The below resources represent organizations that are independent from Hand Over Hand, and are provided for information purposes only.
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Developed by Autism Ontario, this directory provides a listing of autism ABA providers serving Ontario. It allows users to find ABA providers by age-group served, type, and geographic location and features a newsletter.
This booklet from Surrey Place Centre is designed to help children with autism transition to school. It features customizable worksheets where parents can include pictures and information about their child's school.
A website that draws on user reviews to identify the accessibility status of public buildings around the world. It features an interactive map and permits users to add accessibility information for locations to the site.
A website designed for parents of youth with special needs to help them find high quality support apps. It features reviews and app listings by theme.
An educational programme that combines the content & objectives of the Ontario Curriculum with Precision Teaching and Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) principles. It features small classes with a low teacher-to-student ratio designed to promote the development of social skills and academics.
This E-Learning Module from Surrey Place Centre offers basic information about autism for parents and caregivers. It is available in English and French.
An organization that aims to support and advocate for Canadians with Autism and their families. This resource offers up-to-date information and collaborates with partner organizations to build capacity in primary sectors.
A comprehensive directory of resources across Canada for parents and caregivers of children with autism. This resource offers a robust filtering search feature that enables users to find community supports, medical and mental health professionals and a variety of other services that are geographically accessible.
An organization that promotes public awareness of the challenges facing individuals with autism and their families. This resource offers information and educational supports, as well as opportunities to connect with other members of the autism community.
A youth led initiative connecting teens living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) to foster meaningful friendships, build confidence, and develop social skills in an inclusive & laid-back environment. It features weekly programming including games, arts and crafts, team-building activities, social discussion, and excursions into the community.