For kids who are allies
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Resources about disability for kids
Recommended by Holland Bloorview families
Some of these books are available in audio format
Some of these books are available in braille
A girl called Lauretta uses a super-speedy wheelchair.
Since We’re Friends: An Autism Picture Book
A story about two boys who are friends.
It’s Okay to Be Different
Colourful drawings celebrate our differences.
Arnie and the New Kid
A story about friendship and being nice to each other.
Don’t Laugh at Me
How to stop bullying.
Fox and Squirrel
A story about friends who are different and the same.
We Are All Alike… We Are All Different
Written for kids by kids, this book is about how we are the same and different.
I’m Wendy Blair Not a Chair!
All about Wendy Blair and not her wheelchair.
The Special Kids in School
Kids help their classmates understand their disabilities.
Colourful photos help kids better understand what it’s like to have a disability, including blindness and deafness, and use mobility devices.
A true story about a dolphin named Winter who loses his tail.
A story about a boy with a facial difference called August, who is trying to fit in.
Biographical drama about surfer Bethany Hamilton, who loses her arm in a shark attack.
Sesame Street and Autism: See amazing in all children
Check out videos, stories and other fun stuff.
CBC Kids’ This Is Me series
Get to know a lot of different kids, including Amira at the Aquarium.
tvokids’ This is my Family series
Videos about all kinds of families.