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Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free 1-877-688-8762
Fax 604-688-6463
E-Mail info@disabilityfoundation.org
Website www.tetrasociety.org
Primary Contact Eric Molendyk, National Program Coordinator; Phone: 1-604-688-6464 ext 117
Primary Executive Ruby Ng, Executive Director; Phone: 604-688-6464 ext 103
Address & Map
The Old BC Electric Building
425 Carrall St, Suite 318
Vancouver, BC V6B 6E3
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Recruits skilled technical volunteers to create customized assistive devices for adults and children with disabilities to help overcome accessibility and independence challenges * volunteer opportunities
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Canada
Boundaries Canada and the United States
Eligibility To get a device: no restrictions * people living with a disability 
 
Volunteers: individuals 19 and older * engineering/handyman skills and an aptitude to design and build unique devices
Application To get a device: call the toll free number or or visit the website and complete the Request for Assistance form * to find the closest chapter: call the toll-free number or visit the website * to become a volunteer: see the postings on the website
Languages English
Fees None - service, out-of-pocket expenses (materials and mileage) of volunteers are reimbursed by the client where possible
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/63077456382/
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1987
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 140435108 RR0001
Print Material General brochure * Gizmo Newsletter
Date Updated 19 Oct 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Assistive Technology Equipment Custom Design/Fabrication ; Mobility Aids ; Prosthetics/Orthotics/Seating ; Recreational Aids ; Volunteer Opportunities

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