SMILE is an organization on a mission to provide support to children and youth with disabilities and their families.
Our vision is that all children and youth are welcomed and included in all activities, spaces and services.
“It’s the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.” –Muhammad Ali
A message from the Founder and Executive Director of SMILE
Board of Directors
Sukaina Dada, Executive Director
In her role as an executive director, Sukaina provides strategic direction and vision to SMILE Canada - Support Services. Sukaina oversees all of SMILE’s programs and delivery. This includes a close evaluation of all the programs and projects ensuring they are transparent and in-line with the statement mission and goals of the organization.
Javeria Siddiqui, Program Coordinator
As a Program Coordinator, Javeria is responsible for the development and delivery of SMILE programs and events. She is in charge of community outreach and engagement of our registered SMILE families. She also coordinates awareness training and workshops within the community.
Sarah Uddin, Assessment Coordinator
In her role as an assessment coordinator and part of the assessment team, Sarah corresponds with families and evaluate their needs. She coordinates our assessment team consisting of health professionals to set up meetings with families and conduct a non-diagnostic assessments to to help families navigate and determine their needs, whether they are social or financial.