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


Tac Bulletin Update

TAC Bulletin – Issue Number 209 – November 2017 ...
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Loeb Centre Christmas Dance

Location: 161 Donald Street Date: Saturday December 2th, 2017 Time: 6pm to 9pm Admission: $3.00 For more information,  please Click ...
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Teen Social Skills – Fall 2017

This program is designed to help teens with Autism Spectrum Disorder learn how to establish healthy and safe relationships with ...
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Wednesday Night Teen Group

Have fun, meet new people and receive teaching, guidance and feedback regarding social communication skills. Interact in a safe structured ...
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The International Journal for Direct Support Professionals

Healing, Hurt and Wholeness: Why Therapy For People With Intellectual Disabilities? sss vol 6 issue 11 ...
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Respecting Rights

Webinar with the Respecting Rights team from Toronto. You can talk to experienced self advocates, social workers and lawyers. Location: ...
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Free Form Filling Clinic

Location: 320, Jack Purcell Ln, Ottawa, ON, K2P 2J5 (accessible) Date: Wednesday November 22, 2017 Time: 10:00 am-12:30pm For more ...
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Daybreak Non-Profit Housing Open House

Daybreak Housing offers minimum support transitional housing in shared community based homes to single men and women in need. Location: ...
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Reach Canada

Conference on Capacity Consent and Substitute Decision Making Date: Thursday,  November 30, 2017 Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12: 00 p.m. (Includes ...
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Autism Ontario

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Events


Loeb Centre Christmas Dance

Location: 161 Donald Street Date: Saturday December 2th, 2017 Time: 6pm to 9pm Admission: $3.00 For more information,  please Click ...
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Daybreak Non-Profit Housing Open House

Daybreak Housing offers minimum support transitional housing in shared community based homes to single men and women in need. Location: ...
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Walking in My Shoes (WIMS) is a monthly meeting

Walking in My Shoes (WIMS) is a monthly meeting for parents of children with special needs to meet, greet and ...
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Teens in the Kitchen

Y's Owl Maclure program: for teens with Asperger Syndrome/High Functioning Autism. 14-19 years. $180 for six sessions. Tuesdays (6-8 pm) ...
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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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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


Teens in the Kitchen

Y's Owl Maclure program: for teens with Asperger Syndrome/High Functioning Autism. 14-19 years. $180 for six sessions. Tuesdays (6-8 pm) ...
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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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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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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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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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Presentations / Workshops


Teen Social Skills – Fall 2017

This program is designed to help teens with Autism Spectrum Disorder learn how to establish healthy and safe relationships with ...
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Wednesday Night Teen Group

Have fun, meet new people and receive teaching, guidance and feedback regarding social communication skills. Interact in a safe structured ...
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Respecting Rights

Webinar with the Respecting Rights team from Toronto. You can talk to experienced self advocates, social workers and lawyers. Location: ...
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Reach Canada

Conference on Capacity Consent and Substitute Decision Making Date: Thursday,  November 30, 2017 Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12: 00 p.m. (Includes ...
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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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The Royal’s Conference on women’s mental health

Women experience mental illness in significantly different ways than men. Understanding these differences is essential knowledge for today’s healthcare professionals ...
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Walking in My Shoes (WIMS) is a monthly meeting

Walking in My Shoes (WIMS) is a monthly meeting for parents of children with special needs to meet, greet and ...
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Teens in the Kitchen

Y's Owl Maclure program: for teens with Asperger Syndrome/High Functioning Autism. 14-19 years. $180 for six sessions. Tuesdays (6-8 pm) ...
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Living With OCD

An Unwelcome Houseguest! An OCD Awareness Week Event - Nov 29th 2017OCD_conference A collaboration of Dr. Connie Dalton of the ...
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Resources


Free Form Filling Clinic

Location: 320, Jack Purcell Ln, Ottawa, ON, K2P 2J5 (accessible) Date: Wednesday November 22, 2017 Time: 10:00 am-12:30pm For more ...
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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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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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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 Update

TAC Bulletin – Issue Number 209 – November 2017 ...
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The International Journal for Direct Support Professionals

Healing, Hurt and Wholeness: Why Therapy For People With Intellectual Disabilities? sss vol 6 issue 11 ...
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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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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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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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