Resource Links


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Associations and Organizations

American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Autism Ontario

Best Buddies Canada

Canadian Abilities Foundation

Canadian Council on Social Development (CCSD)

Centre for Community Based Research

Children’s Mental Health Ontario

Christian Horizons

Development Services Ontario

DisAbled Women’s Network Canada (DAWN)

Down Syndrome Association of Ontario

Epilepsy Ontario

Family Alliance Ontario

Inclusion Inter-Americana

Inclusion International

Independent Living Canada

Individualized Funding Coalition for Ontario

Kerry’s Place


National Association for Dual Diagnosis (NADD)


ODSP Action Coalition


Ontario Adult Autism Research Network

Ontario Association on Developmental Disabilities (OADD)

Ontario Brian Injury Association

Ontario Partnership on Aging and Developmental Disabilities (OPADD)

Ontario Prader-Willi Syndrome Association

People First Canada

People First Ontario

PLAN (Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network)

Provincial Network

Special Services at Home (SSAH) Coalition

Special Olympics Ontario

Surrey Place Centre

UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities



PLAN – Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network

Powers of Attorney, Guardianship & Substitute Decision Makers

Special Needs Planning Group

The Hospital for Sick Children –



Social Development Canada

Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Canadian Human Rights Reporter (CHRR)

Community Inclusion – Canada’s National Inclusion Initiative

Federal Court of Canada

Government of Canada

In Unison: A Canadian Approach to Disability Issues

Legislative Assembly (including Lists of MPPs, Cabinet, etc.)

Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

Ontario Trillium Foundation supports the Rotary Employment Partnership

Statistics Canada

Supreme Court of Canada


Inclusive Education

Durham College – Community Integration Though Cooperative Education

Humber College – Community Integration Though Cooperative Education

Humber College – Community Integration Through Co-operative Education

Inclusive Education – Canada

Kids Belong Together

Ontario Coalition for Inclusive Education

People for Education

Sault College – Community Integration through Cooperative Education


Other Community Living Websites

Alberta Association for Community Living

Association du Québec pour l’intégration sociale

Association for Community Living – Manitoba

Canadian Association for Community Living

Community Living Ajax Pickering and Whitby

Community Living British Columbia

Community Living Durham North

Community Living Ontario

Community Living Toronto

Inclusion International

New Brunswick Association for Community Living

Newfoundland and Labrador Association for Community Living

Prince Edward Island Association for Community Living

Provincial Community Living Associations

Saskatchewan Association for Community Living

Yellowknife Association for Community Living


Policy Watch

American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

ARCH Disability Law Centre

Convention on the Rights of the Child (Unicef)

Council of Canadians with Disabilities (CCD)

End Exclusion

Norman Kunc

Ontario Human Rights Code

Ontario Human Rights Commission

UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Universal Declaration of Human Rights


Other Good Resources

Abilities Centre

Action Without Borders

Aging with a Developmental Disability Province-wide Workshops

Autism Speaks Canada

Communication Disabilities Across Canada


Developmental Disabilities Program, University of Western Ontario

Facilitated Communication Institute

Friendly Connections

IF Library

Inclusion Press

Karin Melberg Schwier (Books of Interest)

Paul Young and Associates

PWD-Online (Persons with Disabilities Online)

Ryerson University – School of Disability Studies

Safeguards Training for Children and Adult Services

SNOW – Special Needs Ontario Window

The Respite Learning Portal



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