Resources

  • AutismBC has acted as a primary source of autism information for the province of BC for the past 40 years. Dissemination of information and referral of services are available through our Informational Officers, Regional Coordinators and these resources packages.

    We can recommend personalized & individual resources and support.

    *Disclaimer These resources were last updated in *Feb of 2017* We are currently working on a website update to better serve our members. All of the AutismBC contact information on the resources below are NOT UPDATED. Click HERE to contact us or send us a message about this information provided below.*

     

  • Pre-diagnosis

  • Autism BC Resources

    Diagnostic Assessments

    How autism is diagnosed and the difference between BC Autism Assessment Network assessments and private assessments.

    Moving to B.C.

    Funding and assessment information for families moving to B.C. from another province or country.

    Outside Resources

    BC Autism Assessment Network

    The BC Autism Assessment Network provides diagnostic assessments for those with suspected autism.

  • Under Six

  • Autism BC Resources

    New Diagnosis

    Autism funding, team-based treatment, and the importance of evidence-based intervention.

    Funding Breakdown

    Breakdown of Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) funding.

    Outside Resources

    A Parent’s Handbook: Your Guide to Autism Programs 

    A Ministry of Child and Family Development guide on autism information, funding, intervention, and available programs for children and youth with autism and their families.

    The Registry of Autism Service Providers

    A listing of Ministry of Child and Family Development approved autism professionals.

  • School age

  • Autism BC Resources

    New Diagnosis

    Autism funding, team-based treatment, and the importance of evidence-based intervention.

    Funding Breakdown

    Breakdown of Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) funding.

    Education and IEP’s

    The purpose of an Individual Education Plan and additional resources.

    Education Options

    A breakdown of alternative learning options in BC.

    Education and Funding

    A breakdown of funding information for learning options in BC.

    Outside Resources

    The Role of Parental Advocacy in Navigating the School System

    An Autism Community Training step-by-step guide on how to best act as a positive, effective advocate for your child in B.C’s school system.

    The BC Education System, An Introduction for Parents of Students with ASD 
    An Autism Community Training guide on enrolling in school, inclusion, The School Act, and different educational settings.

  • Transition to Adulthood/Adulthood

  • Autism BC Resources

    CLBC and PSI

    Community Living BC and Personalized Supports Initiative criteria and resources.

    Disability Assistance

    Persons With Disability (PWD) criteria, benefits, and resources.

  • AUTISM BC

  • Membership

    Outline of services offered to AutismBC members.

    Information Officers

    List of services offered by AutismBC Information Officers.