This section is designed to help you become your own best advocate and get what you want out of life. Having a disability or a special need creates unique issues and stresses. You may find that it helps to talk with other kids and share practical information and support. In this section, you’ll learn about resources and programs at Bloorview MacMillan and in your community.
You can connect with other people your age through camps, clubs and Internet discussion groups. Or, you can get information on developing life skills and career goals.
Families are at the heart of who we serve at Bloorview MacMillan. And, supporting families is one of our top priorities. Having a child with a disability or special need creates unique issues for the whole family. This section is your lifeline to practical information and support.
Find out about workshops on specific disability, sibling or parenting issues. Learn about parents’ groups at Bloorview MacMillan or join online discussion groups. Get hooked up with resources in your community. Join our family advisory committee. Or, you can read the latest issue of our family newsletter, Connections.