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


Planning Network Webcast Schedule

To learn more, please see the  Winter 2018 Webcast Schedule ...
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Teen Group

Have fun, meet new people and receive teaching, guidance and feedback regarding social communication skills. Group: 4-8 people When: Wednesday ...
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Walking in my shoes

Walking in My Shoes (WIMS) is a monthly meeting for parents of children with special needs of all ages to ...
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Tac Bulletin – January 2018

Tac Bulletin Update - Issue Number 212 - January 2018 ...
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Teen Social Skills for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Upcoming Programs at Y's Owl Maclure, please see flyer ...
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Movement Advisor

Disability Friendly Winter Vacations – Ultimate Guide to Disability Friendly Winter Getaways. To learn more, please click here ...
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Asperger Syndrome News

Documentary Employable Me ...
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Theory of Love

Community Discussion Session and social media promotion When: Thursday January 18, 6-9Pm Where: 150 Gloucester Street, Ottawa  ON For more ...
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Transition Resource Guide for Students with Disabilities

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Events


National Arts Center (NAC) Family Adventures Series

Free Tickets Available! The NAC has very generously provided Lotus Centre with complimentary tickets to the Family Adventures Series concert ...
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Partners in Parenting: After School Program

Partners in Parenting After School Program Hello Parents, Caregivers, Staff, Teachers and Service Providers, Fall has arrived…and with it a ...
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Girls on the Spectrum Drop-in

New Program! Girls in the Spectrum Ottawa Drop-in Name: Girls on the Spectrum Ottawa Drop-in Location: Orleans United Church, 1111 Orleans Blvd, Orleans, Lounge Room ...
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Employment Access Centre

Workshop and Events 2017 Calendar ...
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Recreation


Autism Services Ottawa

Sunday beginner level yoga classes and sensory crafting for tweens aged 6-12 with ASD & ADHD starting January 7th, 2018 ...
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Partners in Parenting: After School Program

Partners in Parenting After School Program Hello Parents, Caregivers, Staff, Teachers and Service Providers, Fall has arrived…and with it a ...
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Girls on the Spectrum Drop-in

New Program! Girls in the Spectrum Ottawa Drop-in Name: Girls on the Spectrum Ottawa Drop-in Location: Orleans United Church, 1111 Orleans Blvd, Orleans, Lounge Room ...
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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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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


Teen Group

Have fun, meet new people and receive teaching, guidance and feedback regarding social communication skills. Group: 4-8 people When: Wednesday ...
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Walking in my shoes

Walking in My Shoes (WIMS) is a monthly meeting for parents of children with special needs of all ages to ...
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Teen Social Skills for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Upcoming Programs at Y's Owl Maclure, please see flyer ...
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Theory of Love

Community Discussion Session and social media promotion When: Thursday January 18, 6-9Pm Where: 150 Gloucester Street, Ottawa  ON For more ...
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School Board Presentations for parents/guardians who have a child with special needs

The Ottawa-Carleton District School Board and the Ottawa Catholic School Board will offer a presentation on the Transition to School ...
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Stress Management for Parents Raising Children with Special Needs Workshop

This 3-session Mindfulness and  Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) based stress management  program aims to support parents and caregivers who have children with special ...
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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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FSO: Fall 2017 parenting courses

Click here to learn more about the upcoming parenting courses available with Family Services Ottawa ...
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Resources


Planning Network Webcast Schedule

To learn more, please see the  Winter 2018 Webcast Schedule ...
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Transition Resource Guide for Students with Disabilities

For more information, please click here ...
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Financial + other assistance for people with disabilities

Simple Home Fixes to Ease Parenting with Disabilities The Survival Guide for Kids with Physical Disabilities & Challenges Parenting with ...
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Useful Resources for Parents with Special Needs Children

Understanding Dyslexia and How to Help Children Who Have It The Importance of Self-Esteem for Kids With Learning and Attention ...
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Club Yoga

For more information about programs, mindfulness classes, introductory meditation and yoga course for parents/children please Click here ...
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Ontario Launching Pilot Program to Support Students with Autism in Schools

Ontario is improving school-based supports for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) by launching a new pilot project for the ...
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Girls on the Spectrum Drop-in

New Program! Girls in the Spectrum Ottawa Drop-in Name: Girls on the Spectrum Ottawa Drop-in Location: Orleans United Church, 1111 Orleans Blvd, Orleans, Lounge Room ...
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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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Helpful tools


Partners in Parenting: After School Program

Partners in Parenting After School Program Hello Parents, Caregivers, Staff, Teachers and Service Providers, Fall has arrived…and with it a ...
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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 – January 2018

Tac Bulletin Update - Issue Number 212 - January 2018 ...
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Autism Ontario

Newsletter ...
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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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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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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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