SMILE has switched gears to support our families during the pandemic.
In the form of scholarships to families who are in need of therapy, respite services and adaptive equipment, Stay tuned on our social media for when the
next scholarship application opens.
Parent Support Groups
SMILE hosts Mom's and Dad's Support Groups to provide parents with a safe space to interact with like-minded parents that come from shared
backgrounds. These are facilitated by qualified speakers and professionals.
Working on issues of accessibility and inclusion within community events, Islamic and private schools. We work on a consultation basis with community
members, religious leaders & advocates to ensure accessibility in all spaces.
An opportunity for families and caregivers to be paired with a parent coach who has a background in speech, language or applied behaviour
analysis (ABA) to address a child's needs.
Case management begins with a SMILE intake interview that identifies the needs of children, youth and their families. Families are connected with various
government and private resources to help access supports.
An opportunity for the broader community to learn about disability issues - challenges, successes and impact on individuals & society - with
the goal of creating awareness and inclusion,
Kids and Youth Events
Where kids can be kids! Fun events for everyone! Movies, bowling nights and more more! Check out the events page for our next event!
Therapy groups with qualified professionals to support families in a fun and unique way. Past programs have included soccer clinics, art classes
and yoga therapy!
Virtual Mentorship Program
SMILE kids and youth will get matched with a volunteer and will have the opportunity for a 1-to-1 mentorship, academic support and creative long-