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Family Events

purpose of Family Events

Family events are an opportunity for the whole family to enjoy a fun activity in a safe, supportive, non-judgmental environment. The Canucks Autism Network offers a wide range of activities throughout the  year that are open to the entire family, with all ages welcome. 


Due to the family nature of this event, 1:1 support is NOT provided, however, each family event is supported by many helpful volunteers.

*We expect all families to notify us in the event of a cancellation. By informing us that you are unable to attend we can invite another family to enjoy the event in your place.


  • Only immediate family are invited to participate due to limited space
  • All family members wishing to participate must have submitted a Canucks Autism Network Participant Membership Application and paid the $25 annual fee per individual with autism
  • A family member with an autism diagnosis must participate in the program

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Upcoming Family Events 

family bowling - kamloops

WHEN:     Sunday, March 12, 1:30pm-2:30pm or 3:00pm-4:00pm
WHERE:  Falcon Lanes, 2020A Falcon Road, Kamloops
WHAT:   Families are invited to enjoy an hour of five pin bowling alongside other families living with autism. Bowling shoes are provided.
WHO:  No CAN membership required!
Registration is now open and will close on Friday, March 3, at noon. RSVP here!

easter breakfast at tea house

WHEN:     Saturday, March 25th,  9:00am 
WHERE:  The Tea House, 7501 Stanley Park Drive, Vancouver
WHAT:  Families are invited to enjoy a gourmet buffet breakfast in the scenic Teahouse in Stanley Park. The breakfast is followed by an outdoor egg hunt. 
WHO:  Families with an active CAN membership
Registration will open on Monday, March 6, at noon, and will close on Friday, March 10th, at noon.

For information about family camps, please visit our overnight camps page.