Thames Valley Children's Centre

Site: London Head Office

Service: Child and Youth Rehabilitation Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-685-8700
Toll Free Phone 1-866-590-8822
Fax 519-685-8689
Primary Contact Karen Lowry, Director, Quality Management
Primary Executive John LaPorta, Chief Executive Officer
Addresses and Location
Site Location London (Central)
Located In Community London
Address 779 Base Line Rd E
London, ON N6C 5Y6
Intersection Fairview Ave and Base Line Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description (Service) Regional rehabilitation centre for young people with physical, communication, developmental needs or autism spectrum disorders * helps youth reach their potential for independence, quality of life, self-esteem, and participation in society
  • assessment
  • direct therapy (physiotherapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy)
  • communication development
  • consultation and counselling
  • parent education and support groups
  • community education
  • leisure and fitness
Services are provided in a variety of settings depending on the need

Assistive Devices Program (ADP) vendor

Autism and Behavioural Services - Provides a range of services on a fee for service basis for children and youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) * evidence based services are provided using Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)

Clinical and Technical Specialty Services - Specialized rehabilitation services for children and youth * available on an as-needed assessment and consultative basis

Early Childhood and School-Age/Adolescent Program - Services to children and youth with physical, communication or developmental needs

Grey Bruce Preschool Speech and Language Program - Assessment and intervention to preschool children with speech and language development issues
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8am-5pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Chatham-Kent ; Elgin County ; Essex County ; Grey County ; Huron County ; Lambton County ; Middlesex County ; Oxford County ; Perth County
Boundaries Southwestern Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and under 
Children and youth 19 years and younger, with physical, communication or developmental needs
Application Referral required * referring services call an intake coordinator * pre-school speech and language referrals with the exception of Grey/Bruce counties are made through Tyke Talk at 519-663-5317 ext 2224
Languages English ; French
Fees Free
Alternate Name Thames Valley Childrens Center ; Thames Valley Children's Center ; Thames Valley Childrens Centre ; TVCC
Established 1959