Pacific Autism Family Network is hiring! Spoke Manager, Kelowna, BC (Full-time Position) The Pacific Autism Family Network (PAFN) is a charitable organization, with a mandate to serve the lifespan needs of individuals and families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder and all related disorders. With a vision to break down the barriers to access across the
DON’T MISS SANTA’S SPECIAL APPEARANCE Sensitive Santa is coming to Kelowna for the 3rd year in a row and now expanding into Vernon Autism Okanagan in partnership with Tracey and Quincy Vrecko are excited to bring Sensitive Santa back to the Okanagan for these special Santa visits. Sensitive Santa is a special program for for
Local teen Kayla, and her friend Kylah, were part of the Junior Volunteer Program at Arion Therapeutic Farm and became friends through it! Hi I’m Kayla. I’ve been coming to Arion since January 2017, and I was part of the Junior Volunteer Program this summer. Arion has always been a safe place for me.
A Family’s Recount of the 2017 Okanagan Dream Rally! Contributed by Erin Cooper When my boys heard about the Dream Rally a year ago they thought it sounded amazing. Super Cars- Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Porsches, McLarens and more. The chance to not only see these cars up close but to possibly be a co-pilot in
The Okanagan Dream Rally was held on August 6, 2017. The August Family Foundation organized the event that saw 200 luxury cars and drivers take 200 lucky kids for a spin from Kelowna to Penticton and back. The Rally raised $193,000 for Autism Okanagan, Kidsport Kelowna and the Central Okanagan Hospice Association. We asked one of our