Music and Dance Zoom classes for children and teen/adults with special needs.
Family Services Ottawa will be offering their Fall programs virtually and registration is now open for all programs. Please see below for the program flyers for the following groups:
CHEO will be offering free virtual workshops in August and September so please visit the CHEO website to have the latest information.
In addition to our in-person music summer day camp for the special needs community (which is still running!), Lotus Centre for Special Music Education is offering a virtual half-day summer camp for those who are not able or prefer not to attend in-person camp at this time.
See the Virtual Music Camp poster.
The intent of Student Links is to assist students between the ages of 14 and 21, who have an intellectual disability, to explore ideas for their future after leaving high school. It is an opportunity which will offer students’ time for the exploration of new ideas about what they hope the future might hold.
For more information and to apply, see the Student Links Application form.
BEING studio is a community of artists with developmental disabilities. BEING has been continually adapting to the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, and recently launched an exciting virtual program called BEING Home. The virtual program offers facilitated chat sessions, home art supply deliveries and video prompts to inspire art projects from home. What felt at first like a lifeline for our community has begun to open a world of possibility and expanded connection that we never thought possible.
For more information, please see the BEING home information package.
Autism Awareness Centre Celebrates 17 Years and along with Independent Living with Autism they have created a document called Your Roadmap to Success. It includes webinar events and other resources.
Please see Your Roadmap to Success for more information
MindWare Academy is an environment that allows students with learning disabilities to grow emotionally, physically and academically. They provide support to children who have Asperger’s, Non-verbal Learning Disorder, Gifted L-D Dyslexia, ADHD, ect.
For more information, please see the MindWare Academy Flyer
Online zoom classes, date & times to be determined.
Join parents from the Autism & ADHD community for this 4/part series exploring evidence-based mindful parenting strategies to support your child or teen through this crisis.
Cost is 20/family
Please view the TIPES Mindful Parenting flyer for more information