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CommunityWorks Canada® is an after-school pre-employment training program for teens and young adults ages 15-21 with ASD that provides opportunities to gain valuable work experience, build social skills and make new friends.

We are currently accepting applications for our SPRING 2017 SESSION.

You are invited to participate in the upcoming Canadian ASD Vocational Meeting, in partnership with the CASDA Leadership Summit.

This meeting will be held on Monday, April 3 from 1-5 pm in Ottawa; just before the CASDA Leadership Summit which will occur on the following two days (April 4 and 5).

If you are interesting in working, but have not yet had success in finding a job, we would love to hear from you! Ready, Willing & Able, in partnership with Society for Treatment of Autism, is a federally funded national program that helps find meaningful employment for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder and intellectual disabilities... Read more...

If humans do not get enough restful sleep our daytime functioning is impaired - comparable to being intoxicated! With the influx of technology in our fast-paced society many of us are stimulating our brains before going to bed, reducing our quality of sleep and affecting our daily lives.

Beast Mode is more than a program, it is an experience!

It’s that time of year to be thinking about filing our tax returns for 2016, and the deadline for most citizens to file a personal return with Canada Revenue Agency is April 30, 2017.  As this deadline approaches, we want to let our subscribers know that free tax clinics are a... Read more...

The Sinneave Family Foundation, in partnership with the University of Calgary, Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute, and Alberta Health Services were pleased to bring Dr. Nicole Letourneau to Grand Rounds at Alberta Children’s Hospital on Monday, January 23rd and thank her for her informative presentation “ Read more...

The Calgary Jewish Federation is hosting a book signing by Arthur Fleischmann, author of Carly's Voice - Breaking Through Autism on Feb 26 at 2pm. For more information and to register for this event, visit ... Read more...

Are you involved in an interesting project or in an area of work that you would like to share or discuss with other Canadian Autism Leadership Summit (CALS) attendees? Why not present your work in the CALS Poster Sessions?

CASDA invites leaders from across the country to be a part of this important event, and become an integral part of the national discussion with CASDA members.