid Replacement Therapy
• Hemispheric Integration Therapy
• Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
• Osteopathy and Neuro-Functional Reorganization Therapy
• Music Therapy
• Vail beds
• Swimming pools
• Hot tubs
• Smart Vest
• Oxygen pumps
• Feeding pumps
Please note that this list is always under review and may change without notice.
If applying for summer camp, please submit application prior to May 1. Applications for camp must be received and approved before child attends camp.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the charity at 1-866-996-9918, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Respiteservices.com may be able to support your request and assist in the application process if you are applying for the purpose of respite care or camp related costs only. Please contact the Intake and Information line at (416) 322-6317 x1 for more information.