For 40 years, the Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Association of Ontario (SB&H), has been committed to making a positive difference in the lives of individuals with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus.
SB&H was incorporated as a registered charity in 1973 and is governed by a volunteer board of directors. The Association supports those with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus and their families with the challenges brought on by these serious, disabling conditions.
SB&H has grown to provide a comprehensive and essential range of services for parents, families, youth and adults with sb/h. Our programs are rooted in the principles of self-help and personal support. We also serve the broader community which includes: parents who receive pre-natal diagnosis of sb/h; extended family members; all women of child-bearing age about the benefits of folic acid in the prevention of neural tube defects; and a wide spectrum of professionals in the social services, medical, health and education fields. SB&H is the only organization in Ontario addressing the particular needs of our members.
SB&H receives no government funding and generates one hundred percent of its operating revenue through a myriad of fundraising efforts. The strength of the Association is a vital network of dedicated volunteers.
For further information please contact SB&H at firstname.lastname@example.org.