Our Mission

To improve the quality of life for individuals and families living with autism by providing information, resources, education, training, programs and activities in an autism-friendly environment throughout the Okanagan.


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About

In September 2013, Sue Noble, a teacher-librarian and mother of a teenage boy with autism, brought together a small group of parents and professionals to discuss the need for increasing employment opportunities for youth and adults with autism living in the Okanagan.
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Programs

We have a variety of programs to get involved in, including Adult and Kids Hockey Programs, Young Ambassadors, Mom’s Night Out, Sensitive Santa, and more. Watch for announcements of exciting new programs to be added.
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Resources

This one-stop resource centre lists service providers, agencies and non-profit organizations that individuals and families living with autism in the Okanagan may find helpful.
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1 in 68

children are currently diagnosed with autism

100% +

increase in prevalence of autism in last 10 years

80%

of adults with autism are unemployed



News & Events

AGM Autism Okanagan – Reminder

Our Annual General Meeting will take place on Tuesday November 5, 2019 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Remax Office 200-1553 Harvey Ave Kelowna, BC. Please consider attending to share your input and ideas.
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Raffle Fundraiser for Autism Okanagan – Updated results

Congratulations to our Raffle Winners! Grand Prize Winner of one(1) roundtrip for two (2) guests to any regularly scheduled WestJet destination- Tim Whalen 2nd Prize Winner of a PLAYGOLF Kelowna 5 round tour pack- Parmvir Sandharai 3rd Prize Winner of a Bed & Breakfast package at Arion Farms- Rob Kupchanko Thank you to each and everyone of you who bought
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