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Autism Resources in Canada

Our list of best links, tools, and resources in Canada to help support Autism, Autism Spectrum Disorder (Asperger’s), and related disorders.

The Special Needs Planning Group

An organization that is made up primarily of people who have direct links to the disabled community through family relationships and experiences. We use a team approach to planning using Planners, Lawyers and Accountants, all of whom specialize in planning for people with disabilities.

The Vocational and Rehabilitation Research Institute (VRRI)

A leading-edge, registered not-for-profit charitable research and service agency that has been meeting the needs of persons with disabilities and the community-at-large since 1969. Affiliated with the University of Calgary, the VRRI is recognized as a leader in the field of disability services and research.

Total Ability

This private practice OT service provides comprehensive health therapy services. They value their client-centered, evidence informed, ethical, confidential and proactive practice.

Total Communication Environment (TCE)

A non-profit charitable organization providing residential, day services and outreach to long term care homes for adults with multiple disabilities and special communication needs. We provide support to over ninety (90) people in many different residential settings including group homes, apartments and townhouses, and outreach at a number of long term care homes in the Ottawa area.

Trait d’Union Outaouais Inc. (Gatineau)

Un organisme communautaire à but non-lucratif qui dessert l’ensemble de la région de l’Outaouais. L’organisme a pour mission de donner des services de réadaptation psychosociale à des enfants et adolescents de 0 à 21 ans ayant un diagnostic d’autisme ou autre trouble envahissant du développement, tout en offrant un soutien à leur famille et à leur entourage.

 

Transitions

Transitions believes in supporting individuals with developmental delays and disabilities to achieve a full life and our services are organized to deliver on those beliefs. As an infant or child, Transitions focuses equal attention on parent and family support to promote a nurturing environment that is rich in learning opportunity. As an adult, the focus becomes independent living and relationship building. Always, these services are offered with concern for health and safety.

Tremploy Inc.

A non-profit organization that provides adults who have an intellectual disability with vocational training, life skills training, life enrichment, and support services.

Turning Tides

Support students of all ages and abilities with tutoring and social skills programs. Parents can learn more about learning disabilities and parenting strategies through their community workshops and conferences. Educators, psychologists and other professionals can also share in their knowledge through professional development workshops and customized training opportunities.

Valley Disability Partnership Society

Provides information on the supports and services available to persons with disabilities in order to create equal opportunities for employment and in the community in order to increase quality of life.

Vancouver Asperger Autism Union

A place where those with Asperger Syndrome (AS) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) can form social and support networks by connecting on line and meeting up on a regular basis.

Vancouver Parents Transition Group

An education and support group for parents of youth with disabilities who are transitioning to adulthood. The group meets once per month and features guest speakers who provide information and support to families.

Varsity Education, University of Calgary

Provides an inclusive educational alternative to young adults with moderate to severe developmental disabilities by encouraging and supporting them to participate in a post-secondary experience. Also provides continuing support to the graduates of the post-secondary education program in a workplace environment (Graduate Support Services).