Here are websites that are helpful when it comes to special education and special needs in Ontario.

Government Resources


The Ministry of Education (Ontario)


The Ontario Ministry of Education – Special Education Section




The Ontario Special Education (English Tribunal) (OSET)



Speech and Language Disorders Resources


Canadian Association of SLP and Audiologists


OACRS links to the children's treatment centres in Ontario


Ontario Association of SLP and Audiologists


AAC Intervention


Ontario Association for Families of Children with Communication Disorders (OAFCCD)




Blind or Partially Sighted Resources


Canadian National Institute for the Blind


National Coalition for Vision Health


Deaf or Hard of Hearing Resources


Canadian Association of the Deaf


Canadian Hearing Society


Hearing Foundation of Canada


Ontario Association for the Deaf


VOICE for Hearing Impaired Children


Bob Rumball Foundation for the Deaf


Silent Voice Canada




Neurological Disabilities Resources


CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability


Cerebral Palsy Canada


Muscular Dystrophy Canada


Ontario Brain Injury Association


Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Canada


Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Ontario


Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada


Autism Resources


Autism Society of Canada


Autism Ontario


Autism Speaks


Canadian Autism Intervention Research Network


Geneva Centre for Autism


Treatment and Education of Autistic and Communication related handicapped Children


QuickStart Early Intervention for Autism


Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorder Alliance (CASDA)



Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Resources


Canadian Association for Community Living


Canadian Centre for Substance Abuse (FAE/S)



Canadian Down Syndrome Society


Council for Exceptional Children


Ontario Association for Community Living


Connect Ability


United Families of Eastern Ontario (UFFEO)






Gifted Resources


Association for Bright Children


Teaching Gifted Children


** Government of BC Resource Guide


AD/HD Resources


Canadian Attention Deficit Disorder Research Alliance


Canadian Children's Rights Coucil


Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder


Children's Mental Health Ontario


Focus Adolescent Services



Learning Disabilities Resources


Learning Disabilities Association of Canada


Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario


Mental Health Resources

Ontario 211


The Crossroads Children's Centre


Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa


Youth Net


Provincial Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health


eMental Health


Children`s Mental Health Ontario