The 2nd Annual Greater Victoria
Autism Resource Fair
After the success of our inaugural first year The Victoria Society for Children with Autism and Apples to Oranges Dietary Coaching for Kids with Special Needs is very excited to announce the 2nd Annual Autism Resource Fair! Be sure to mark it on your calendar!
Location: University of Victoria – Student Union Building
Michele Pujol Room and Upper Lounge
What’s New This Year!
* Large, open, airy exhibit room
* Separate room for speakers’ presentations
* Big, activity filled children’s area
* Parent’s Pampering Corner with free massages and more!
* New exhibitors
* New speakers
And entrance is free again this year!
The Greater Victoria Autism Resource Fair is a wonderful opportunity to connect with local service providers and businesses with autism related products.
It’s also a great chance to reconnect with old friends and meet some new ones.
We’d like to welcome back exhibitors who participated last year and also give a warm welcome to our new exhibitors!
Parents’ Pampering Corner
Children’s Play Area
This corner is dedicated to the kids! Different exhibitors will be hosting activities in the kids corner throughout the day including Power To Be, Sportball, Discovery Toys and Par-T-Perfect face painting.
10:30am Keynote Speaker – Dr. Marion Blank from Columbia University. Dr. Blank is an expert in literacy for children with autism and has created a unique program that addresses the needs of children with autism including those who are non-verbal.
11:30am – Laurel Duruisseau, Mosaic Learning Society
12:15pm – Dr. Anke Zimmermann, Naturopathic Doctor and Homeopath
1:00pm – Lori Brienesse-Frank, Apples to Oranges Dietary Coaching for Kids with Special Needs
1:45pm – Gyneth Turner, The Cridge Centre Respitality Program
2:30pm – Lena Jerabek, Beesafe Emergency Solutions