Contact a social worker

Most programs at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital have a social worker available to help. Ask any member of your health-care team to refer you to a social worker. You can also contact the social worker for your program area directly and ask to be referred. Below is a list of social workers, the team or program they are assigned to, and their extensions.

Call 416-425-6220 or 1-800-363-2440 then dial an extension on the contact list:

Name Team(s) Days Working Ext
Andrea DrappelChild Development ProgramMonday-Thursday 6326 
Anna Marie BatelaanBrain Injury Rehabilitation TeamMonday-Friday6353
Barb Fishbein-Germon  Child Development ProgramMonday-Friday3584
Chandni DesaiChild Development ProgramMonday, Thursday (Satellite) and Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday (Main site)3213
Dagmara UrbanowiczComplex Continuing CareMonday-Friday6254
Gabriella CarafaChild Development ProgramMonday (afternoon), Tuesday and Thursday6315
Jessica PintoChild Development Program/Spina Bifida/Spinal Cord Injury Outpatient ClinicThursday and Friday3585
Jessica ReidChild Development Program/Brain Injury Rehabilitation Team Monday-Friday (Satellites T-R)3217
Kathy GravelBrain Injury Rehabilitation TeamMonday-Friday6402
Melissa JosephGet Up and Go: Persistent Pediatric Plan Service - SODRMonday, Tuesday and Thursday3562
Nadine SunarichChild Development ProgramMonday, Wednesday, Friday morning3543
Patrick ChoySpecialized Orthopedic Developmental RehabilitationMonday-Friday6244
Penny SparlingChild Development Program - Neuromuscular TeamTuesday, Wednesday and Thursday3580
Robin HermolinChild Development ProgramMonday, Tuesday (Satellite), Wednesday, Thursday and alternating Fridays (Main site)3605
Sunita MathaiGet Up and Go:Persistent Pediatric Pain Service-SODRTuesday, Wednesday, Friday (SODR) and Monday, Thursday (BIRT)6329
Valerie LustedSpecialized Orthopedic Developmental RehabilitationMonday-Friday 3694 
Yael DiamondBrain Injury Rehabilitation TeamMonday-Friday6077