Programs

We have a variety of programs to get involved in! Check out our newest program – Autism Adventures, take part in our Adult and Kids Hockey Programs or our Young Ambassadors Program (YAP). 
Explore our past events and watch for announcements of exciting new programs to be added.

Young Ambassadors Program

 Young Ambassadors Program YAP & YAP16 The Young Ambassadors Program (YAP) is a social program for young people ages 16 to 25 diagnosed with autism. YAP 19 (ages 19-25) and
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Kelowna WildCats Special Hockey Program

Kelowna WildCats Special Hockey Program

The Kelowna WildCats Special Hockey program exists to give children and youth with autism and other developmental disabilities the opportunity to play hockey, and develop fitness, coordination, and social skills
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Kelowna WildCats Special Hockey Program

Kelowna Wild Special Hockey Program

The Kelowna Wild Special Hockey program was created in September 2016 to give older youth and adults with autism and other developmental disabilities the opportunity to play hockey, and develop
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Autism Adventures

UPDATE Jan 2021. We have not forgotten about this program during COVID. In fall 2021 or in 2022 we hope to have a local (B.C. or Okanagan) family adventure. And
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Other (Provincial) Resources for Programs

Some other province wide groups provide programs and plan events in the Okanagan. See links below.  Provincial Groups providing some local programs: Canucks Autism Network (CAN) https://www.canucksautism.ca/ Autism BC (The
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Other (Local) Resources for Programs

Some other local groups provide programs and plan events in the Okanagan. See below.  OKANAGAN SELF-ADVOCATE GROUP Contact:   Linda Youmans, Okanagan Self-Advocate Advisor                                     E-Mail:  lindayoumans@yahoo.com or              Phone: 
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LEGO Club in Partnership with Telus

LEGO Club Autism Okanagan held their first Lego program in the fall of 2019, thanks to a generous grant from Telus. Our Lego program is focused around building social skills,
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Sensitive Santa 2020

Sensitive Santa This magical event is held in December and is a chance for families to visit Santa in a sensory-friendly environment. 2020: WE ARE WORKING ON A COVID SAFE
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Moms’ Night Out – Coming Spring 2022

Join Autism Okanagan for an unforgettable evening to celebrate Moms! Every year Autism Okanagan celebrates all of our hard working moms with a night of great food, drinks, a guest
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