Autism Spectrum Disorder

Start here. Autism Support Specialists know what you should do next. They have time to chat about your needs and provide guidance at any stage. Call, drop-in or email.

phone1 844 878-4700

location3688 Cessna Drive, Richmond

emailAutismInformation@gov.bc.ca


Autism impacts each person differently. Autism is a complex condition that impacts brain development. It can impact social interactions, communication, interests or behaviour.


Number one

 What is autism?

Learn the basics about Autism Spectrum Disorder and find out what signs to look for.


Number two

 Get a diagnostic assessment

Find out how to schedule a diagnostic assessment and access support while you wait.


Number three

 Access funding

If your child has been diagnosed with autism, find out how to apply for funding and how you can use it.


Number four

 Build a support team

Start building a support plan based on programs and services that are available.


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 Information for service providers

Find out how to support families, apply to be on the RASP, or submit invoices.


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 Forms and resources

Download forms related to autism funding and explore helpful information and supports.