IDA Ontario Blog


High School / University Transition

April 20, 2016

Accessibility Services at University of Toronto, St. George campus, is offering an informative session for educators and community partners, supporting high school students with disabilities. Parents and their students are […]

Bringing dyslexia into the open

March 28, 2016

Raising awareness about dyslexia across college and university campuses is instrumental in reducing stigma and self-consciousness for dyslexic students across the country. We want to thank Nicole Calhau who writes […]

Embracing Dyslexia – A Documentary

October 14, 2015

You’re invited to a showing of Embracing Dyslexia. Presented by Decoding Dyslexia – Ontario & The Ontario Branch of the International Dyslexia Association (ONBIDA) When and Where? Sunday, October 18, […]

SickKids research study

August 25, 2015

Families needed for SickKids research study on the genetics of reading disabilities SUMMARY:  Families are needed for a research study at SickKids (the Hospital for Sick Children), which is investigating the […]

Piper Gilles in ONBIDA News

August 25, 2015

PRESS RELEASE: Piper Gilles – Canadian National Medalist Becomes ONBIDA’s 2015 Spokesperson Piper Met with Families in Kingston: See Photos Here

Welcome to our new website!

August 25, 2015

Welcome to ONBIDA’s new website.

Moore vs British Columbia

November 9, 2012

November 9, 2012 Press Release: ONBIDA successful at Supreme Court of Canada in Moore v British columbia (Ministry of Educations) ONBIDA successful at Supreme Court of Canada in Moore v British […]

Education and Equality rights of students with severe learning disabilities

March 19, 2012

March 19, 2012 Press Release:  ONBIDA intervening in Supreme Court of Canada Appeal that will consider the education and equality rights of students with severe learning disabilities.  Access ONBIDA_Supreme_Court_Factum here.

Oliver Martin Memorial Trust Fund in partnership with ONBIDA

June 14, 2011

June 14, 2011 Toronto Star article profiles the Oliver Martin Memorial Trust Fund in partnership with ONBIDA “… What helps sustain Dudeck and his wife is the Oliver Martin Memorial […]

Don’t Forget Them – Oliver Martin Memorial

June 13, 2010

June 14, 2010 Toronto Sun article profiles the Oliver Martin Memorial Trust Fund in partnership with ONBIDA ” … He said what makes it all so much more tragic is that […]