Autism

The Inspiring Stories of Participants from the 2019 Special Olympics World Games

From March 14th to 21st, athletes, coaches, family members, and volunteers united together in the vibrant and modern city of Abu Dhabi, UAE to show the world what they’ve...

Kudoz’ Growth Bash Ceremony Gives Kudos to Lifelong Learners!

The excitement that flowed through the air at this year’s 5th annual Growth Bash awards ceremony was in one word, electric! Hosted by Kudoz on February 7th from 7:00...

Reflecting Back & Looking Forward: An Unforgettable 2018

2018 was a year that brought about many milestones and accomplishments for posAbilities. As another year has come and gone, we’d like to take this time to reflect back...

Top Gift Ideas this Holiday Season

With Christmas just around the corner, you may find yourself scrambling for those last minute gift ideas. Buying presents for your friends and family isn’t always an easy task....

People of posAbilities: Meet Saddiqua Bacchus

Meet Saddiqua, a proud ambassador for the People of posAbilities Campaign. Saddiqua is a Behaviour Consultant who began her career as a teacher and discovered a passion for Applied...

Inspirational Messages Delivered by Dr. Temple Grandin

Contributed by Adam Buckley and Carl Deleon, Employment Service On August 17, Autism BC proudly presented an evening with Temple Grandin, internationally acclaimed public speaker and author, who delivered a talk...

5 Tips For Increased Independence In Kids

Contributed by: Monique Nelson, Director of Community Engagement Jen Farano is a force to be reckoned with. A mother, high school teacher, and senior girls basketball coach, she knows...

“Never Give Up”: commitment to inclusivity helps new hire find dream job

Justin Farano, a 22-year-old man with autism, is still revelling in the victory of finding his own dream job as an administrator at Vancity. A company that prides itself...

Rock for Autism

A parent’s gift to his Au-some son benefits the greater community. Father’s Day 2018 is fast approaching, and we’d like to give a big shout out to Guy Picard,...

Getting Comfortable with Conversations about Dating and Sex – It’s Real Talk!

While dating can be challenging and awkward for everyone, a recent article published on CBC brings light to the difficulties of dating for people with Asperger’s and Autism. We...

Aging and Autism

A new report from the Aging and Autism Think Tank says the vast majority of research and programming geared toward autism focuses on children, leaving adults almost entirely out...

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