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Self-Advocacy for Teens with ASD

A facilitated six-session workshop for teens on how to learn and practice self-advocacy.    To register please contact Kelly Howson:  613-761-9522 ext. 223. or email at khowson@able2.org

COVID-19: Expansion of Special Services at Home.

Dear Families, As a result of COVID-19, the Ministry of Ontario is temporally expanding the list of services covered by Special Services at Home.  Please click the link for more information: http://www.children.gov.on.ca/htdocs/English/specialneeds/specialservices.aspx

Parent Tips for Home

Create a schedule or identify the things you will do today (even if it’s followed loosely) Use visuals if this is historically helpful for your child  Have your child assist in creating or planning the activities Complete less preferred activities prior to preferred...

Virtual Tutoring

TIPES is excited to introduce individualized tutoring programs designed to assist any student with their learning goals!  

Virtual Services Update

Our online services have been progressing well and we are happy to see our children enjoying the new platform that allows ongoing connections with peers and staff.  Though we have faced no issues, TIPES has been staying up to date with all news and regulations...

COVID-19 Updates

April 3, 2020 As we continue to follow the recommendations of Ottawa Public Health and abide by the limitations of government restrictions, TIPES will remain closed as long as there is a State of Emergency.   Once these restrictions are raised, we will continue to...

COVID-19 Family Resource List

TIPES has compiled a list of resources for families to access during this difficult time.  Our list of resources include educational and activity links, free educational resources, educational resources offering free trials, social stories, and articles to help...

COVID-19 Updates

March 26, 2020 Following the recommendations from Ottawa Public Health, we have made the very difficult decision to suspend services at the center.  We are working to offer virtual one-on-one and group services for our learners.  For more information on these...

Introducing Virtual Services

Making an impact in the lives of some of our most vulnerable individuals; allowing for socializing in a time when we need it most, while practicing social distancing. Find out more about the vitural services we are offering by visiting the Virtual Services link under...

Upcoming Social Programs

TIPES is running a number of Social Programs this spring, including the PEERSs Program for teens 13-17 years of age with “high functioning” ASD or ADHD who have difficulty making and keeping friends.  This 12 week program is sponsored by an Ottawa Community...

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