April is Autism Acceptance Month and April 2nd is World Autism Day. Over the month of April, we will feature a series of videos and blogs from individuals on the autism spectrum about what makes them unique and what our community can do to be supportive.
Watch our Trailer:
Part 1: The Diverse Spectrum
Part 2: Unlearn. Autism. Stereotypes
Part 3: Being Autistic
Part 4: Don’t Assume. Listen.
Part 5: Support Autistic Adults
Part 6: What is Autism Acceptance?
AutismBC Talks: Autism Acceptance According to Autistic People
Please bookmark and return to this blog to watch videos as they are released throughout the month or subscribe to ourYouTube Channel!
To support the Autism community in BC and to celebrate Autistic people, we’ve created some images for you to use on social media to spread messages of inclusion and acceptance. There are two ways to do so:
Change your Profile Picture
Use the following images as your profile picture or simply share them on your social media. Pick and choose your favourite or rotate them throughout the month. Spread the word!
Take a Selfie with our Autism Acceptance Pebble
Print these out and follow the instructions on the page. You also have the option to add your own message in the second pebble. Take a selfie with it and post it on your social media. Don’t forget to tag us (@autismbc)! We look forward to seeing your smiles and celebrating this month with our community.