This year’s CASDA Annual General Meeting took place on May 13, 2020. Click here to read CASDA’s Board Chair’s Report.
On May 14, 2020, CASDA held its first ever virtual Annual General Meeting. If you are a member of CASDA and were unable to attend this year’s AGM you can watch the recorded video below.
During these challenging times, it is important to understand the impacts the COVID-19 pandemic is having on the autism community. We invite caregivers with children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and self-advocates/autistic adults to participate by filling out the survey to share their experiences to help inform on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and […]
As part of the Canadian Disability Coalition Leadership Group, CASDA has done the following related to COVID-19 pandemic response: March 24, 2020 – Sent recommendations to support people with disabilities to Minister Qualtrough signed by 34 organizations. April 9, 2020 – Drafted a letter writing campaign launched to Government of Canada and all provincial and […]
On December 23, CASDA’s Dr. Jonathan Lai and self-advocate Terry Batley spoke with Ben Mulroney on CTV’s Your Morning show to discuss the development of a national autism strategy. You can watch the video by clicking on the link here.
Le texte français suit. Justin Trudeau Announces Endorsement for Development of a National Autism Strategy For Immediate Release: (December 9, 2019): The Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorders Alliance (CASDA) welcomes the news that the Hon. Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada announced his support for the development of a National Autism Strategy. The Prime Minister’s announcement […]
Click here to download the press release for the National needs Assessment Survey: English
Letter sent from CASDA on November 29, 2010 to the Members of Parliament and Senators: English | French