SmileSuperheros-125.jpg

PROGRAMS

Pandemic Support

SMILE has switched gears to support our families during the pandemic. 

Financial Assistance

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.

Inclusion Taskforce

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.

Parent Coaching

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.

Service Navigation

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. 

Community Conversations

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 Programs

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-

lasting friendships.

Sick Kids Support Group

SMILE recently launched a support group for parents that have children at Sick Kids Hospital. 

RECFest

A sporting event celebrating diversity in the community in partnership with Special Olympics Ontario!