Youth The Future/Jeunes en devenir

As part of the Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work (CCRW), the Youth the Future (YTF) , has been operating in Montreal since 2017. YTF offers pre-employment skills training for women, ages 15-30, who identify as having a disability (of any kind) in both English and French with a new cohort starting every five months. 

Le Bon Pilote

Personal attendant service to people with a visual impairment or loss of autonomy.

Le Regroupement des Usagers du Transport Adapté et accessible de l’Île de Montréal

Represents and defends the rights of individuals with functional limitations to promote and ensure universal accessibility in public and adapted transport.

Regroupement de parents de personnes ayant une déficience intellectuelle

Non-profit organization that promote the interests and defend the rights of people with intellectual disabilities and their families.

STM Compagnion Card – Accessibility for the visuall or intelectually disabled

Provides free travel for the person who accompanies individuals with a visual or intellectual disability while they use the STM’s bus and métro transit system.

STM Paratransit Program

Door-to-door public transit service by reservation only for handicapped persons who are liable to encounter barriers in performing everyday activities.

Taxi Para-Adapté

Available 24 hours/day, 7 days/week in and around the island of Montréal. Clients can track the taxi vehicle fleet in real time.

Vehicle Adaptation Program for Persons with Disabilities

Financial assistance for the adaptation of a vehicle to enable a person with a disability to drive it or have access to it.

Child Disability Benefit – Canada Revenue Agency

Tax-free benefit for families who care for a child under age 18 who is eligible for the disability tax credit.