ACT will host two POPARD courses this summer in Vancouver. See the ACT Events page for details and to register.
It is the time of year when we would all like more expertise in figuring out how to make the proper claims for our family members with disabilities and how to protect them from financial abuse. For a free online presentation from one of Canada’s leading tax lawyers, who understands the particular issues facing families who have children who require additional protection, see Blair Dwyer’s presentation on Estate Planning at Autism Videos @ ACT (AVA). This presentation is free, available on your schedule and divided into small chunks to for easier viewing!
ACT welcomes support for AVA and other projects. For more information on how to contribute see the ACT website.
February News Round-Up: New online videos platform and RASP search, MCFD Service Provider Portal, Autism Awareness Events and more.
Did you know that ACT hosts 15 different streaming videos on ACT’s website?
If you’ve watched ACT’s autism videos before, you’ll see a big change this month. ACT’s online video platform has been totally redeveloped. Some of the highlights of Autism Videos @ ACT (AVA) are:
- 5 new videos available in February 2015
- Every video is free – thanks to our presenters and sponsors
- No login or password required
- An easy-to-navigate and browse site
- Videos are divided into chunks for busy schedules
- Viewable on smart phones and tablets
These innovations have been made possible due in large part to fundraising by John Carinha and Row4Autism, in collaboration with Canucks Autism Network, as well as support from Els for Autism Canada. For more information on AVA, download the PDF.