Meeting with MPP about autism funding

Photo Copyright AutismDATA.orgYesterday I had the pleasure of meeting with my MPP Ted Arnott, along with some other parents of autistic children in our community. My goal was to inform and empower the MPP with information about the developmental approach and how...

Changes in the Ontario Autism Program

The Ontario government announced changes to the Ontario Autism Program last week that caps the amount of money families can receive for their children's services. Families are concerned about this but our greater concern is the type of services that are being...

Meetings with MPs

Photo Copyright AutismDATA.org Earlier today I had the pleasure of meeting with Alberta MP, Mike Lake, father of an autistic young adult and advocate for autism support. We discussed how we can bring autism communities together to improve supports and services for all...

Autism Acceptance

April is Autism Awareness month but Autistics for Autistics (A4A) promote Autism Acceptance. They raised their own flag on Tuesday in Toronto for autistic pride. Members gave excellent speeches and had some good conversations with City representatives and some members...

Spring 2018 Bulletin now available

The Spring edition of the Autism D.A.T.A. bulletin is available! This issue features a new assessment protocol, a new developmental boarding school, new research, parent course, conferences, advocacy & podcast. CLICK HERE to view the Spring 2018...