Ministry of Education
Provincial and Demonstration Schools Branch

Links

Disclaimer: This collection is provided only as a service to students visiting our Learning Centre. The Provincial Schools Branch takes no responsibility for the content of the following web links.

Homework Help

Self-Advocacy

  • KASA – Kids as Self Advocates: Kids As Self Advocates (KASA) is an American organization created by youth with disabilities, for youth. They are teens and young adults with disabilities speaking out.
    http://www.fvkasa.org/

Connecting to Others

There are many organizations that can assist young people to improve your learning skills, develop self-esteem and find others like yourself who have similar needs and interests.

  • Ability Online: Ability Online is an extraordinary and absolutely free Internet community. Here, young people with disabilities and illnesses connect with all kinds of possibilities.
    http://www.ablelink.org/public/new/index.html
  • Kids Help Phone: Canada’s only toll-free, 24-hour, bilingual and anonymous phone counselling, referral and Internet service for children and youth. Every day, professional counsellors provide immediate, caring support to young people in urban and rural communities across the country. The service is completely anonymous and confidential – they don’t trace calls, they don’t use call display. You don’t even have to tell them your name if you don’t want to. Calling Kids Help Phone or posting an online question is free for young people across Canada.
    http://www.kidshelpphone.ca/en/home.asp