Teen Transition Guide
Transition to Post-Secondary School
Housing Resources for adults with developmental delays
Gage Transition to Independent Living Program
Connectability.ca - resources for kids, youth and adults with disabilities
Transition to Adulthood Checklist for youth with ASD
Tip Sheets- Funding Opportunities for Adults with Disabilities
Find resources on post-secondary school here
Developmental Services Ontario (DSO) - intake can start at 16 yrs. old
Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) - apply at age 17 1/2
Passport Funding (age 18)
Tips for Passport Spending
Other Programs to consider:
The Building Brighter Futures Fund- Autism Ontario
Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP)
Ability Online is a free, monitored & secure online community that welcomes kids, teens & young adults of all abilities. Find a friend or be a friend to someone just like you! Separate sections for different age groups & specialized tools help address transitional needs & challenges. Parents and professionals welcome.
Connectability.ca - resources for kids, youth and adults with disabilities.
Life Skills App- MagnusCards
"We Have Something To Say" Initiative report for youth with special needs
Autism Ontario support for youth and young adults with ASD
Webinar: Mental Health and Well-Being in youth with Cerebral Palsy (CP)
Programs for youth in Simcoe
Private Day Programs in York Region
Transfer Payment Day Programs in York (through DSO)
Autism Teenage Partnership
Disabled Sailing Association of Ontario
Social Development Program for Youth age 18-29
March of Dimes BeFriending® Buddy Program
Checkered Door- Barrie
Housing Resources- Autism Ontario
"Work Force Ready" from Seneca
March of Dimes Employment Services for Clients
Reena Supported Employment Programs- York Region
Community Living Toronto
A.C.T. 4 Youth Initiative to achieve independence or employment goals
York Region District School Board Work Experience Program
Access Talent: Ontario’s Employment Strategy for People with Disabilities
Common Ground Co-Operative
Viability Careers for employers and young adults with developmental disabilities
EmploymentWorks Program for youth and young adults with ASD
CommunityWorks Program for youth and young adults with ASD
The YMCA Youth "Quest" Program in Alliston
Fun, inclusive & anyone can play!
YMCA of Simcoe/Muskoka Proud supporters of accessible sports!
Join some other kids for a Flashdance Friday Groove Fit class.
Open to those ages 4-16yrs diagnosed with ASD & Siblings.
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