What’s New

Service Coordination in partnership with the Community Information Centre of Ottawa (CICO) is working to provide information about community resources and events.

Recent updates


Living with OCD

An Unwelcomed Guest An OCD Awareness Week Event - Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Learning Objectives: • Definition, diagnosis and prevalence of OCD; ...
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SCS – Information Session

Please join us Wednesday, October 25th from 6:30 to 9:00 pm. See invitation below and click here to register now! ...
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Teen Fit! Dance Classes

By Autism Ontario - Do you like dancing? Having fun? Just grooving to music with some friends? Then Join Christina in ...
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Saunders Farm – Fall Family Fun!

This event is open to children & youth with ASD, their siblings, families, caregivers and friends ...
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Adult Day Program

Lotus Adult Day Program - Participate in two group music sessions, exploring a number of musical concepts. Experience music through singing, playing ...
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Youth Program – OCCCRC

• YOUTH WALK-IN: TUESDAYS FROM 4PM TO 7PM The Youth walk-in is a unique space for youth aged 14-18 to ...
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Employment Access Centre

Workshop and Events 2017 Calendar ...
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Beats Alive

Beats Alive is a program modified by Prisms Options Programs to suit the needs of children with Special Needs. At ...
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ACT – Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

While parenting a family member with ASD has its rewards, it can also be stressful and emotionally draining. This workshop ...
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Crime Prevention Ottawa

Behind Bars: Brain injury and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in our Justice System September 21 - Crime Prevention Ottawa ...
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Events


SCS – Information Session

Please join us Wednesday, October 25th from 6:30 to 9:00 pm. See invitation below and click here to register now! ...
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Employment Access Centre

Workshop and Events 2017 Calendar ...
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ASD Expo – October 2017

­ The goal of ASD Expo is to address the need for wider public awareness on autism and provide the ...
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Evening of Laughter – Yuk Yuks Fundraiser

The Ottawa Independent Living Resource Centre is hosting a Comedy Night with Yuk's Yuks. July 13 - Thursday from 630 ...
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Recreation


Teen Fit! Dance Classes

By Autism Ontario - Do you like dancing? Having fun? Just grooving to music with some friends? Then Join Christina in ...
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Saunders Farm – Fall Family Fun!

This event is open to children & youth with ASD, their siblings, families, caregivers and friends ...
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Adult Day Program

Lotus Adult Day Program - Participate in two group music sessions, exploring a number of musical concepts. Experience music through singing, playing ...
Read More

Youth Program – OCCCRC

• YOUTH WALK-IN: TUESDAYS FROM 4PM TO 7PM The Youth walk-in is a unique space for youth aged 14-18 to ...
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Beats Alive

Beats Alive is a program modified by Prisms Options Programs to suit the needs of children with Special Needs. At ...
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McWatt Family Farms

We are a socially minded farm in Ottawa East on NCC land. We humanely raise a variety of meats and ...
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City of Ottawa Fall Recreational Guide

Click here to access the City of Ottawa Fall Recreational Guide ...
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Lotus Centre After School Program

Lotus Centre for Special Music Education is excited to be launching a new after-school program for children with special needs ...
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Ausome Ottawa – Programs for Children

Ausome Ottawa wants to enrich the lives of families living with autism through sport. Click here to find out more ...
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Hippy Hippy Shake Kids Yoga

Hippy Hippy Shake Kids Yoga ...
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Presentations / Workshops


Living with OCD

An Unwelcomed Guest An OCD Awareness Week Event - Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Learning Objectives: • Definition, diagnosis and prevalence of OCD; ...
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ACT – Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

While parenting a family member with ASD has its rewards, it can also be stressful and emotionally draining. This workshop ...
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Crime Prevention Ottawa

Behind Bars: Brain injury and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in our Justice System September 21 - Crime Prevention Ottawa ...
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Connecting Ottawa

Lunch and Learn - Housing Law - September 22 For more information Connecting Ottawa ...
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Autism Ontario Presents a FREE LIVE WEBINAR on Mindfulness and Acceptance Strategies for Parents!

Click here to join Dr. Yona Lunsky, as she introduces the concept of mindfulness and acceptance relating to Autism Spectrum ...
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Save the Date: Friday, September 15, 2017

The Homework Club Community of Practice Presents... A morning of learning and skill building to ensure that homework clubs in ...
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POA and Guardianship workshop

For parents and caregivers of a child with a Disability. Click here to join us to learn more about  Powers of Attorney and Guardianship ...
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(Français) ParaPaie: Présentation communautaire

Sorry, this entry is only available in French ...
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ParaPay: Community Presentation

Click here to view the ParaPay Community Presentation ...
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The Baby-Friendly Initiative: Strengthening Indigenous Families and Communities

The Baby-Friendly Initiative (BFI) Strategy for Ontario is pleased to celebrate National Aboriginal Day with the release of a new ...
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Resources


L’ARCHE Presents: Seniors Drumming Circle

Click here to learn more about this unique opportunity that L’Arche Ottawa is leading. The Seniors at L'Arche Ottawa will ...
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15 Minute Survey about Your Professional Experience with Ontario’s Developmental Services Case Management Supports

Click here to take the 15 minute survey from the Ministry of Community and Social Services: Service Providers & Developmental Services ...
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Teaching The Person With Autism How To Drive

Click here to read the article ...
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Children’s Fee for Service Out of Home Respite Providers

Click here to access an up-to-date list of out of home respite providers ...
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Fall Employment Program

For individuals with Aspergers and Autism Spectrum Disorder who are 15 years of age or older. Click here to view ...
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Girls and Women with ASD Research Study

Optimizing the identification and care pathway of Autism Spectrum Disorder in Females. Click here for more details! ...
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Sproutflix & Sprout Film Festival

Sproutflix hosts the largest and most diverse assortment of films featuring people with I/DD on the marketplace. Click here to ...
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Sproutflix & Sprout Film Festival

Sproutflix hosts the largest and most diverse assortment of films featuring people with I/DD on the marketplace. Click here to ...
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Helpful tools


Disaster Safety for People with Disabilities

Disaster Safety for People with Disabilities: What to Do When Emergency Weather Strikes. Click here to read the article ...
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Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care – Health Care Connect

Helping you find a family doctor or nurse practitioner. 1-800-445-1822 ...
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Newsletters / Resource Guides


TAC Bulletin – August 2017

TAC Bulletin – August 2017 ...
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Video: Women and Autism Interview

Spectrum Women Magazine presents an interview with Dr William Mandy (Clinical Psychologist at University College London) speaking with SWM Correspondent ...
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Celebrate Ontario’s 150th Anniversary with the 2017 Fun Pass

The province is helping families celebrate Ontario's 150th anniversary by expanding the Fun Pass for 2017. Click here for more ...
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The MNCHP Bulletin – May 2017

The MNCHP Bulletin is a monthly electronic bulletin that highlights current trends, new resources and initiatives, upcoming events and more ...
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Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley Spring 2017 Newsletter

Community Living Upper Ottawa Valley Spring 2017 Newsletter ...
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Quick Start – Early Intervention for Autism

For more information, please see the Statement on the new Autism Ontario Program ...
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Sesame Street Introduces Autistic Character

For more information on Sesame Street's newest addition, please see the following articles: Sesame Street introduces autistic character as part ...
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Child Care Modernization Act, 2013

The Ontario government has introduced a new legislation, the Child Care Modernization Act, 2013.  For more details about this legislation, please ...
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Community Partners French


Partenaires protégés français

Procédure: 1) Chaque individu est identifié par un numéro 2) Lire DSSPI, ASR et SIS pour chaque personne 3) Utilisez ...
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Q.A.M


Quality Assurance Measures

Quality Assurance Measures Service Coordination in partnership with the Developmental Services Ottawa (DSO) is working to provide information to agencies ...
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