ErinoaksKids Lays Off 291 Staff

291 staff at ErinoakKids Centre received notices that their positions will be affected as a result of changes to autism services. ... Read More

Jean Vanier Dead at 90

Jean Vanier, whose charity work helped improve conditions for the developmentally disabled in Canada and multiple other countries over the past half-century, has died at 90. ... Read More

Ontario Autism Telephone Town Hall Consultations

The Government of Ontario is engaging in series of public consultations on how children and youth with autism, including those with complex needs, can be better supported ... Read More

Minister Announces Changes to Controversial Autism Program

Ontario is making changes to its controversial autism program, eliminating income testing and exploring supports based on need. ... Read More

Private Member’s Bill Aims to Provide Continuous Supports

A private member’s bill that would ensure continuous services and support are provided to adults with intellectual or developmental disabilities after they turn 18 passed second reading in the Legislature on February 21st. ... Read More