Spectrum Works Job Fair 2020 – Registration is open for Employers and Job Seekers!

February 28, 2020
Engage. Employ. Empower. A Job Fair for people with Autism April 8, 2020 Hyatt Regency Calgary – 700 Centre Street S, Calgary, AB 12:00-4:00pm Registration is now open for employers and autistic job seekers to participate in an exciting and unique job fair coming to #YYC for the first time on Wednesday, April 8th, 2020. Spectrum […]
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There’s Still Time to Register for the Dr. Susan Carpenter Education Day

February 27, 2020
“Seeing Clearly in 20/20”   Save the date! 2nd annual Dr. Susan Carpenter Education Day for Developmental Disabilities Mental Health Friday, May 8, 2020 Best Western Premier Calgary Plaza Hotel
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Have You Registered for the Canadian Autism Leadership Summit?

February 27, 2020
Canadian Autism Leadership Summit 2020 April 20 and 21, 2020 Ottawa Conference and Event Centre, 200 Coventry Road Connect. Inform. Act. Sustain. Change makers from across Canada working together. Registration is Open! Be a part of one of the largest gatherings of autism experts and changemakers in Canada. Building on previous Summits, the 2020 agenda […]
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Improving Youth Transitions to Adulthood Conference – Registration Open

February 27, 2020
Registration is now open for the Improving Youth Transitions to Adulthood Conference!   Please register here for this exciting event May 6-7, 2020 at the MacEwan Conference and Event Centre on the University of Calgary campus. Don’t miss this opportunity to : Explore existing research, policy, and practices in adolescent and adult systems in Alberta; […]
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March 5th, 2020 Aspires Meeting

February 26, 2020
The next Aspires Housing Group of Calgary will be held on March 5th from 7-9 pm at The Ability Hub (#300, 3820 24 Ave NW, Calgary). The meeting will feature self-advocate, Alex Yan, speaking about new technology in 3D building design being used for low income and vulnerable populations. We will also be having a […]
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Release of the Persons with Developmental Disabilities Program Data – Government of Alberta

February 25, 2020
The disability community has asked for information about the Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) program to be made public, and Hon. Rajan Sawhney, Minister of Community and Social Services has responded!  The Government of Alberta has taken the step of publishing the data relating to service planning and waitlists for the PDD and Family Support for Children with Disabilities […]
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Disability and Work – Share Your Story

February 25, 2020
If you identify as having a disability, a physical or neurological difference, or any functional limitation that impacts your employment, we want to hear about your lived experience. Please take about 15 minutes to share your story in a confidential online survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Disability_and_work_2 This survey is being conducted by The Information and Communications Technology Council […]
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February 6th, 2020 Aspires Meeting

February 6, 2020
The next Aspires meeting is TONIGHT!  Feb 6th from 7-9pm. Come hear new and exciting updates about affordable housing in Calgary.  Click on the link for details: https://aspires.ca/event/february-2020-aspires-meeting/  
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Mental Health Research

February 5, 2020
Do you have a child with Autism Spectrum Disorder between the ages of 7 and 24? Participate in mental health research by completing an online questionnaire and receive $25! If you are interested or would like more information please contact: enhancelab@ucalgary.ca (403)441-8473
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Inclusive Education Symposium

February 5, 2020
Teaching to Thrive: Building Effective Inclusive Learning Experiences for Children and Youth with Autism   The Faculty of Health, Community and Education is proud to host the second annual Inclusive Education Symposium. Friday, February 14th, 2020 Mount Royal University, Ross Glen Hall 8:45am-3:45pm For further information regarding the symposium focus, individual sessions, and times, please refer […]
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Dr. Susan Carpenter Education Day for Developmental Disabilities Mental Health

February 5, 2020
“Seeing Clearly in 20/20”   Save the date! 2nd annual Dr. Susan Carpenter Education Day for Developmental Disabilities Mental Health Friday, May 8, 2020 Best Western Premier Calgary Plaza Hotel Registration opens March 1st!
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Canadian Autism Leadership Summit

February 5, 2020
Canadian Autism Leadership Summit 2020 April 20 and 21, 2020 Ottawa Conference and Event Centre, 200 Coventry Road Connect. Inform. Act. Sustain. Change makers from across Canada working together. Registration is Open! Be a part of one of the largest gatherings of autism experts and changemakers in Canada. Building on previous Summits, the 2020 agenda […]
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Spectrum Works Job Fair

February 5, 2020
Engage. Employ. Empower. A Job Fair for people with Autism Save the Date! April 8, 2020 Hyatt Regency Calgary – 700 Centre Street S, Calgary, AB 12:00-4:00pm For more information contact calgary@spectrumworks.ca or call 403-210-5000 or visit www.spectrumworks.ca  
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SAVE THE DATE – Housing and Supported Living Event

February 5, 2020
Taking the next step: Housing, Supported Living and Autism in Alberta. September 14 and 15, 2020 Calgary, AB Save the date for this event if you are a(n): Autistic adult looking to make a change in your living situation. Parent or caregiver wondering how you can support your adult making the transition into their own […]
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World Economic Forum – Disability Inclusion Gap Panel

February 5, 2020
“Disability Inclusion Gap” World Economic Forum – Disability Inclusion Gap The World Economic Form Disability Panel,  hosted by the Valuable 500 founder Caroline Casey, provided many thought provoking messages.  Click on the image above to go to the video recording of the panel.
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