Community Resources

Toronto District School Board  Physical Therapy Department

Anne Ricci       



Bloorview Kids Rehab


150 Kilgour Road Toronto M4G 1R8

Tel: 416-425-6220        Toll Free: 1-800-363-2440

Assesses and treats children born with disabilities and special needs and those who acquire disabilities through serious illness or accidents

The Hospital for Sick Children


555 University Avenue, Toronto M5G 1X8

General inquiries: 416-813-1500
Ontario Poison Centre: 416-813-5900
Telehealth Ontario info line: 1-866-797-0000


 Geneva Centre for Autism 


112 Merton Street, Toronto M4S 2Z8

(416) 322-7877                 Fax: (416) 322-5894

Resource and clinical centre for autism with training, support and resources for people      with autism/PDD

Autism Society of Ontario


1 Greensboro Drive, Suite 306     Etobicoke

(416) 246-9592

Charity providing support and information for people affected by autism and their families.

Easter Seals


One Concorde Gate, Suite 700     Toronto          M3C 3N6

1.800.668.6252             416.421.8377                 Fax   416.696.1035


Dedicated to fully enhancing the quality of life, self-esteem and self-determination of Canadians with disabilities through camp and recreational programmes, financial assistance and scholarships

 OntarioFederation   of Cerebral Palsy 


104-1630 Lawrence Avenue West Toronto, M6L 1C5
 (416) 244-9686     Toll-Free: 1-877-244-9686 (Ontario only)   Fax: (416) 244-6543


A non-profit, charitable organization that assists people with cerebral palsy and their families with education, funding for equipment, planning for the future, and accessing community services

Community Association for Riding for the Disabled          


4777 Dufferin Street, North York, M3H 5T3        

416 667 8600      Fax:416  739 7520

Dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with disabilities through quality therapeutic riding programmes

Laura Hunter’s Steps Programs

905 642 8001

Quality Physical Education for Children & Youth of all Abilities

 Surrey Place Centre  

2 Surrey Place, Toronto M5S 2C2

Phone: (416) 925-5141     Fax: (416) 923-8476

An interdisciplinary community based agency that delivers a range of specialized clinical services and programs  people living with a developmental disability


 Ontario Association for Community Living


240 Duncan Mill Rd.  Suite 403, Toronto             416 447-4348

Association for the inclusion of people with intellectual disability in community living.

Canadian Hearing Society


      271 Spadina Road, Toronto M5R 2V3                416 928 2504           416 964 0023 TTY
Hearing Aid Program  416 928 2501                    Fax   416 928 2523


A not-for-profit agency and the leading provider of services, products, and information for people who are culturally Deaf, oral deaf, deafened and hard of hearing.

 Toronto Preschool Speech and Language Services 

416-338-8255 (voice)     416-338-0025 (TTY)        416-338-8511 (FAX)

Provides three community based programs   that provide information and services for infants, toddlers and preschool children.

 Ontario Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists

410 Jarvis St., Toronto M4Y 2G6

416-920-3676             1-800-718-6752


For speech language information and contacts for therapy




201 Harbord Street, Toronto

          416 537-8334 or 1-800-209-9182

Book store with comprehensive selection of resources for special needs of all kinds and everyday parenting issues.

Dynavox-Mayer Johnson


Danielle Franklin                                              3-1750 The Queensway   Suite 454    Toronto Cell: 416 568 3342        800 344 1778  ex. 7989

For adaptive software and Mayer Johnson products plus information about Dynavox, a speech output device

Microcomputer Science Centre Inc


#26-5155 Spectrum Way Mississauga, L4W 5A1
 (800) 290-6563              (905) 629-1654


Provides Adaptive technology including software and switches, Consulting, Training, Service and Support

Snoezelen Rooms