Community Events

Summer Camps

Listing of Camps in Ontario & Quebec which cater to children with Learning Disabilities 

If you are looking for a summer camp for your child, whether its day camp or an overnight adventure, a complete listing of camps is available on OurKids.net and you can even customize a search based on the needs of your child. 

Click Here for a Listing of Camps for children with Learning Disabilities

 

Relaxed Performance offered for Come From Away

Sunday May 26th, 2019 – Matinee

Come From Away, the remarkable true story of 7000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them, is being offered as a relaxed performance on SundayMay 26th at 2:00 p.m. at the Elgin Theatre in Toronto. Relaxed performances welcome patrons of all ages and their family and friends, including those on the autism spectrum, with a sensory or communication disorder, ADD/ADHD, a learning disability or anyone who would benefit from a relaxed atmosphere. Patrons can move around, light and noise intensities may be decreased, house lights will stay partially lit and a quiet space is available for anyone who wants a break. 

This is a special opportunity for people who often cannot attend a theatre performance. And Come From Away should be experienced by everyone. Please distribute the information on this performance to family and friends, so as many people as possible can be made aware of this special performance. Tickets range from $29 – $79. 

Tickets can be purchased by calling 416-872-1212 or 1-800-461-3333 or online here 

Further reduced prices are available for groups of 15 or more. Call Mirvish Group Sales at 416-593-4142 or 1-800-724-6420

More information on accessibility at the Elgin Theatre is available here.

Kids Konnect summer camp now open for Registration 

Mississauga – from July 2 – August 16 

Kidz Konnect Summer Camp is offered by our association’s Peel Region chapter and its more than your typical camp. It includes different programming to meet the diverse needs of our participants. In the mornings the campers participate in Social Skills and Academic Skills programming run by our Program Facilitators. After lunch, the campers participate in recreational activities that promotes the development of social skills.

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