Pamphlets to help explain a diagnosis to a child
Websites for kids:
Child Disability Benefit (CDB)
The Child Disability Benefit (CDB) is a tax-free benefit for families who care for a child under age 18 who is eligible for the disability amount. A child is eligible for the disability amount when a qualified practitioner certifies that the child has a severe and prolonged impairment in physical or mental functions, and the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) approves the form
President’s Choice Children’s Charity
Helping children with a physical or developmental disability by funding mobility equipment, environmental modifications, assist in the funding of wheelchair vans, therapy and more.
Assistance for Children with Severe Disabilities – funding paid to (eligible) families with a child with a disability (to cover costs such as respite, special foods, medical expenses). 1-800-646-3209
Ronald McDonald Children’s Charities -RMHC Canada provides the “Helping Hand grant”. Available to registered charities that supports children with serious illnesses or disabilities & helps their families lead healthier lives.
A Canadian, family-run organization dedicated to helping you plan for your disabled child’s future.
Rehabilitation Centre for Children: http://www.rccinc.ca/
Provides services to children with physical and developmental challenges