ACT lists workshops and conferences in B.C. related to autism and other special needs that are provided by local agencies and organizations.
Wednesday, March 27, 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Dr Shanker's session include exploration and practical applications of: 1. The impact of an excessive stress load on a child's energy, mood, behaviour and learning 2. The Triune Brain: Limbic versus learning states and the limbic brake 3. The five...
Saturday, April 6, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
It's Soapbox Saturday! Join us on April 6th for this car-themed family-friendly event which aims to raise Autism Awareness and Acceptance in the South Okanagan. We will celebrate the accomplishments, skills, and possibilities of and for those on the Autism...
Saturday, April 6 - Saturday, June 22, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
In this fun, interactive class, kids aged 8-11 will follow the Social Thinking curriculum and explore emotional regulation, conversational skills and social concepts through stories, games and crafts . Each class is 1.5 hours with a parent debrief in the...
Monday, April 8, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
This event is meant for people with autism who are looking to use their strengths to gain employment and join the workforce! In support of Autism Awareness month, Spectrum Works created the first ever job fair with some of Canada’s...
Tuesday, April 9
This educational session teaches basic information about Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), the science of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), and why ABA-based autism treatments are the most effective and scientifically validated...
Saturday, April 13, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Families are invited to enjoy a bowling outing with the whole family at Falcon Lanes! Time slots from 1-2 pm or 2:30-3:30 pm. This event is open to Canucks Autism Network (CAN) members, as well as to those families living...
Tuesday, April 16
Trauma Informed Sexuality Education for People with Developmental Disabilities Tuesday, April 16, 2019 from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, EST We know the rates of sexual assault among people with developmental...
Thursday, April 18, 3:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Canucks Autism Network (CAN) is proud to partner with Vancouver International Airport (YVR) to provide another Autism Accessibility Tour for individuals and families living with autism. Developed in collaboration with YVR, the Autism Accessibility Tour is an opportunity to practice the airport...