Current Implementation Status

IDDSI was launched in January 2019 and nation-wide implementation is currently underway.  IDDSI is supported by Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists, Canadian Society of Nutrition Management, Dietitians of Canada, Speech-Language & Audiology Canada.

Reference Group

There is a Canadian IDDSI Reference Group (CIRG) guiding the implementation process in Canada.  For updates, newsletters, or if you wish to join CIRG, please contact us.

Primary Contacts
  • Stephanie Dion, CIRG co-chairs
  • Amber Capotosto, CIRG co-chairs
Contact Email Canada
Registry Canadian Reference Group Registry (pdf, Oct 2020)

We update the registry twice a year (February & August).  If you wish to be included on the Canadian IDDSI Registry, please contact us 


Webinaire IDDSI 101 - Réponses aux questions (pdf, July 2020)

IDDSI Testing Methods in French (Canada)

French (Canada) Poster, Testing Reference Card, IDDSI Flow Test Card available on the Resources page.
  This information was last updated on Dec 2020.