Family-School Liaison Parent Workshop Series

POPARD's exciting, innovative and FREE monthly presentations will cover a range of topics of interest to parents of children and youth with autism spectrum disorders. All are welcome to attend SESSION 4: January 16 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at The Pacific Autism Family Network, 3688 Cessna, Richmond, BC.

POPARD Family School Liaison Service

The POPARD Family-School Liaison Service promotes collaboration between home and school to increase positive learning outcomes and optimal development for students with autism. The service provides tools and guidance that facilitate positive relationships and effective teams for families and school personnel.

Intensive Behaviour Service by POPARD

POPARD's new IBI service provides intensive intervention to students with significant behaviour difficulties that are beyond the current skill levels of District staff, while building capacity to provide support to similar students in the future.

SMILE Kit: Structured Methods in Language Education

The complete SMILE Kit

The SMILE kit is a complete language/literacy program, easily implemented and shown to be effective in teaching language skills to individuals of all ages, with profound disabilities. It uses progressive methods of instruction, and drill in phonics, word building, comprehension, fluency, sentence structure, and reading of narrative and informational texts.


Autism Information Database

Looking for information on evidence-informed treatment of ASD? ACT – Autism Community Training has created a large searchable database of over 1300 articles, videos and resources. Note- there is information available in multiple languages! You can search them directly below.

Regional Courses

At the request of school districts around the province, POPARD offers courses in various regions of BC. Please check with your School District's Student Support Services department to enquire about courses hosted by your district.