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Disabled activities

Region : Abitibi (8)


 
Association régionale de loisirs pour personnes handicapées de l'Abitibi-Témiscamingue
www.ulsat.qc.ca/templates/arlphat (site in French only)
 
Sociodynamique d'intégration par l'art (SDIA)
Musical activities for persons suffering from autisme.
cifsci.yolasite.com (site in French only)
 

Region : Capitale-Nationale (3)


 
Adaptavie Inc.
Adaptavie Inc. is anon-profit organization offering physical activities and adapted sports for intellectually or physically handicapped persons.
www.adaptavie.org (site in French only)
 
Apprenti-Loisirs
Apprenti-Loisirs organizes socio-cultural activities for intellectually handicapped persons.
www.aidesalacommunaute.org/services/organismes.html#apprenti (site in French only)
 
Autisme Québec
This association offers year-round adapted services for persons with PDD.
www.autismequebec.org (site in French only)
 
Cité Joie
Offers activities adapted to the persons abilities and capacities.
www.citejoie.com (site in French only)
 
Club social des handicapés de Québec
1500 boul. de l'Entente App.516
Québec (Québec) G1S 4R9
(418) 688-9683
President: Louise Moisan
louisemoisan@hotmail.com.qc.ca
 
Corporation des jeunes handicapés de Charlesbourg
C.P. 87153
Québec (Québec) G1G 5E3
(418) 627-3897
President: Julien Côté
 
Cours de danse pour enfants autistes (TED)
Dance courses for autistic children. Based on Autism Movement Therapy.
www.facebook.com/DanseEnfantsAutistes (site in French only)
 
Entr'actes
Acting projects with handicapped and non-handicapped people.
www.entractes.com (site in French only)
 
Gymnastique Déphy-Gym
The "Gymnamic" club joined Marie-Lyne Benoit et Karine Dumont, occupational therapists, to offer an exclusif service on the South-Shore of Quebec in artistic gymnastics for children having motor skill deficiencies.
www.gymnamic.org (site in French only)
 
Le Magnifique
Offers activities for intellectually handicapped persons.
(418) 827-5419
President: Louise L'Heureux
lemagnifique_inc@hotmail.com
 
Patro Charlesbourg
Integrates physically or intellectually handicapped people in a regular group.
www.patrocharlesbourg.net (site in French only)
 
Patro Laval
www.patrolaval.com (site in French only)
 
Patro Roc-Amadour
www.patro.roc-amadour.qc.ca (site in French only)
 
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Region : Chaudière (12)


 
Association de loisirs pour personnes handicapées de l'Islet-sud
164, rue de l'église ouest
Saint-Pamphile (Québec) G0R 3X0
tél. (418) 356-2011
Lise Morneau, coordonnator
alphiscoordination@msn.com
 
Association régionale de loisirs pour personnes handicapées Chaudière-Appalaches
5515, rue Saint-Georges, Lévis, Québec
G6V 4M7
tél. (418) 833-4495
fax. (418) 833-7214
Jacques Laberge, director
 

Region : Côte-Nord (9)


 
Association régionale pour le loisir des personnes handicapées de la Côte-Nord
www.urlscn.qc.ca (site in French only)
 

Region : Eastern Townships (5)


 
Adaptive Sports Foundation
The Adaptive Sports Foundation (formerly Eastern Townships Disabled Skiers Foundation) is a registered, non-profit, charitable organisation founded in 1995. The mission of the Adaptive Sports Foundation is to establish, operate and maintain educational programs that encourage physically disabled children and adults to discover new abilities through alpine skiing and water sports.
www.sportsadaptes.ca
 
Équipe de hockey sur luge
(819) 565-3998
hockeyluge.estrie@hotmail.com
 
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Region : Lanaudière (14)


 
Association régionale de loisir pour personnes personnes handicapés de Lanaudière
Coordonnator : Hélène Bonin
200, rue Salaberry, bureau 30
Joliette (Québec) J6E 4G1
(450) 759-8749
 
Centre Plein Air L'Étincelle
Offers special fees for organisations which gives services to persons with physical or intellectual deficiencies.
www.cpaetincelle.com (site in French only)
 
Gymn-eau
Adapted activities in the gym and in the pool for children suffering from learning difficulties.
www.gymn-eau.org (site in French only)
 
L'Entraide pour la Déficience Intellectuelle du Joliette Métropolitain
Organization which offers activities and respite services for intellectually handicapped persons in Joliette.
For information: entraidedijm@megacom.net
 

Region : Laurentians (15)


 
Acco-Loisirs
42D, local #4, rue Turgeon
Sainte-Thérèse, Québec
J7E 3H4
(450) 433-5559
accoloi@cooptel.qc.ca
 
Aide aux enfants handicapés de Blainville/Deux-Montagnes
Offers extracurricular activities, respite for parents and summer camp.
Casier postal 5
St-Eustache (Québec) J7R 4K5
(450) 472-2670
 
Association régionale de loisirs pour personnes handicapées des Laurentides
www.arlphl.org (site in French only)
 
Complexe Walter-Buswell
Offers adapted classes for handicapped persons and aquaform classes for those with minor physical difficulties.
Florian-Guindon/Paul-Tardif arenas
220, boulevard Arthur-Sauvé
St-Eustache (Québec) J7R 2H9
(450) 974-5111
 
Karaté sportif (SHORIN-RYU)
Karaté school for kids on the autism spectrum. They are accompanied by parents, special ed. teachers, volenteers. Courses are given by the father and brother of an autistic adult.
Blainville, rue Gaston-Dumoulin
Contact: Louis Philippe Leboeuf
(514) 578-5216
 
L'Ère de jeu
L'Ère de jeu is a physical activity center for children in Blainville. Activities are specifically designed depending on the child's age, developmental stage, and interests by a kinesiologist and a pediatric nurse.
www.leredejeu.com (site in French only)
 

Region : Laval (13)


 
Académie de musique Ste-Dorothée
For the last few years, the Académie de musique Ste-Dorothée provides music therapy courses for children, teenagers and adults presenting learning difficulties, speech difficulties, behavioural difficulties, intellectual deficiencies, or people living with autism.
www.academiedemusiquestedorothee.com
 
Association régionale de loisirs pour personnes handicapées de Laval
ARLPH Laval offers information, formations and consultation services.
www.arlphl.qc.ca (site in French only)
 
Ateliers Adaptés Stimul'Arts
Activities adapted to each individual no matter his handicap.
www.stimularts.org (site in French only)
 
Centre de jour Grand Coeur
Provides activities for adolescents and adults with mild to medium intellectual deficiency or autism. Also a summer camp and respite center.
www.centredejourgrandcoeur.com (site in French only)
 
Centre de Réadaptation Marie Enfant - Leisure swim
The CRME gives the opportunity for families of handicapped children who are registered at the CRME or who attend a specialized school for physically handicapped in Montréal or Laval, to have access to the pool for leisure swim time.
Information Leisure swim
 
Gymn-eau
Adapted activities in the gym and in the pool for children suffering from learning difficulties.
www.gymn-eau.org (site in French only)
 
Le club de gymnastique Laval Excellence
Program for school age children with intellectual deficiency, autism or ADD. The child is accompanied by a parent.
www.lavalexcellence.ca (site in French only)
 
Maison de Ballet-Théâtre Reflet
Integrates physically and intellectually disabled people in their danse classes.
www.maisonreflet.com (site in French only)
 
Rebelles et Vagabonds
An inclusive program of urbain dance for people with special needs.
rebellesetvagabonds.ca (site in French only)
 
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Region : Lower Saint-Lawrence (1)


 
Unité régionale de loisir et de sport du Bas-Saint-Laurent (URLS)
Its mission is to develop and harmonize the activities and sports for children, adults, and handicapped persons and their families.
www.urls-bsl.qc.ca (site in French only)
 

Region : Mauricie (4)


 
La Maison Grandi-Ose
Adapted activity center for disabled persons between the ages of 0 to 21.
www.maisongrandiose.com (site in French only)
 

Region : Montérégie (16)


 
APED
Offers Saturday activities for children 5 to 21 with intellectual disablility, PDD, and autism.
www.aped.org (site in French only)
 
Club de natation de Saint-Hyacinthe
Offers swimming classes for intellectually disabled people in collaboration with Special olympics.
www.natationcnsh.com (site in French only)
 
Cours de danse et théatre adaptés
Adapted dance classes for children 6-18 years of age, physically or intellectually handicapped and theatre classes for intellectually handicapped children or those having speech problems.
Contact:
Andrée-Anne Bouchard : bouchard.andree-anne.2@courrier.uqam.ca
Ariane Hébert : arianehj@live.com
 
CPA Saint-Bruno
Offers adapted figure skating courses.
cpastbruno.com (site in French only)
 
CRCM
The CRCM offers therapeutic riding classes for children and adolescents.
www.crcm.ca (site in French only)
 
Meute Scout Gentiloups
Situated in Boucherville, the den greets children that are "different". For more information, contact Sylvain Paradis (450) 641-4914
 
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Region : Montreal (6)


 
Action Centre
Action Centre is unique in Montreal is a bilingual and multicultural non-profit community organization whose mission is to provide structured activities that promote the social inclusion and active participation of adults with severe and permanent motor and/or cognitive limitations..
www.centreaction.org
 
Association de développement des arts martiaux adaptés ( ADAMA)
Adapted martial arts school.
www.adama4autism.org (site in French only)
 
Association sportive et communautaire du Centre-Sud
The ASCCS proposes different activities for persons with disabilities.
asccs.qc.ca (site in French only)
 
Centre Didache
Activities for autistic children from 6 to 12 years old.
www.centredidache.com (site in French only)
 
Centre d'intégration à la vie active pour les personnes ayant un handicap physique (CIVA)
CIVA’s mission is to sponsor, examine, promote and develop activity programs to help the physically disabled become full-fledged members and active participants in their community.
www.civa.qc.ca
 
Dance
Group with handicapped and non-handicapped persons.
www.corpusculedanse.com (site in French only)
 
ÉDUCATION PHYSIQUE SPÉCIALISÉE
Jean-Charles Grellier has a masters degree in S.T.A.P.S. (Sciences et Techniques des Activités Physiques et Sportives). Offers special adapted physical activity courses for children with neurodevelopmental problems.
sites.google.com/site/jcgrellierkinesiologue/home (site in French only)
 
Fondation Enfants en tête
Social: birthday parties, danse and movie nights for adolescents, Christmas parties. Sports: summer camp;, private or group swimming classes, fencing, circus-gym, karaté and group sports. Access to training room, gym, pool.
www.reginaassumpta.com/accueil/enfants_en_tete.php (site in French only)
 
Gymn-eau
Adapted activities in the gym and in the pool for children suffering from learning difficulties.
www.gymn-eau.org (site in French only)
 
I Can Dream Theatre Group
I Can Dream Theatre Group is a community-based organization that gives young adults with special needs the opportunity to develop their talents in the area of the performing arts, while at the same time promoting commitment, responsibility, self-confidence and friendships in order to enrich the lives of the individuals involved.
www.icandreamtheatregroup.com
 
Junisport
Adapted activities for children 18 and under with physical disabilities.
www.juni-sport.com (site in French only)
 
La joie des enfants (Montréal) inc.
Offers various activities to persons living with an intellectuel deficiency.
pages.videotron.com/ljde (site in French only)
 
Les Loisirs Soleil
The Association pour jeunes handicapés physiques, Les Loisirs Soleil is an organization which offers adapted activities for children between 6 and 17.
www.loisirssoleil.org (site in French only)
 
Making Waves
Making Waves is a not-for profit organization based in Montreal, Canada and run entirely by students. They provide one-on-one swimming instruction for children with special needs, aged 5 to 18 years. Their mission is to help these children develop basic swimming skills and water safety knowledge, as well as to increase their comfort levels in water environments.
www.makingwavesmontreal.org
 
North Shore Cheerleading
In 2008, North Shore introduced the first Special Needs Cheerleading program in Quebec. Program is organized in association with WIAIH* (West Island Association for the Intellectually Handicapped).
www.nscheer.com
 
PianoArt
Offers adapted piano lessons for autistic children in French and in English.
rady4433.wix.com/pianoart#!about/aboutPage (site in French only)
 
Sans Oublier le Sourire
Sans Oublier le Sourire is a non-profit organization which offers daily activities for intellectually handicapped adults with or without associated problems.
www.sansoublierlesourire.org (site in French only)
 
Swimming (adapted) for Children
Offered by the city of Pointe-Claire (Contact your city. Some may offer similar programs).
www.ville.pointe-claire.qc.ca
 
Tam-Tam
Tam-Tam sessions for 12 to 17 years old living with autism, learning disabilities or other difficulties.
www.lantreh.ca/evenement.html (site in French only)
 

The Care Centre
The Centre d'Activites Récréatives et Éducatives is a day-centre for severely physically-disabled adults in the Montréal area.
www.carecentre.org

 
The Children's Theatre
The Children's Theatre is proud to offer acting classes for cognitively high functioning children and adolescents with Autism.
www.childrens-theatre.ca
 
Viomax
Programs in adapted physical education offered in the weight room, pool and in the gym for handicapped children, adolescents and adults.
www.viomax.org
 
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Region : Outaouais (7)


 
Loisir sport personnes handicapées (LSPH)
Loisir sport Outaouais helps to promote activities and sports for handicapped persons.
www.urlso.qc.ca/loisir/lsph.php (site in French only)
 
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Services common to all regions



Disabled Activities

The Tourist and Leisure Companion Sticker (TLCS)
This sticker gives the accompanying adult free access to tourist sites and activities. The sticker is the property of the handicapped person and is valid for all types of handicaps. To see the detailed concept of the sticker, go to the following site:
www.vatl.org (site in French only)

 
Altergo
People with disabilities in action.
www.altergo.net
 
Association québécoise de sports pour paralytiques cérébraux
This organization's goal is to improve the quality of life of persons suffering from cerebral palsy by offering physical activity programs adapted to their condition.
www.sportpc.qc.ca (site in French only)
 
Association québécoise de voile adaptée (AQVA)
The association is a provincial organization consisting of three chapters: Montreal/Pointe Claire, Quebec, Sherbrooke. Their mission is to enable people with mobility impairments, including very severe ones, to increase the quality of their life and to reintegrate in the community by means of sailing.
www.aqvaqc.com
 
Association québécoise des sports en fauteuil roulant
www.aqsfr.qc.ca (site in French only)
 
Association québécoise pour le loisir des personnes handicapées
www.aqlph.qc.ca (site in French only)
 
Association sportive des aveugles du Québec
www.sportsaveugles.qc.ca (site in French only)
 
Association sportive des sourds du Québec
www.assq.org (site in French only)
 
Cardio-Poussette (Stroller-Cardio)
Initially, this activity is aimed at new mothers who wish to get back into shape while having their baby with them, in their stroller. However, laccompagnateur.org contacted the president of this activity and according to her, it would be possible for a mother of a disabled child to participate in this activity as long as the child is in a stroller which can roll in muddy or uneven paths. You can contact them for more information.
www.cardiopleinair.ca
 
Défi Sportif
Défi sportif is a unique multisport event for athletes with a disability. It reunites athletes of the five types of disabilities: auditory, physical, psychiatric, intellectual, and visual.
www.defisportif.com
 
Disabled Downhill Skiing
Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing
www.disabledskiing.ca

Roger Laroche ski report
www.carnetduski.com/ski_mobilite.php (site in French only)

 
Domaine Enfantastique
Welcome kids from all over, with illnesses, handicaps or terminal phase conditions in our adapted and theme parks, that will be referred to us by responsible organism and for whom they will have submitted a request.
www.enfantastique.org/english/index.html
 
Fondation des skieurs handicapés du Québec
The Fondation is a non-profit organisation which helps disabled people ski by providing adaquate equipment.
www.fshq.ca (site in French only)
 
Kéroul
Tourism and culture accessible to persons with limited physical ability.
www.keroul.qc.ca
 
La Route Accessible
A map for easy access to safe trips. More than 100 adapted and safe cultural and touristic establishments.
www.larouteaccessible.com
 
Special Olympics
www.olympiquesspeciaux.qc.ca
 
The Care Center
The Care Center is a day-centre for severely physically-disabled adults in the Montréal area. The Centre is located at the Shadd Business Centre at 1000 Old Orchard Avenue. We offer a program of recreational and educational activities to adults over 21 with severe physical disabilities. Our programs are offered in English, making us one of the very few Centres of our kind in Québec.
www.carecentre.org
 
Tourism Quebec
Using Tourism Quebec search engine you can quickly choose accommodation establishments and tourist sites whose access has been evaluated by Kéroul. This evaluation takes four criteria into account:
  • Adapted to people with a physical impairment
  • Partial access to people with a physical impairment
  • Services for to people with a visual impairment
  • Services for to people with a hearing impairment
Visitors are nevertheless advised to confirm the level of accessibility with the establishment in question prior to travelling there.
www.bonjourquebec.com/qc-en/tourismehandicaps0.html
 
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