Below is a list of resources that you may find helpful. If you know of another resource that should be included, please let us know!

 

Able Sail Manitoba
To provide Manitobans with disabilities the opportunity to access and enjoy sailing activities

Accessibility for Manitobans Act
Provincial information on accessibility standards

Asperger Manitoba Inc.
Provide support for those affected by Asperger’s Syndrome by offering education and counselling

Association for Developmental Autism Programs and Therapies
ADAPT Manitoba

Autism Society of Manitoba
Promotion of quality of life for people with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families

Canadian Paralympic Committee
Information about Canada’s Paralympic team

Canadian Paraplegic Association (Manitoba) Inc.
To help people with spinal cord injuries achieve independence

Cerebral Palsy Association of Manitoba
Information, referral, support, advocacy and use of its library to anyone affected by CP

City of Winnipeg Leisure Programs
Information about leisure activities in Winnipeg

Community Living Manitoba
To promote and support the inclusion, self-determination and empowerment of people with intellectual disabilities

Community Living Winnipeg
Bringing people together to achieve the inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of community 

Continuity Care
To help families in Manitoba plan a safer and more secure future for their family member with an intellectual disability

Family Doctor Finder
Help to find a family doctor

Family Dynamics
To bring programs, partnerships and resources together to empower and strengthen families and communities

Families First
Offers home visiting supports to families with children, from pregnancy to school entry

Healthy Child Manitoba
Provincial information and support for children and families

Holland Bloorview BLOOM Parent Magazine
Online magazine with information and stories for families

It Doesn’t Have to Hurt
Information on pain management in children

Kivalliq Inuit Centre
310 Burnell St
(204) 944-7110

Learning Disabilities Association of Manitoba
Helps people with learning disabilities and attention deficit disorders reach their goals and live better lives

Manitoba Association for Schooling at Home
Learn about home schooling

Manitoba Blind Sports Association
Blind and vision impaired sports

Manitoba Brain Injury Association
Information for those affected by a brain injury

Manitoba Disabilities Office
Provincial information on disabilities and accessibility

Manitoba Down Syndrome Society
Provides support, information and opportunities for people affected by Down syndrome

Manitoba Foster Family Network
To encourage, promote, assist, and educate foster and kinship homes to enhance the quality of life for children in care

Manitoba Health Care Coverage
Information about health care coverage

Manitoba Riding for the Disabled
Therapeutic riding program for children with disabilities

Manitoba Swimability
Swimming instruction for children with special needs

Manitoba Wheelchair Sport Association
Information about wheelchair sports in Manitoba

Medical Services or Transportation Referral
(204) 983-0911

Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Manitoba Division
Information about muscular dystrophy

Special Olympics
Enriching the lives of Manitobans with an intellectual disability through active participation in sport

Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of Manitoba
To improve the quality of life for people affected by spina bifida and hydrocephalus 

West Broadway Community Ministry
Provides food, shelter, art groups, and laundry to those in need

Winnipeg Harvest
Winnipeg food distribution centre

YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg
To foster the growth and development of people and communities in spirit, mind and body