Autism Speaks along with Autism Speaks Canada is the worlds largest autism science organization
More and more places are offering discounts to families affected by ASD. We've done a little research for you and found the following:
If planned ahead, they can assign a helper to assist you in your visit. Also, they are part of the Access 2 Entertainment Program. Please visit https://www.ripleyaquariums.com/canada/ for more information.
Please visit http://www.cineplex.com/Theatres/SensoryFriendly for sensory friendly screenings!
Access 2 Entertainment
A great program that Easter Seals Canada has in partnership with the disability community, Cineplex Entertainment, and the movie theatre industry. At a nominal fee, you can register on the Easter Seals website.
Please visit http://easterseals.ca/english/access-2-entertainment-card
Autism Ontario Discounts
With an Autism Ontario Membership enjoy the following discounts:
Please visit http://www.autismontario.com/client/aso/ao.nsf/web/new+membership for membership information.
Did you know that Canada's Wonderland has services available for ASD children? Guest Services staff can provide assistance during your stay. They have also implemented new procedures (such as a special boarding pass) to make your stay much more enjoyable.
Please visit https://www.canadaswonderland.com/plan-a-visit/tips-for-guests-with-autism-spectrum-disorder for more info.
From the Autism Ontario Website: We are guided by a Board of Directors, composed primarily of parents of individuals with autism, plus a host of volunteers and respected professionals who provide expertise and guidance to the organization on a volunteer basis.
Did You Know?
From the Easter Seals Website: Easter Seals Ontario administers the Incontinence Supplies Grant Program for the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. The program is for children and youth between the ages of 3 to 18 years with chronic disabilities (physical or developmental) that result in irreversible incontinence or retention problems lasting longer than six months and requiring the use of incontinence supplies.