This section is for families who have children with special needs. We welcome your suggestions and input so that we can keep this section current and relevant.

Agencies that can provide services:

BC Association for Community Education
Committed to building community and school partnerships, integrating services, and promoting life-long learning to benefit children, families and communities. ACEbc believes it takes a whole community to raise a healthy child. Healthy children and healthy families in turn build healthy communities.
BC Centre for Ability
The Association serves over 3000 children, youth and adults throughout BC with special needs and disabilities. Our purpose is to nurture the people and the families we work with so that they can grow in their abilities and thrive in the community. Our variety of services include assessment, therapy, social work, equipment lending, counselling, funding for vocational training, community living support and more.
Deaf Children’s Society of BC
Provide programs and services that offer expertise and guidance as families with deaf and hard of hearing children ages 0-5 navigate through opportunities for speech, language, education and communication.
Community Living BC
Provide programs and services that offer expertise and guidance as families with deaf and hard of hearing children ages 0-5 navigate through opportunities for speech, language, education and communication.
BC Association for Community Education
Provide programs and services that offer expertise and guidance as families with deaf and hard of hearing children ages 0-5 navigate through opportunities for speech, language, education and communication.
Infant Development Program of BC
Provide programs and services that offer expertise and guidance as families with deaf and hard of hearing children ages 0-5 navigate through opportunities for speech, language, education and communication.
Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion
Provide programs and services that offer expertise and guidance as families with deaf and hard of hearing children ages 0-5 navigate through opportunities for speech, language, education and communication.
Down Syndrome Research Foundation
Provide programs and services that offer expertise and guidance as families with deaf and hard of hearing children ages 0-5 navigate through opportunities for speech, language, education and communication.
Marc Landry, Occupation Therapist specializing in Sensory Challenges
Provide programs and services that offer expertise and guidance as families with deaf and hard of hearing children ages 0-5 navigate through opportunities for speech, language, education and communication.