Richmond Hill Mobility Accessibility Foundation

Record Details
Alternate Name RH Mobility
Office Phone 905-751-9121
Fax 905-780-3877
Website www.rhmobility.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/RHmobility
Established 1999
Funding City / Town - Disabled Parking By-Law Reserve Fund ; Fundraising - Bingo ; works with March of Dimes Canada, The Children’s Treatment Network and other organizations to support Richmond Hill residents
Description (Service) Mobility Support Services * financial assistance for assistive devices * subsidizes mobility equipment * Ramps, tub transfer benches, wheelchairs (both manual and electric), grab bars, seat cushions, commodes, beds, transfer boards, bath chairs, computer software;
Subsidized gym memberships for persons with disabilities, accessible gym equipment funded by RH Mobility and housed at Ed Sackfield Fitness Centre;
Disabled Parking Reserve is money collected from anyone who parks illegally in a handicapped parking space and receives a parking violation ticket * 50% of the fine associated with that ticket goes into the Disabled Parking Reserve By-Law to be used for future mobility initiatives
Hours Call for information
Dates contact for information
Areas Served Richmond Hill
Eligibility Richmond Hill residents with special needs or who would benefit from improved accessibility of services and facilities
Application subsidized assistive devices apply by referral of occupational therapist or doctor using application form available on website, need letter from doctor or OT (explaining need and benefit of device based on medical history), 2 quotes for the assistive device(s) and financial information of applicant *
Languages English
Fees Program ; Subsidized fitness membership applicant pays $45 for a 6-month fitness and/or aqua membership, and RH Mobility covers the remainder of the membership fee *
Located In Community Richmond Hill
Address & Map
120 Newkirk Rd, Unit 11
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 9S7
Intersection Yonge St and Crosby Ave
Physical Access Not Accessible
Service Categories Accessibility Information ; Assistive Technology Expense Assistance ; Issue Advocacy ~ Accessibility Issues

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