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  • November
    13

    Home Sweet Home

    By: saaac-master

    For the past three years, SAAAC operated out of the basement of Canada Sri Ayyappan Temple: a large, wide open space where three times a week children, youth, families, health professionals and volunteers congregated. For any new comer, the space, filled with its various activities, people and clamoring voices, could be jarring.  But, for those Read More…

  • October
    16

    The Changing Definition of ASD

    By: saaac-master

    The hot topic in autism right now is the changing description of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).  But why is the world caught up on redefining ASD?  Defining something helps us to better understand that term more accurately. DSM V: the new definition In 2013, Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) will be re-categorized from a set of Read More…

  • October
    11

    SAAAC Hiring Behaviour Therapists

    By: saaac-master

    The South Asian Autism Awareness center is currently hiring Behaviour Therapists. As a young and vibrant volunteer based organization we are looking for individuals who are passionate and educated in the field of Applied Behaviour Analysis. As Behaviour Therapist you will; Work in a one to one ratio implementing the principles of A.B.A. Focus on Read More…

  • September
    23

    October is Autism Awareness Month!

    By: saaac-master

    Guess what folks?  The glorious month of October is here!  Previous claims to fame for this month included Canadian Thanksgiving and Halloween, but now Autism Awareness can join the party as October is the official Autism Awareness month in Canada!   I bet you’re wondering how Autism Awareness month affects you?  To be honest, it Read More…

  • September
    23

    They Came. They Danced. They Conquered. Bharathon Recap

    By: saaac-master

    For a second year in a row, SAAAC’ s Bharathon was a resounding success. The four hour dance fundraiser attracted nearly 350 people and raised over $10,000. The proceeds from the event will go towards developing SAAAC’s SMART arts program, which includes dance, yoga, music, and visual art. Presiding over the afternoon’s festivities was the Read More…

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