OFCP Assistive Devices Funding Program Announcement
OFCP Funding Programs
The OFCP Provincial / Housing Fund and OFCP Research Fund are closed for this year. We will post future funding availability and due dates on this website.
OFCP Activity Funding Program
The OFCP Activity Funding Program is closed for this year. We will post future funding availability and due dates on this website.
66th OFCP Annual Conference
November 1-3, 2013
Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel
We have added some photos from the 66th OFCP Annual Conference to our Facebook page, please visit our page and have a look at some of the photos, click here to go there now.
With another OFCP Annual Conference behind us, we are looking for feedback about your experience. Please click here to take a few moments and fill out our short survey and leave any suggestions you may have for next year’s conference. The OFCP welcomes your ideas for speakers, workshops, and topics you are interested in to make the 2014 conference even better.
We value your feedback, suggestions, and comments as we start to plan next year’s conference. Together we can make our next conference a huge success.
The University of Ottawa is conducting a Virtual Reality and Kids Movement Research Study and is looking to recruit children with cp in the Ottawa/Gatineau area. For contact and additional information please click here.
Stay-FIT: A study looking for volunteers
Stay-FIT: A study of physical activity, cardiovascular health and obesity in adults with cerebral palsy.
We are looking for volunteers with cerebral palsy who are at least 18 years of age from the greater Toronto and south-western Ontario areas to participate in a study of physical activity, cardiovascular health, and obesity. Participants will be required to make a single visit to McMaster University in Hamilton to have their arterial health measured. Participants will be reimbursed for travel expenses and given a brief medical report upon study completion. To learn more, please contact Patrick McPhee at 905-525-9140 ext. 27037, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or click here for the flyer.
If you would like to participate and require assistance we would like to hear from you - 416-244-9686, 1-877-244-9686, ext. 224.
Doctoral Student - Looking for Volunteers
Doctoral student from Queen's University is aiming to explore the attitudes and beliefs of parents regarding children with mobility impairments' participation in extracurricular activities. Your help in expanding researchers' understanding of your experiences, in order to reach the goal of promoting extracurricular activity participation of children with mobility impairments would be appreciated. Parents of a child (age 8-16) with a mobility impairment, could participate.
The study will include a one hour interview and an opportunity to discuss results (optional). As a thank you for your participation, you will receive a $30 gift card to your choice of Starbucks or Shoppers Drug Mart.
If you are interested please contact Celina Shirazipour, PhD Student, Queen's University, email@example.com or call 613-533-6000 ext. 78841