Special needs

Netflix show features kids with disabilities

Netflix show features kids with disabilities

The show for preschoolers is breaking barriers by having children with chronic illness and disabilities in leading roles
Website offers advice on friendship

Website offers advice on friendship

iBelong! is a resource that offers young people with intellectual disabilities information about developing and maintaining friendships
Program eases travel for kids with autism

Program eases travel for kids with autism

The initiative helps kids become familiar with airport procedures and reduces anxiety about flying
Tennis for kids with special needs

Tennis for kids with special needs

Adapted lessons include the use of specialized equipment such as shorter racquets and bigger tennis balls
Website offers special needs products

Website offers special needs products

The goal is to showcase trending adaptive products and assistive technologies for various disabilities
Adaptive soccer makes sport inclusive

Adaptive soccer makes sport inclusive

Many municipalities and associations accommodate individuals who have limitations or different needs
Young kids can learn about musical arts

Young kids can learn about musical arts

Geared to kids 1-6, the program offers stimulating, active, and interactive ways of exploring music
Mackay Centre playground

Mackay Centre and Philip E. Layton playground closer to goal

Plans for the new space include accessible ramps, swings, and slides where the children can develop cognitive, sensory, and social skills
Program aims to help kids with special needs

Program aims to help kids with special needs

Participants play, dance, and do art activities as a way to improve social and behavioural skills.
Mentoring program for kids

Mentoring program for kids with special needs

McGill students offer support to kids with physical and mental disabilities, are on the autism spectrum, have hearing loss or are non-verbal
Resource for parents of children with disabilities

Resource for parents of children with disabilities

A new website highlights foundations that offer funding and services in Quebec
Science Centre caters to those with disabilities

Science Centre caters to those with disabilities

A special event will welcome a limited number of people, reduced brightness and sound, and other adaptations to create a peaceful environment