New Diagnosis Resources


The needs of families and their children with ASD change greatly over time. ACT is available to provide ongoing information, training and support to families across B.C. and the professionals who support them.

Online Resources

  • ACT’s Website – ACT’s website contains extensive information on the resources we provide as well as links to other terrific resources and activities happening across British Columbia. From research to recreation programs, parent groups to potty training!
  • Online Videos – expert, practical insights on a range of topics; available on your computer on your schedule; professionally filmed and edited. Free!
  • The Autism Information Database – the AID
    • Search by your postal code for autism-friendly services in your area.
      • A flexible keyword search will generate resources from credible websites around the world.
  • Registry of Autism Service Providers (RASP) – Information for Families
    • This is a searchable listing of over 500 autism professionals that families may contract using their autism funding.
  • ACT’s Autism Manual for B.C.: Living and Working with Children with Autism in B.C. – A Manual for Parents and Community Professionals

Individualized Support

Information Officers – ACT’s team of friendly, knowledgeable Information Officers provide individualized support in English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Punjabi by telephone, Skype, email and in-person at the Family Resource Centre at our Burnaby office.

ACT’s services are confidential; your privacy will be protected.

MCFD Resources

Monthly News Round-Up: Staying In the Loop

ACT is constantly developing new resources. We also keep parents and professionals in touch with developments within the autism community across B.C. and beyond. To receive ACT’s Monthly News Round-Up and event announcements by email, sign-up at This confidential information is not shared.

Contact ACT:

Monday to Friday
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Suite 150-2250 Boundary Road
Burnaby, BC, Canada, V5M 3Z3
Phone: 604-205-5467
Toll-free: 1-866-939-5188
Email: [email protected]