What's New at OCTC
The Technical Services team and the OCTC Lending Library are happy to announce the new "Holiday Toy List for 2015"
... IN TRANSITION
The Ottawa Transition Forum invites you to attend to an evening for families interested in transition
resources for young people with disabilities. Click here for more info.
Check out our new Pandemic Plan to see how OCTC would operate in the event of a Pandemic.
On behalf of the Ontario Special Needs Strategy Ottawa planning table, please see the attached update for the latest activities and progress made since the last update (in June). Click here.
The Parent Resource Centre presents a series of workshops based on the "Every Child Ready to Read" program. Click here for flyer
The Ottawa Children's Treatment Centre School Authority is currently seeking applicants to apply to existing vacancies on their Board of Directors. Click here for more details!
Group Stepping Stones Triple P - Positive Parenting Program
is an intervention program for families of children with special needs who currently have or are at risk of developing behaviour problems. It is a research-based parent training program, aimed at preventing behavioural, emotional and developmental problems in children by enhancing the knowledge, skills, and confidence of parents. Click here for more information
The Ottawa Miracle League's Field of Dreams is scheduled to open in July or August this year, and is looking for players with physical or mental disabilities. See brochure for more info.
Research at OCTC - Discover what exciting research opportunities currently await you at OCTC! Learn about studies currently underway and how you can get involved. You'll find the link located in the bottom right quadrant of the OCTC Home page. This page is designed to help clients, families, staff, and our community partners learn how OCTC is contributing to the current literature, as well as how OCTC clinicians rely upon research to inform best practice when treating children and families.
Do you have an idea that... can improve your quality of life at home, at school or in the local community?
The Tetra Society can help! The volunteers at the Ottawa Chapter are ready to meet with you and discuss new innovations and solutions for assistive devices, customized for your individual needs. For more information, please see: www.tetrasociety.org
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
In Ontario, special services are provided by different agencies and funded by four government ministries. The government has asked us to look at our service delivery model in Renfrew County and propose changes to make services more accessible and easier for families to use. Your participation in this survey will help us to understand your experience and the most important factors influencing the quality of your experience.
We are asking for your opinion if your child is receiving one or more special services in Renfrew County. This could include services of: Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Physiotherapy, Infant Development, Autism Program, Behavioural Support, Social Work. For Survey click here!
“Ask me why”
OCTC and the OCTC Foundation are proud to present a video that showcases why OCTC is important in the lives of the families we serve, and an important part of the fabric of the community overall.
Please take a moment to view the video…. And share, share, share!
The Ottawa Children's Treatment Centre (OCTC) is a leader in providing bilingual specialized care for those with multiple physical, developmental, and associated behavioural needs, focusing on our region's children and youth. Learn more »
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