Financial Support for Adults with Disabilities
Government of Ontario Programs:
Ontario Disability Support Program
ODSP offers income support and benefits.
Moving to Post-secondary Education:
Find out how you qualify and apply to be an apprentice in a skilled trade.
Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Ontario Student Assistance Program
Find out how you can get help paying for college or university.
College and University Disability Supports
Scholarships [questions: should there be more info here? what does it relate to?]
Getting Ready for Employment:
- At school in Grades 9 to 12 – Blog Article
- Transition Planning and the Individual Education Plan (IEP) – Blog Article
- Volunteering – Blog Article
Ontario Disability Support Program: Employment Supports
Supports for students age 16 to 18 and adults over the age of 18 to obtain and maintain employment.
Adult Developmental Services
The Path Forward
Integrated Transition Planning for Students with Developmental Disabilities.
Developmental Services Ontario
Your access point for adult developmental services and supports.
Individualized Funding Program – Passport is a program that helps adults 18 years or older with a developmental disability to participate in their communities.
Transition Planning Windsor-Essex for Youth with Developmental Disabilities
The purpose of this website is to give contact information, some tips, resources and practical information to assist with the transition away from the school system and into life as an adult.
Easter Seals Kids at School (Education.EasterSeals.org)
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This blog provides a series of articles and information on various school and education-related topics, including transitions.
Note: there are some articles on the Easter Seals Kids at School blog that look at transitions in and out of school. One link to blog may be sufficient, or a link to 3 or 4 key articles.
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