Speech and Language

Other Resources

A number of resources are available that provide information for parents/caregivers of children who have concerns with communication development.

Print Resources

Community Resources

ConnectABILITY
An online community dedicated to supporting young and older children with special needs.

Let's Get Started Program, Mothercraft
A  FREE 6-8 week parent-child social play group program that teaches practical parenting skills for early child development.

Ontario Early Years Centres
Fun, free development programs for children up to the age of six. Find a drop-in centre location near you. 

Parenting and Family Literacy Centres
Free, early literacy and child development programs for families and caregivers with young children up to six years old.

Toronto Catholic District School Board
Provides services for school-age children who have communication delays or disorders with consultation and direct support for parents/guardians and teachers.

Toronto District School Board
Provides services for school-age children who have communication delays or disorders with consultation and direct support for parents/guardians and teachers.

Toronto Children's Services 
Information on child care services, family resource centres, and services for children with special needs.

Toronto Public Libraries
Free, early literacy and child development programs for families and caregivers with young children up to six years old.

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