Free Web Stream Series
ACT has developed a free Spring series of presentations by speakers who will inspire and inform. These free live web streamed events provide information for families and caregivers.
April 7 - June 9: Self-care for Carers – a Mindful Compassion Program
June 3: Improving Family Mealtimes, One Bite at A Time
June 4: Autism and Sexual Health: Access, Education, and Intervention
ACT is gathering information to support families during the COVID-19 crisis, including resources specific to those who are neuro-diverse and useful general resources. Our COVID-19 Resources page will be updated as new resources come in.
- Watch Practical Tips for Helping Families Reduce Stress
- Resources for Families Waiting for Assessment
- View upcoming live web streams and presentations you can watch any time
Looking for autism & special needs resources specific to British Columbia? Visit the new B.C. Resources page to find community agencies, recreational activities, service providers, support groups, education & employment, community events, the autism manual, new diagnosis hub, transition to adulthood, and much more!
Guides to Videos & Resources
Download the ACT Videos & Resources Guide for the latest updates on ACT’s videos, events, and resources. We have specialized guides for:ACT Videos & Resources Guide for Parents and Professionals
Find Autism Information
Find practical autism resources in the Autism Information Database (AID). We've made it even easier to find resources and tools for parents and professionals with a new subject listing. Free and relevant world-wide.
You can also find 自閉症社區訓練協會 (ACT in Chinese), ACT in Punjabi, Online Mental Health & Autism Project: Looking Beyond Autism, and Autism Research.
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April 07, 2021 - June 09, 2021
Wednesdays, April 7 - June 9, 2021, 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
A 10 Week Small Group Program for Caregivers of Neurodiverse Family Members via Zoom
This will be an accepting, non-judgmental group dedicated to support and build the emotional resilience in family members caring for individuals with ASD or other diverse needs. This includes parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, adult siblings, etc.
June 3, 2021
Web Streaming Only
Presented by Lauren Binnendyk, PhD, BCBA-D
This workshop is designed for parents struggling to add more variety into their child’s diet.
June 4, 2021
Web Streaming Only
Presented by Landa Fox, MA, BCBA, Certified Sexual Health Educator
This full day presentation will cover a broad range of topics in the area of sexual health and the various ways this intersects with supporting autistic individuals.
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B.C. Community Resources
Special Needs Community Events
ACT lists workshops and conferences in B.C. related to autism and other special needs that are provided by local agencies and organizations.
自閉症社區訓練協會 | ACT in Chinese
ACT in Punjabi
ACT has been able to both create and identify valuable resources for the Punjabi-speaking community in British Columbia.View Punjabi-language Resources