The Ontario Federation of Teaching Parents
A parent's guide to special education
Ministry guidelines for special education
Simcoe County District School Board
Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board
York Region District School Board
York Catholic District School Board
Ministry of Education Identification Categories and Definitions
Webinar from Community Living
A Parent's Guide to IPRCs and IEPs
Webinar from Community Living
IEPs for Parents- Simcoe District School Board
IEPs for Parents- York Region District School Board
Ministry of Education Resource Guide for Parents
MyEP- York Catholic District School Board
Safety Plan Template and Sample
Easter Seals Kids at School
Easter Seals Presentation- Developing Effective IEPs
Examples of Modifications and Accommodations
Building Effective Partnerships with your child's school team
Advocacy: how to deal with concerns at school (Easter Seals)
Easter Seals "Keys to Special Education Conference" Webcasts and Handouts
Sharing your vision with the school team
York Region District School Board Tips for Communication
Working with School Teams and Advocating for Your Child
Tips for advocating for your child at school
All About Me Document- sample 1
All About Me Document- sample 2
Transition to Post-Secondary
Inclusive Education Program at Ontario Colleges
OACRS Scholarship Award is offered by the Ontario Association of Children’s Rehabilitation Services (OACRS) for a youth who has been served by one of Ontario’s 21 children’s treatment centres to receive an . Deadline to apply each year is mid-April. Read about the CTN’s winners, here.
York University and Seneca Collage- Post-Secondary Attendant Care Program for students with physical disabilities
Tamara Gordon Foundation for Post-Secondary Funding
Easter Seals Scholarships
Portal for Awards and Scholarships for College and Universities- DisabilityAwards.ca
The Joubin/Selig Scholarship Fund providing financial assistance to post-secondary students in Ontario with permanent physical (mobility) disabilities.
Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP) for students with special circumstances - If you have a permanent disability, you could be eligible for grants and bursaries in addition to an OSAP loan.
Students with learning disabilities
National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS)
Post-secondary school supports for students with autism
Autism Ontario Post-Secondary Scholarships
Transition to Kindergarten Tips and Ideas
Transition Tips from Easter Seals
School Resources and Tips from Autism Ontario
Transition back to school after summer holidays
Transition Tips for High School students with CP
Ministry Transition “Pathways” Program
Transition Planning Tips and Ideas
Connectability.ca - resources for kids, youth and adults with disabilities.
We are partnering with Access Learning to offer PA Day camps this year. Programming focuses on inventing & creative STEM activities & includes a social skill music therapy group. Our inclusive camp welcomes children of all abilities. We require families to make arrangements for children requiring 1:1 support.
Meet & chat with other caregivers of kids with special needs.
Complimentary coffee or tea.
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