Other Links and Resources



Ministry of Community and Social Services Newsletter

Spotlight on Transformation is the ministry’s newsletter for people interested in services and supports for people with a developmental disability. It features:

  • information about what is happening in Ontario’s developmental services system
  • updates on our progress in improving services and supports, and
  • inspiring stories of inclusion in communities throughout Ontario.

To download an electronic copy of the most recent newsletter, Issue 50, November, 2015 click here

For past issues of Spotlight on Transformation visit: http://www.mcss.gov.on.ca/en/mcss/publications/spotlight.aspx



Partners for Planning Resource Network

Partners for Planning Resource Network is a free online planning centre designed to help families create a good life and secure future for their loved one. With support from the Ministry of Community & Social Services, this resource is available at no cost to both families and organizations.

The Network now has over 40 partners across Ontario - from small organizations like the Thunder Bay Family Network and Facile Perth to large organizations like Autism Ontario, Toronto Catholic District School Board and Grandview Children's Centre.


To learn how you can offer this dynamic resource to your community, visit www.resourcepartners.ca.




211 is a three-digit phone number and website (www.211ontario.ca)  that provides information and referral to community and social services in Ontario.




Other Resources


The Cerebral Palsy Group



System Pathway to Crisis Response for People with Dual Diagnosis in Brant Community.doc