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Tetra Society of North America

Site: Mailing Address

Service: Guelph Chapter

Contact Information
Alternate Name Guelph Tetra Society ; Tetra Guelph
Toll Free Phone 1-877-688-8762
Fax National Office 604-688-6463
E-Mail guelphon@tetrasociety.org
Website tetrasociety.org
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Eric Molendyck, Tetra National Coordinator; Email: eric@tetrasociety.org
Primary Executive David Fong, Director of Operations; Phone: 604-688-6464 ext 102; Email: dfong@disabilityfoundation.org
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address 425 Carrall St, Suite 318 
Vancouver, BC V6B 6E3
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Recruits skilled volunteers to create customized assistive devices for people with physical disabilities.
Description (Service) Assists individuals with disabilities to achieve an independent life through assistive device projects that address barriers to mobility, communication, and personal care * works with recipients and family members, caregivers, and health professionals 
 
**Tetra does not compete with commercially available products
Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility All ages are eligible for assistance. Clients are assessed individually based on need. Tetra does not require clients to provide written medical information.
Application Self referral or referral by family members or health professionals. Request for Assistance form is available on website.
Languages English
Fees Donation ; None ; Clients are asked, where possible, to make a contribution toward materials and mileage expenses. This is discussed before any costs are incurred and is generally of a modest nature.
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1987
Funding Donations
Print Material Online catalogue offering examples of assistive devices created by Tetra volunteers. Printed information pamphlets also available.
Subjects
Service Categories Assistive Technology Equipment Custom Design/Fabrication ; Daily Living Aids