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This interactive workshop facilitated by the Alzheimer Society of Toronto is designed to help those caring for people living with dementia. The following topics will be covered: What is self-care? Common barriers preventing caregivers from practicing self-care The benefits of … Read more »






Inclusion International is an international network of people with intellectual disabilities and their families advocating for the human rights of people with intellectual disabilities worldwide. Inclusion International is hosting a series of free webinars to support individuals with intellectual disabilities … Read more »


Springboard is offering two virtual employment programs in July. Inspire Inspire is a free 6 week virtual program for people over 18 who are currently receiving Ontario Works.  Reboot Reboot is a free 6 week virtual program for people over … Read more »



This webinar series aims to bring together front-line clinicians caring for people with IDD and researchers from a range of disciplines and medical specialties. Participants can contribute to panel discussions by responding to live polls and submitting questions. Resources and … Read more »


For people with developmental disabilities, there may be times when health care decisions can be made by the person but there may be other times when information, even when clearly explained, is too complex given the person’s abilities. Read more »