Community Events in BC

ACT lists workshops and conferences in BC related to autism and other diverse needs that are provided by local agencies and organizations. Submit your event.

Learning About Support Worker Central

Learning About Support Worker Central

Tuesday, June 18, 2024    
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Zoom
Are you looking to hire support staff? Learn about Support Worker Central (SWC), a free, provincial-wide job board created for people with disabilities and their families who hire their own support staff. During this presentation, you will learn how the job board works, how to [...]
Sexual Health Education: Considerations for Autistic Students

Sexual Health Education: Considerations for Autistic Students

Tuesday, June 18, 2024    
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Sexual health education in BC schools aims to equip students with the information, motivation, and behavioural skills needed to enhance sexual health and avoid negative sexual health outcomes. All individuals have the right to learn all they can to enable them to become sexually healthy [...]
Sexual Health Education: Considerations for Autistic Students

Sexual Health Education: Considerations for Autistic Students

Thursday, June 20, 2024    
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sexual health education in BC schools aims to equip students with the information, motivation, and behavioural skills needed to enhance sexual health and avoid negative sexual health outcomes. All individuals have the right to learn all they can to enable them to become sexually healthy [...]
Pre-Kindergarten Program Open House Info Session - Stepping Stones Consultants

Pre-Kindergarten Program Open House Info Session - Stepping Stones Consultants

Tuesday, June 25, 2024    
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Come to our Open House Information Session for our Summer Intensive Pre-Kindergarten Program! Learn about our program, meet our staff, explore the space, and ask your questions! Light refreshments will be provided!
Center Based Camp - Monarch House

Center Based Camp - Monarch House

Tuesday, July 2, 2024 - Friday, July 5, 2024    
8:45 am - 11:45 am
Abbotsford
Engaging morning full of activities like arts and crafts and games! This is in a smaller group for more meaningful connections with campers. 
Adventure Summer Camp - Monarch House

Adventure Summer Camp - Monarch House

Tuesday, July 2, 2024 - Friday, July 5, 2024    
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Abbotsford
In a small group, friends go to nearby parks and venues, to foster a sense of ownership and belonging. The children choose their own adventures for the day picking from a list of options! This option is for children aged 8+. 
Educational Summer Camps for Kids with Diverse Learning Needs

Educational Summer Camps for Kids with Diverse Learning Needs

Tuesday, July 2, 2024 - Saturday, August 31, 2024    
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Educational camps for kids are pivotal in fostering continuous learning and personal growth beyond traditional classroom environments. They merge the excitement of discovery with educational enrichment, promoting essential life skills such as teamwork, leadership, and problem-solving. These camps are particularly crucial for children with autism, [...]
Pre-Kindergarten Program

Pre-Kindergarten Program

Tuesday, July 2, 2024 - Saturday, August 31, 2024    
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Our Pre-Kindergarten Program is designed for autistic children 3-5 years old. We have created an adapted curriculum that will be taught by B.C. certified teachers and supported by Behaviour Consultants (BCs) and Behaviour Interventionists (BIs). There will be two programs per day, one for high-intensity [...]
Superflex Summer Camp

Superflex Summer Camp

Wednesday, July 3, 2024 - Friday, August 23, 2024    
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Richmond
Superflex Summer Camp  Hours: 9AM – 12PM  Location: 1110 – 6900 Graybar Road, Richmond BC, V6W 0A5 Monthly cost: $680 For Children Aged: 5-8 (or an appropriate fit) Student to Staff Ratio: 4:1 Dates for the Summer 2024 July 3, 5, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19 August 7, [...]
Discover (ME) Summer Camp

Discover (ME) Summer Camp

Wednesday, July 3, 2024 - Friday, August 23, 2024    
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Richmond
Discover(ME) Summer camp  Hours: 1pm -4pm Location: 1110 – 6900 Graybar Road, Richmond BC, V6W 0A5 Monthly cost: $680 For Children Aged: 9 – 13 years old (or an appropriate fit) Student to Staff Ratio: 4:1 Dates for the Summer 2024 July 3, 5, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19 [...]
Culinary Kids: Developing Skills

Culinary Kids: Developing Skills

Wednesday, July 3, 2024 - Wednesday, August 21, 2024    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Abbotsford
𝗖𝗮𝗹𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗮𝗹𝗹 𝗖𝘂𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗮𝗿𝘆 𝗞𝗶𝗱𝘀!     Are you ready to turn up the heat in the kitchen? Join the yummiest group Pivot Point has to offer!   Culinary Kids is where the magic happens - a blend of fun, flavor, and fantastic friends!   What's on [...]
Summer 2024 Programs

Summer 2024 Programs

Sunday, July 7, 2024 - Wednesday, July 31, 2024    
12:00 am
About Social Diversity for Children Foundation  Social Diversity for Children Foundation (SDC) is a registered charity that empowers youth to empower children with disabilities. We conduct recreational programs for children with disabilities. About Summer 2024 Programs We are happy to announce that the registrations for [...]
PECS Level 1 Training

PECS Level 1 Training

Monday, July 8, 2024 - Tuesday, July 9, 2024    
8:00 am - 3:30 pm
PECS Level 1 Training - Online
This 13-hour interactive workshop is designed to teach educational and caregiver teams the theory and protocol for the Picture Exchange Communication System® (PECS®), an evidence-based augmentative/alternative communication system. Using presenter demonstrations, role-play opportunities, and video examples, participants will gain a thorough understanding and hands-on experience [...]
Centre Based Summer Camp - Monarch House

Centre Based Summer Camp - Monarch House

Monday, July 8, 2024 - Friday, July 12, 2024    
8:45 am - 11:45 am
Port Coquitlam
Engaging mornings full or activities like arts and crafts and games! We keep smaller groups for more meaningful connections with campers. This is open to all ages!
Adventure Summer Camp

Adventure Summer Camp

Monday, July 8, 2024 - Friday, July 12, 2024    
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Port Coquitlam
In a small group friends go to nearby parks and venues, to foster a sense of ownership and belonging, the children choose their own adventures for the day picking from a list of options. This option is for children ages 8+.
Cloverdale Summer Day Camp: Theatre Sports

Cloverdale Summer Day Camp: Theatre Sports

Monday, July 8, 2024 - Friday, July 12, 2024    
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Welcome to our Cloverdale Summer Day Camp, where imagination takes center stage in our Theatre Sports adventure! 🎭 Calling all young adventurers, dreamers, and creative minds! Join us for a week-long journey where the worlds of Dungeons and Dragons, Minecraft, and other thrilling adventures come [...]
Eco Adventure Camp: Duncan

Eco Adventure Camp: Duncan

Monday, July 8, 2024 - Friday, July 12, 2024    
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Duncan
Immerse your neurodiverse child in an exhilarating summer journey with Eco Adventures Day Camp! Picture this: everyday bursting with excitement as they dive into a new outdoor escapade. From thrilling hikes to captivating treasure hunts, each day promises a thrilling adventure that fuels their passion [...]
Eco Adventure Summer Day Camp: Cranbrook

Eco Adventure Summer Day Camp: Cranbrook

Monday, July 8, 2024 - Friday, July 12, 2024    
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cranbrook
Exciting Summer Opportunity for Autistic & Neurodiverse Youth: Eco Adventures Day Camp Comes to Cranbrook!  Imagine a week filled with thrilling outdoor escapades designed to nurture both their adventurous spirit and social skills.  Led by our passionate staff, participants will embark on daily expeditions to [...]
Life Skills Summer Camp

Life Skills Summer Camp

Tuesday, July 9, 2024 - Thursday, August 15, 2024    
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Richmond
ABA LEARNING CENTRE’S LIFE SKILLS SUMMER CAMP 2024 We are happy to offer a centre-based summer camp for autistic youth to engage in opportunities to practice essential life skills. The camp will be run by a behaviour consultant and all other camp leaders have extensive [...]
Life Skills Summer Camp

Life Skills Summer Camp

Tuesday, July 9, 2024 - Thursday, August 15, 2024    
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Richmond
Life Skills Summer Camp  Hours: 10AM – 2PM Location: 1110 – 6900 Graybar Road, Richmond BC, V6W 0A5 Weekly cost: $420 For Children Aged: 8 – 18 years old Student to Staff Ratio: 2:1 (1:1 Ratio available upon request. Please ask office for more information) Dates for the Summer 2024 [...]
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