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Action Trackchair
This is for those people who want to get off the normal, smooth, hard, flat, and similar types of surfaces and have the freedom to venture off into new terrain.

Activité enfants
This site proposes an activity a week for children 2 years and older. (site in French only)

Alisa Refunds
Health related tax credits.

Annie Germain - professional coach NLP certified (site in French only)

Assante Capital Management Ltd.
Many families have complex planning needs due to a special needs child or adult. In today's environment, there are a myriad or programs and regulations to be aware of when formulating a plan of this nature. We have been consulting with families in this regard, and have developed a specialized team of lawyers, accountants, notaries, insurance specialists and more that are well versed in these areas.

Autisme Central
Their goal is to provide information and offer links to other sources of information on the web in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorders and developmental disabilities.


Bail Mauricie
Favor the autonomy and integration of persons with limitations by promoting and developing adapted and accessible housing. (site in French only)


Bell Canada - Special needs centre
Telecommunications services for customers with hearing, speech, visual and other physical disabilities.


Bibliothèque et Archives nationales
The Grande Bibliothèque offers, free of charge, a range of services adapted to the needs of disabled persons. The services are aimed at fostering the integration of disabled users and facilitating their access to information, from both a physical and an intellectual standpoint. The services are for all persons with disabilities, adults and children alike.

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Caring for Kids
Caring for Kids is designed to provide parents with information about their child's health and well-being. Because the site is developed by the Canadian Paediatric Society—the voice of Canada 's 2,000+ pediatricians—you can be sure the information is reliable.


Carrefour familles
Carrefour familles is a web site filled with usefull information for families with a special section for disabled or handicapped children. (site in French only)


Centre de Formation Grandir Autrement
The Centre de Formation Grandir Autrement offers various services for (speech, occupational therapist, etc.) for people with various difficulties and their families. (site in French only)


Centre de l'épanouissement de l'enfant Pinocchio
Le Centre de l'Épanouissement de l'enfant Pinocchios ( C.E.E.P. ) is a non-profit organization which offers stimulation activities for children presenting multiple developmental delays. (site in French only)


Chaire de recherche sur les technologies de soutien à l'autodétermination (TSA)
Chaire TSA regroups researchers with multiple expertise who collaborate in developing technologies for the support of self-determination. (site in French only)


Childhood disability Link
A website linking new information and knowledge on childhood disability to service providers and families.


Children's Wish Foundation

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Clinique pédiatrique de dysphagie et d'ergothérapie (for children with feeding problems)
Marie-Josée Tessier, occupational therapist
Telephone : (514) 235-5088
Fax : (514) 722-2384
E-Mail :


Colonie SP
Site for kids who have a parent or loved one with MS.


Corporation Les enfants de ma rue
Teach grade-school students the realities of the lives of handicapped persons.
638, Base-de-Roc
Joliette (Québec)
J6E 5P7
(450) 752-2608
Contact: Edith Fortier


Douglas Institute
The Douglas Institute offers a broad range of specialized and superspecialized, internal (inpatient), or external (outpatient) services, which are offered through different programs: Child Psychiatry Program, Intellectual Handicap with Psychiatric Comorbidity Program, etc.


Éditions Passe-Temps
Reproductible pedagogical material. (site in French only)


Emmanuel, l'Amour qui sauve
Their mission: help in the adoption of children with disabilities. (site in French only)


Organization which promotes and defends the rights of persons with motor deficiencies. (site in French only)


Finandicap is a group specialised in financial services for disabled people and their families. (site in French only)


Fondation Sommeil
Their mission is to inform, help and listen to people with sleep disorders; help the people who have yet to be diagnosed recognize that they have a medical problem.

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Friendship Circle
The Friendship Circle provides assistance and support to the families of children with special needs. In addition to helping those in need, the Friendship Circle enriches its vast network of volunteers by enabling them to reap the rewards of selfless giving.


Hairdresser - Johanne Da Silva
For adults or children with special needs or with mobility problems. North-Shore and Lower Laurentians.
Phone : (450) 939-0583
Email : - Petite enfance ressources
Site with information on different handicaps having a section especially for young children. (site in French only)


Hope Air
Hope Air is the national charity that helps Canadians get to medical treatment when they cannot afford the flight costs.


IDEO Picto
Magnetic portable pictogram system.


If you are a young adult with an intellectual disability who wants friends, this website is for you!


Visual tools. (site in French only)


Intégration des enfants handicapés
Forum for parents of handicapped children. (site in French only)


Offers various products for your child's safety. (site in French only)


LEUCAN is a non-profit organization which promotes greater well-being and healing amoung children with cancer.


Maman pour la vie
Maman pour la vie is a web site filled with great information for children. (site in French only)


Médic Alliance
Médic Alliance offers coordination of your medical files, transportation, support, etc. (site in French only)


Mille Merveilles
Educational website offering resources for teachers and parents who are at-home schooling. (site in French only)


Montreal Children's Hospital


My smart hands
Sign language classes for hearing babies & those with communication difficulties.


Nova Montreal
NOVA Home Health Aides provide in-home respite for parents of children with special needs.


Office des personnes handicapées du Québec
This site gives you information based on your child's disability, such as organizations and resources which may be of some help to you. (site in French only)

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On Roule Montréal
Interactive site for wheelchair accessibility in Montreal. (site in French only)


PedaGO et PedoYoga
Site created by a mother of a dysphasique child. (site in French only)


Persons with Disabilities Online
Through the use of information technology, to provide integrated access to information, programs and services for persons with disabilities, their families, their caregivers, service providers and all Canadians.


Photograph Zabel
Zabel has experience taking pictures of disabled children. She knows it is difficult to go to a studio, so she is willing to go at home or anywhere else to photograph. (site in French only)


PIMO's mission is to work in favour of and to promote the autonomy and social integration of people aged 18 to 65, inclusively, living on the Island of Montreal, whose mobility is limited due to a physical handicap.


Plaisirs d'apprendre
Plaisirs d'apprendre offers support to families having children with special needs. (site in French only)


Programmes et services du Gouvernement du Québec (site in French only)

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RAPID promotes the development and facilitate the delivery of vital local resources that provide support and enable children and adults with special needs to participate in community life on the South Shore.


Disability rights advocates.


Regroupement de services intégrés Propulsion (RSIP)
Regroupement de services intégrés Propulsion (RSIP) manages adapted housing for adults with physical or cognitive disabilites. (site in French only)


Regroupement québécois du parrainage civique (RQPC)
Citizen Advocacy (parrainage civique) matches people who need help with volunteers. These volunteers provide emotional, practical or social support such as shopping, banking or simply sharing activities both enjoy. (site in French only)


Research Centre for the Educational and Professional Integration of Students with Disabilities (CRISPESH)
The mission of CRISPESH is to contribute to the development and adoption of social practices that target the optimal integration of persons living with disabilities, be it in specific educational milieu or in workplaces where they will ultimately practice their trades or professions.


Ronald McDonald House
Ronald McDonald House® is the cornerstone of Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®). Each Ronald McDonald House provides a home-away-from-home for families of seriously ill children who are being treated at nearby children's hospitals.


Sainte-Justine Hospital


SAIRAH (service d'autonomisation, d'intégration, et de réadaptation aux adultes ayant un handicap inc.)
Their mission: the autonomie and integration of handicapped adults.
748, boulevard Louis XIV (C.P. 34018)
Québec (Québec) G1G 6P2
(418) 990-7744


SOSsiter is a website that assists in making contact between families who are looking for sitters and sitters who want to offer their services in regular child care (nannies), occasional child care (babysitters), pet sitting and senior care. Some sitters offer services for children with special needs.


Starlight Children's Foundation
Starlight Children's Foundation Canada is a charitable organization dedicated to bringing smiles, laughter, joy and hope back into the lives of children with serious illnesses and their families.


Sunshine Foundation
Sunshine is the only Canadian charity making Dreams for Kids with severe disabilities as well as life-threatening illnesses come true. In fact, 80% of Sunshine kids are challenged by a severe physical disability.


TEVA - School to Active Life Transition
The team of TEVA offers services for young adults with juvenile arthritis, cerebral palsy or spina bifida. We will help you be as independent as possible in all aspects of your daily life such as school, work, leisure activities, driving, transportation, communication, family life and housing.


The Big Blue Hug
Helping communication through pictures.


The Secure Child
The Secure Child is dedicated to enhancing children's social, emotional, and behavioural well-being. We offer many services including individual child therapy, family therapy, psychological/psychoeducational assessments, Infant Massage Classes, Baby and Me groups, parent consultation, and Parenting Classes.


Thomas Morissette
Web site created by the parents of the child afflicted with cerebral palsy. (site in French only)


A site dedicated to the visually impaired. (site in French only)


Vues & Voix
Vues & Voix, is the biggest producer of audio books as well as a radio station. (site in French only)

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