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.

Summer is just around the corner! See ACT’s 2022 Summer Camp & Activities page. 

October, 2022


Introductory Online Workshop (French): Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2)

Wednesday, October 12 – Friday, October 21, 12:00 am

Event Overview Dates: October 12-14 and 19-21, 2022 (6 half-days)  Format: Virtual/Online  Certified trainer: Dr. Mandy Steiman, Clinical Psychologist Workshop facilitator: Dr. Noémie Hébert-Lalonde, Clinical Neuropsychologist Price: $950 – $1,300 CAD (tax included) Language: French Workshop dates Date Time Wednesday, October 12, 2022 1 to 4:30 PM EDT Thursday, October…

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Anxiety: A Common Barrier to Social Inclusion

Saturday, October 29

Do you find your anxiety keeps you from meeting new people or standing up for yourself?  Have you ever wondered what the purpose of anxiety is and how anxiety can…

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November, 2022


Clearing the Clutter

Saturday, November 26, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Have you ever wondered how clutter makes us feel and affects our daily lives?  How does clutter affect relationships with family, friends and ourselves?  If you want to find out why we hold onto things and why we should declutter,…

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