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Are you looking for specific resources for your child? We hope that our Resource Directory will help you find what you are looking for. You will want to use the “Select Category” drop down menu below to narrow down your search, or you can use the Search box. Our resources are categorized by region as well (North Okanagan, Central Okanagan, and South Okanagan) so that you can find resources close to where you live.

Please note: If you encounter any listing that is out of date, we would love to know about it. Please contact us.  Also if you know about a resource not yet listed in our database, you can add a listing to our directory here.



Work 100 – 17564 – 56A Avenue Surrey BC V3S 1G3 Work Phone: 604-575-2588Work Fax: 604-575-2589Website: Vela
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Biographical Info

We are a non-profit society that provides information and mentoring to individuals with disabilities and their trusted others to take greater control of his/her life by exploring ideas and options that can lead to customized, inclusive and creative supports and services. This can be done by:

forming a Microboard™; and/or
accessing individualized funding.

We are available to assist you to learn about and explore your options. If you decide to move forward, we are also available to assist throughout the process with information and guidance. Our Microboards & Individualized Funding Brochure, is a good place to start.

A Microboard™ is a small group of committed family and friends (a minimum of 5 people) who join together with the individual to create a non-profit society. It is a formal support group that may also access funding the individual may be eligible to receive.

Categories: Adult Services, Helpful Web Sites, Other Therapies, Resources, Uncategorized, Youth Services

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Okanagan Family Autism Connection does not interview the professionals or resources listed in this directory, nor do we guarantee anyone's references or qualifications. We highly recommend you do your due diligence and perform a criminal record check as well as confirm references before hiring any person or agency.