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Organization: Lions Foundation of Canada - Dog Guides  
Phone Numbers: 905-842-2891
Toll-Free: 1-800-768-3030
TTY: 905-842-1585
Fax: 905-842-3373
Email: info@dogguides.com
Website: www.dogguides.com
Address:
152 Wilson St
Oakville, ON
L6K 0G6
Intersection: Rebecca St and Kerr St
Location: Oakville
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Executives: Sandy Turney - Executive Director
905-842-2891 ext 224 * sandyturney@dogguides.com
Public Contacts: Alex Ivic - Director of Programs
905-842-2891 ext 243 * aivic@dogguides.com
Service Description: Trains guide dogs to assist Canadians with a medical or physical disability

Programs include:

Canine Vision - For people aged 12 and older who are blind or visually impaired

Hearing Ear
- For people aged 10 and older who are deaf or hard of hearing

Autism Assistance
- For children ages 3-12 and their families living with autism spectrum disorder

Service Program
- For people aged 10 or older with a medical or physical disability

Seizure Response
- For people aged 6 or older with epilepsy

Diabetic Alert -
Assists people aged 10 or older who have type 1 diabetes with hypoglycemic unawareness

Fees: Free
Application: Application form and assessment * must meet eligibility criteria
Eligibility / Target Population: People who are blind, hearing impaired, physically or medically challenged who require specially trained dogs to meet individual needs
Languages: English * French
Language Notes: Services, information, resources and website are available in French
Area Served:
Canada  
See Also: Blindness and Impaired Vision
Deafness and Impaired Hearing

This information was last completely updated on September 4, 2018

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Updated September 4, 2018
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