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As the first person in North America to walk again using a Rex Bionics exoskeleton, Mitch Brogen wants you to experience for yourself the power of bionics. His company, Able Bionics, is a pioneer gait neuro-rehabilitation service specializing in exoskeletons and robotic walking devices for clinics and physiotherapists to offer to individuals with mobility issues. Services include therapies, training, and business/product sales and support. Able Bionics currently offers Ekso Bionics, ReWalk Robotics, B-Temia’s Keeogo and Rex Bionics walking devices to Canadians. We currently have our ABLE Program available in two facilities in Toronto, two facilities in London and one in Aspen, Colorado.
Bard has joined BD. Together BD and Bard have become one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and are focused on Advancing the World of Health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of better care.
For over 100 years, we have been developing innovative technologies, services and solutions that help advance both clinical therapy for patients and clinical processes for healthcare providers. BD has 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues. BD helps customers enhance outcomes, lower costs, increase efficiencies, improve safety and expand access to healthcare.
Through our BDI (BD Interventional) business segment, we are committed to empowering people living with spinal cord injuries to make their lives easier through better care, comfort and a choice of urological products they can trust like our Magic3Go® and Magic3® intermittent catheters as well as our PureWick® female and Spirit™ male external catheters. Our promise to you shows in everything we do, in how we interact, in how we care.
Bayshore HealthCare Ltd.
Bayshore HealthCare Ltd. understands the needs of people with Spinal Cord Injuries and is committed to helping them return to maximum functional independence. Our national network of specially trained caregivers offers a range of nursing, personal care and rehabilitation services.We take a holistic approach and ensure client centred care. Our service starts with a comprehensive assessment including hospital discharge planning, assessing home safety and accessibility, and determining care, equipment and rehabilitation needs. Care plans include specialized nursing for spinal cord injuries, bathing, dressing, feeding, transferring, housekeeping and companionship; including 24-hour care if required. Our physiotherapists and occupational therapists will provide in home treatment,ensure proper positioning,recommend equipment to maximize independence and assist with community integration and return to work. We provide cost effective services by teaching caregivers how to integrate therapy and rehabilitation goals into daily activities. Our staff of dedicated health care professionals work to meet the needs of clients across Canada as they move through their recovery, allowing them to manage their daily living as independently as possible.
Bergeron Clifford Injury Lawyers
Sponsors of the Kingston Region Peer Support Program!
1 Hyperion Ct.
Kingston, ON K7K 7G3
We work only for injured clients, never for insurance companies. As a former insurance defence lawyer, Ted knows how the industry works from the inside, and knows how insurance companies see cases and clients.
Coloplast Canada Corporation
Sponsor of Provincial Peer Connections
Coloplast develops products and services that make life easier for people with very personal and private medical conditions. Working closely with the people who use our products, we create solutions that are sensitive to their special needs. We call this intimate healthcare. Our business includes ostomy care, urology and continence care, and wound and skin care. We operate globally, employing more than 10,000 people.
Specializing in nutrition for people with disabilities, Joanne Smith knows that nutrition has a profound impact on our physical and mental health. Life with a disability is a delicate balance of trying to stay healthy and avoiding any associated secondary health issues. It is often the secondary health problems that prevent us from living independently. That’s why proper nutrition and healthy living are essential. Fruitful Elements applies this philosophy in its preventative health approach – providing individuals with wise nutritional and lifestyle choices. Fruitful Elements specializes in delivering one-on- one personal consultations, individualized nutrition protocols, menu planning, cooking workshops and group presentations.
Hollister Incorporated is an independent company that develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products worldwide. The company develops and manufactures products for ostomy care, continence care, and critical care and also develops educational support materials for patients and healthcare professionals. Hollister Incorporated has been serving healthcare professionals and consumers for more than 95 years and is committed to making life more rewarding and dignified for people who use its products and services.
1900 Victoria Park Ave
Toronto, ON M1R 1T6
Humberview Mobility is dedicated to providing our clients with the vehicle modification to meet their needs. With over 45 years of combined experience, we have the expertise and the experience to find a vehicle modification to meet your needs. We have an inventory of new and used wheelchair accessible vehicles, and provide all types of adaptations such as hand controls, turning automotive seats and wheelchair/scooter lifts. With our new shop and indoor showroom, conveniently located in Toronto we are your source for all your vehicle and modification needs!
Insurance Bureau of Canada
2400-777 Bay Street P.O. Box 121
Toronto, ON M5G 2C8
IBC is the national industry association representing Canada’s private home, auto and business insurers. Its member companies make up 90% of the property and casualty (P&C) insurance market in Canada. For more than 50 years, IBC has worked with governments across the country to help make affordable home, auto and business insurance available for all Canadians. IBC supports the vision of consumers and governments trusting, valuing and supporting the private P&C insurance industry. It champions key issues and helps educate consumers on how best to protect their homes, cars, businesses and properties. To contact us online, please visit: http://www.ibc.ca/on/about-us/contact-us/contact-us-form
Iver Fashion Inc.
Just as an artist uses a paintbrush, Travis Iverson loves how people use fashion as a tool for self-expression… that highlights your personality, makes you feel good, and improves your overall confidence. Travis sustained a spinal cord injury 13 years ago and recently designed a fashionable, accessible men’s clothing line after years of frustration with the lack of stylish clothing options available to him. Using breathable, absorbent materials that are durable and hypo-allergenic, his company, Iver Fashion, provides men who want to look good, with wrinkle- free, stain-free and moisture-wicking fabrics that don’t compromise on style.
Sponsors of the London Peer Support Program!
At Lerners LLP, our experienced person injury lawyers have won some of the largest compensation verdicts for personal injury clients and their families. We know that handling a personal injury case means more than winning, it means taking care of what’s most important–you and your loved ones.
- Over 85 years experience practicing personal injury law
- Tireless, fearless advocacy with your best interests in mind
- Passionate involvement in the service of our community
- Award-winning customer service and client support
- Expertise in matching you with the medical care you need
If you’ve been injured, You need a Lerners Lawyer.
THE MORRIS LAW GROUP
Sponsor of Hamilton Region Peer Support Program
The Morris Law Group has been practising personal injury law in the Golden Horseshoe Area for over 50 years and has assisted many individuals with securing their and their family’s future after suffering a spinal cord injury. We ensure that your rights are preserved and that you receive the personal attention you deserve. Our firm offers in-house Accident Benefit consultants to help simplify the claims process and also provides an onsite Health Professional to ensure you get the proper medical attention required.
If you or a loved one has experienced a spinal cord injury, call The Morris Law Group at 905-526-8080 or toll free at 1-877-464-4466 for a free consultation with one of our experienced personal injury lawyers. We work on a contingency basis, meaning there is no cost to you unless there is a monetary recovery of funds.
Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP
50 O’Connor Street
Ottawa, ON K1P6L2
Our Ottawa personal injury lawyers have a long history of representing individuals and their families who have been injured as a result of an accident. We understand the significance of the losses being suffered. We are there to help put your lives back together.
Over the years we have seen many individuals who have not been aware of the various sources of financial support that are available; have missed important time limitations that prevented them from obtaining full benefits; or have jeopardized their rights by signing off too early on a settlement.
It is our experience that the resolution of financial concerns plays a significant role in the recovery process. It is important in the short and long term to have as much access as possible to the assistance required to deal with the many changes to an injured person’s normal living conditions and environment.
The legal problems in such cases are complicated and require specialized knowledge to find the best solutions. Our experienced Ottawa personal injury lawyers will do everything in their power to help you through this labyrinth and to obtain the financial compensation you need and deserve.
It is important for you to contact a personal injury lawyer to determine if you have a claim. Nelligan O’Brien Payne LLP offers free consultations to those who are seriously injured. You can contact us by email at email@example.com, or by calling 613-238-8080 or toll free at 888-565-9912.
Oatley Vigmond Personal Lawyers LLP
Oatley Vigmond is a leading personal injury law firm with offices in Toronto, North York, Barrie, Hamilton, Sudbury, and North Bay, and serves clients all across Ontario. Their skilled team of Personal Injury Lawyers and Accident Benefits Specialists are committed to securing the best possible outcome for those with catastrophic injuries.
After sustaining serious injury, one of the most important factors to recovery is having a strong advocate by your side. Someone who understands the obstacles you will face and knows how to navigate it with expertise and compassion. With over 40 years’ experience in personal injury law, and a proven track record of success, Oatley Vigmond has an unparalleled understanding of what is needed for the rehabilitation, care, and welfare of clients and their families.
Oatley Vigmond is consistently ranked as one of the top personal injury law firms in Canada by Canadian Lawyer, a highly-respected legal guide. Their lawyers, many of whom are certified litigation specialists, are frequently recognized by Lexpert and Best Lawyers as among the best in their legal field. Personal injury cases are very complex and you need to ensure you are properly represented after a catastrophic injury or impairment by someone who has your best interests in mind, not just a quick settlement. Oatley Vigmond has the team, the resources, and the expertise to offer you the best representation possible – period.
One Way Productions
296 Darling St.
Brantford, ON N3S 3X8
- Music festival and event promotion
- Audio and lighting rentals
- Tent rentals
- Live music for any occasion
- Dj service for any occasion
SCI Supply Inc.
SCIsupply Inc. appreciates first-hand, the importance of incontinence supplies. Having lived with a spinal cord injury since 1995, Michael Johnson, founder of SCIsupply Inc, has extensive experience with various supplies required for a healthy bladder program. The company was founded in 2009, and specializes in the online sale of incontinence as well as ostomy and skin/wound products. SCIsupply Inc. understands there are enough things to worry about on a daily basis, therefore, the company strives to improve your shopping experience by ensuring it is as convenient and seamless as possible.
Silver Cross Automotive Inc.
Silver Cross Automotive Inc. was born from a passion for accessibility by Savaria Corporation, Canada’s largest accessibility company. In 2016, Silver Cross Automotive, a division of Savaria, acquired the assets of Canada’s largest accessible vehicle retailer, Shoppers Home Health Care Automotive, including the innovative Sparrow Hawk vehicle conversion and adaptation division.
The result is an incredible team of experienced accessible transportation professionals backed by the financial stability and singular focus on mobility from Savaria Corporation.
Our technicians and service staff bring decades of solid experience. Our sales professionals understand that every client is different and requires our understanding in order to match the right product perfectly. We get it – being in a wheelchair doesn’t mean life is off limits. It means let’s remove the barriers and let’s roll…
Silver Cross Automotive proudly sells a broad range of accessible vehicle products from Savaria, Sparrow Hawk, Vantage Mobility (VMI) and Bruno. We also offer services for driver aids and adaptations. If you want to drive or ride, we want to help get you there.
Strype Injury Lawyers
141 Adelaide Street West Suite 1400
Toronto, ON M5H 3L5
We are Personal Injury Lawyers. Our main expertise is in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice. Our firm has built a reputation for legal excellence and client advocacy. Our firm is committed to a single goal: helping clients secure the maximum possible settlement needed to fund ongoing medical and lifestyle needs.
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We are committed to providing compassionate, caring support.
Our reputation for client advocacy is well known within the personal injury law field.
We only get paid on settlement or judgment.
Located in Toronto, Universal Motion takes great pride in our reputation for providing innovative and comprehensive answers to the mobility problems faced by individuals, institutions, wheelchair accessible taxi drivers and commercial transportation companies. Marco Ferrara, the founder and Dealer Principle at Universal Motion who is himself a quadriplegic wheelchair user since 1984, puts it this way, “Our company takes pride in our designs and the manufacturing of mobility products for the physically challenged and their families. Our goal is to include quality, safety, convenience and innovation for every solution we provide. I continuously strive for superior products and service. I wouldn’t recommend it if I didn’t use it myself.” Our decades of experience and passion for innovation and quality are what allow us to provide superior products and service tailored to fit any individual’s particular needs.
Walk It Off Spinal Cord Wellness Centre Inc.
WALK IT OFF Spinal Cord Wellness Centre Inc is a Not-For-Profit organization (Ontario, 801853664) that provides exercise-based recovery, education and support to those living with neurological disorders; specializing in spinal cord injuries (SCI). We aim to improve quality of life and increase independence by maximizing recovery. Walk It Off designs a program that does not impose limitations. Our focus is to stimulate the nonfunctioning areas of the body through core strengthening and repetitive load-bearing exercise using various specialized equipment. In addition, we offer a personalized health maintenance program to help you achieve your fitness goals. If you play adaptive sports, our sport specific training helps to maximize your performance. We look forward to helping you on your journey to recovery, health and wellness.
When John Wright started this team in 2002, it was from a philosophy that puts the rehabilitation needs of the individual first. He gathered leading industry professionals who had a compassionate, caring, respectful and empathetic approach necessary to help people navigate a changed reality. This philosophy holds true today and we continue to seek out experienced team members who can deliver that support with respect and compassion.
Sponsor of the Hamilton Region Peer Support Program
Please feel free to call or email us with any questions you may have regarding your injury. And remember, your first consultation with us is free and you do not pay any fees until your case is resolved.