Parent Resources

Many parent organizations are available to provide information and support to parents of exceptional children. Following is a list of some of these organizations.

Provincial and Demonstration Schools

The Ministry of Education operates provincial and demonstration schools throughout Ontario for deaf, blind, deaf-blind, and severely learning disabled students, as well as those with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Residential programs are offered at the school from Monday to Friday for students who live too far from school to travel daily.

The following are Demonstration Schools for English speaking students with severe learning disabilities and for students with learning disabilities in association with ADHD:

Amethyst School

1090 Highbury Ave
London, ON N5Y 4V9
T (519) 453-4408

Sagonaska School

350 Dundas St. West
Belleville, ON K8P 1B2
T (613) 967-2830

Trillium School

347 Ontario St. S
Milton, ON L9T 3X9
T (905) 878-8428

Schools for the Deaf

Ernest C. Drury School

255 Ontario Street School South
Milton, ON L9T 2M5
TTY: (905) 878-2851

Robarts School

1090 Highbury Ave
London, ON N5Y 4V9
T & TTY (519) 453-4400

Sir James Whitney School

350 Dundas Street West
Belleville, ON K8P 1B2
T & TTY (613) 967-2823

Schools for the Blind & Deaf-Blind

W. Ross Macdonald School

350 Brant Avenue
Brantford, ON N3T 3J9
T (519) 759-0730

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