"It is such a relief to know that there are so many people trying to ensure that families get the help they need."
~Parent of a youth with an ASD

The York ASD Partnership

A unique collaborative of community service-providers, government agencies, school boards, hospitals, advocacy organizations and parents working together to improve existing systems of support for children, youth and adults living with an Autism Spectrum Disorder in York Region.

NEWS! August 2016 ~ Request For Proposal : YASDP Strategic Plan July 2016 (2) Revised
Deadline for submission: September 9, 2016
Via email at: yorkasd@kerrysplace.org

June 2016 ~ York ASD Partnership receives a $75,000.00 Grant from Ontario Trillium Foundation. Read the OTF Seed Grant Announcement

COMING THIS SUMMER ~ Survey about the Partnership’s Warm Transfer Protocol

IMPACT SURVEY:  The York ASD Partnership would like to thank all 120+ parents who took the time to participate in our Parent Survey assessing the impact of the Partnership Training for Intake Workers and the new Coordinated Access System which was implemented in April 2013.  Please see YASDP Parent Survey – June 2015 Results


The York ASD Partnership Experience: A Guide to Innovative Community Systems Change  After 9 years of planning, collaboration, training and systems change the York ASD Partnership has documented our history, progress, elements of success, learning and future goals in a dynamic, multi-media website www.yorkasdmodel.org Official Launch was April 2, 2015 ~ World Autism Awareness Day



LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES: Workshops, courses and training in York Region

PARTNERSHIP PROGRESS: YASDP Accomplishments to date (2016.06)

Please also see our Quarterly Communique


OUR VISION: People with an ASD living to their full potential at home, at school, at work and at play in York Region.

GENERAL INFORMATION bookmark (revised Dec 5, 2014)

General Info Bookmark - Front - Dec 5 14General Info Bookmark - Back - Rev Dec 5 14

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  • (front) What is ASD? What Causes ASD? How many people in York Region have ASD?
  • (back) About the York ASD Partnership, our Goals, Plan, Future & Contact info









The content provided on this website is presented by the York ASD Partnership for information purposes only and is intended for perusal by those interested in learning about ASD and the information and resources provided by the York ASD Partnership. The unique needs of each person with ASD should be considered when making treatment planning decisions. Please consult with your support team.