Strathcona Parents Support Group for Special Needs


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 We are gearing up and planning towards our We are all One Community Day fair event.
We are all One Community Day is a Celebration Resource Fair for Children and Youth with Special Needs.
The event coincides with "Community Living Month" (October)

  1. Learn about services and programs from resource providers (who will setup their own tables)
  2. View main stage performances (i.e. Wheelchair basketball Association, Special Olympics, Children and Youth Talent Contest)
  3. Participate in workshops for parents, kids and youth

FLASHMOB!  Everyone can be a part of our flashmob performance.

Strathcona Gym and possibly inside the courtyard: Weather dependent.

Venues for workshops:

Raycam Cooperative Centre - Oct 16th, Thursday Workshop Autism as part of Bright Family Futures
UBC Learning Exchange - Will offer physical space for a workshop
Downtown East Neighborhood House - Will offer physical space for a workshop.
Strathcona School Board Room

Onsite Advocates - Parents can take few minutes to talk to an advocate around their concerns.
Contacts can be exchanged.

Groups who have already agreed to participate as a 3rd party provider and will have a table at the fair

ACT - Autism Community Training
BC Centre for Ability Association
CAN - Canucks Autism Network
*Developmental Disabilities Association
*Disability Foundation
Family Support Institute
Family Services of Greater Vancouver 
Inclusion BC
Raycam Cooperative Centre
SOS Children's Society
*Sunny Hill 
Western Society for Children
LDAV -  Learning Disabilities Association of Vancouver

*have been contacted - to still be confirmed.

***Possible Big show: Kindness Rocks 
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