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Intake Services

Health professionals, families and clients can contact Intake Services, where all referrals to ErinoakKids services are co-ordinated


ErinoakKids Intake is open for your calls Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Call 905-855-2690 (toll free 1-877-374-6625 ) and press 1

Fax number: 905-855-9451


New! Referrals may be completed through this link:

Online Referral Form


Service

Referral Criteria

Infant Hearing Screening

Baby is between 0 – 2 months of age and did not receive a hearing screening at birth

Hearing screening at birth indicated the baby should be referred to a community newborn hearing screening clinic

Baby is a permanent resident of the province of Ontario, living in the regions of Halton, Peel, Waterloo, Guelph-Wellington, or Dufferin

Infant Hearing ServicesChildren from birth to 6 years with permanent hearing impairment
 
Live in Central West Region of Ontario
Medical ServicesChildren from birth to 19 years with physical or developmental delay or disability. Does not include children with a primary diagnosis of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Learning Disorders (LD) or Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD) assessment/ follow up.
 
Live in Peel, Halton or Dufferin
Occupational TherapyChildren from birth to 19 years with physical or developmental delay/ disability requiring therapy to improve upper limb function or ability to perform activities of daily living. Does not include children with a primary diagnosis of ADHD, LD or DCD assessment/follow up.
 
Live in Peel, Halton or Dufferin
Physiotherapy Children from birth to 19 years with physical or developmental delay/ disability requiring therapy to improve gross motor function. Does not include children with a primary diagnosis of ADHD, LD or DCD assessment/follow up.
 
Live in Peel, Halton or Dufferin
Preschool Speech and LanguageChildren from birth to June 30 of the year they enter junior kindergarten (JK) with speech and/or language problems.

Referrals for Preschool Speech and Language Services will be accepted up to June 30 of the year the child is eligible to enter JK. If a child previously received speech and language services at ErinoakKids or any Ontario Preschool Speech and Language program, the child can be referred to the program again, up until April 1 of the year that they are about to enter JK.

Live in Peel, Halton or Dufferin
Vision ServicesChildren from birth to 6 years with documented visual impairment
 
Live in Central West Region of Ontario