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.

January, 2020


Early Year Conference 2020 – Listen Together, Learn Together, Act Together

Thursday, January 30 - Saturday, February 1, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Vancouver

The Early Years Conference 2020 continues to lead the field of professional development in early childhood development, early childhood intervention, and family support. Join us as we explore the complex factors impacting children’s development and highlight many of the considerations...

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Autism BC Burnaby Community Group: Transition from the Front Lines – Navigation and Lived Experiences

Friday, January 31
Burnaby

In this workshop, we will have a panel presentation on different organizations’ role in helping young people move towards adulthood from all the speakers, plus some of their own experiences,...

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February, 2020


Behaviour Interventionist Training Workshop (Lower Mainland)

Saturday, February 1 - Sunday, February 2
Burnaby

Behaviour Interventionist Training Workshop February 1st-2nd, 2020 9:30am-4:30pm Raj Chouhan, MLA Community Office - 5234 Rumble St, Burnaby Join us for a two day introduction to Applied Behaviour Analysis and the implementation...

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Behaviour Interventionist Training Workshop (Williams Lake)

Saturday, February 1 - Sunday, February 2
Williams Lake, BC V2G 1L8

Behaviour Interventionist Training Workshop February 1st-2nd, 2020           9:30am-4:30pm New Horizons Society for Autism & Special Needs; 160a Oliver St, Williams Lake, BC V2G 1L8 Join us for a...

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Waiting for Assessment (Castlegar)

Saturday, February 1
Castlegar

Waiting For Assessment Workshop Februrary 1, 2020 1pm-4pm Kootenay Family Place, 767 11 Ave, Castlegar Join us for a 3 hour workshop covering the essential information that families need to know...

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Social Skills Group – Kelowna (Ages 8-10)

Tuesday, February 4 - Tuesday, February 25
Kelowna

This Social Skills Group runs every Tuesday 3:00pm - 4:00pm, from February 4th to 25th at Oak Learning Centre Kelowna. Students ages 8-10 will have fun while learning to positively...

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Social Skills Group – Students 8 to 10 on Tuesdays (Kelowna)

Tuesday, February 4 - Tuesday, February 25
Kelowna

SOCIAL SKILLS GROUP Tuesdays February 4-25 3pm to 4pm Oak Learning Centre Kelowna #112, 1890 Cooper Road Students will have fun while learning to positively interact with others. We will...

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UBC PEERS® Clinic: Social Skills Program for Teens with ASD

Tuesday, February 4 - Tuesday, May 26, 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Vancouver

PEERS® is an evidence-based intervention program that is designed to help teens make and keep friends. WHO: Teens with ASD between the ages of 13-18 with friendship difficulties Must be in Middle School or High School Average verbal/language ability Teens...

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AutismBC Goes to the Movies (Kamloops) 

Saturday, February 8
Kamloops, BC V2C 2B1

AutismBC Goes to the Movies (Kamloops)  February 8th  12:30-3:00 KFS Paramount Theatre, 503 Victoria St, Kamloops, BC V2C 2B1 AutismBC Goes provides free, safe, and supportive community events where everyone can be...

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Relaxed Performance – Noises Off

Sunday, February 16, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Vancouver

The Arts Club Theatre Company is proud to host a relaxed performance for the play Noises Off, an inclusive event designed to welcome patrons who may enjoy a more casual theatre experience. Enjoy the hilarious farce written by Michael Frayn in...

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