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Walk YOUR Way for Autism - Stepping in the Right Direction for Autism

THANK YOU!

Thank you for showing your support and commitment to the autistic community by taking part in Walk YOUR Way 2024. The event would have not been possible without the generosity of our incredible community, Walk participants, volunteers, Presenting Sponsor: Carson Exports, Provincial Sponsor: Farnell Packaging, and contributing partners.

It was incredible coming together in NINE different locations across the province in-person and virtually to celebrate the autistic community and to continue to build understanding, acceptance and inclusion for Autistic individuals and the people who love them. 


Please see below for key dates and deadlines for fundraising:

  • June 14, 2024 - Deadline for online donations and funds to be brought in to Chapters to be counted towards team and individual goals.
  • June 25, 2024 - Top Fundraisers announced, stay tuned to your e-mails and social! Winners will be contacted directly.
     

Stay tuned for details on Walk 2025. We hope to see you there!

For more information about our programs and services visit our website: https://www.autismnovascotia.ca/ 

Annual Report 2023-2024 – Action for Equity can be found here

 

Contact your nearest Chapter for questions about Walk: 
  • HRM: Alyson Greeno agreeno@autismns.ca 
  • Annapolis Valley: Kathryn Burgher kburgher@autismns.ca
  • Cape BretonKristie Marsh cbregional@autismns.ca 
  • Cumberland: Elaine Mazur cumberlandcounty@autismns.ca 
  • South Shore: Chantal Milne southshore@autismns.ca 
  • South West: Jess Stichler southwestnova@autismns.ca
  • Strait Area: Natalie Stevens SA_RC@autismns.ca
  • Truro: Mike Francis truro@autismns.ca
  • Pictou: Kelsey Robson pictoucounty@autismns.ca 

Our Stories

  • Lacie
    Our son, Ollie, is a non-speaking autistic 6 and a half year old. He's a funny g... more
  • Holly
     Because I want to support folks on the Autism Spectrum  more
  • Jessica
    Lena is 4 years old, this is our first year doing the walk in Port Hawkesbury &a... more
  • Krystal
     Im walking for my little man , who throughout the years has shown me what ... more
  • Erin
    I am walking for my bonus babe Eden. Eden came into my life last year and has ... more
  • Matthew
     For Benjamin!  more
  • Renee
     We are walking to encourage and support the Autism Community.  more
  • Leigh
    The Carter Soo's are participating in this year's Walk Your Way Event to raise a... more
  • alanna
     Were walking for our son Roman. Roman is an amazing super handsome little ... more
  • Colby
     Mom, Dad and I are walking so everyone with Autism can play and have fun. more
  • NICOLE
      We are walking for my granddaughter,  Nevaeh. Nevaeh is 3 years old.... more
  • Elaine
     Autism has been a part of my life when I was blessed with my wonderful dau... more
  • Amanda
    I'm walking to support my sweet, funny & courageous little boy who lights up... more
  • Nicole
     I'm walking to show my love for my grandson Félix... more
  • Vicki
    Our daughter Piper was diagnosed at age 4 with autism. I have seen first hand so... more
  • Jennifer
    I am walking for my son.  I am so proud of him for all his hard work in sch... more
  • Dineen
     We are the proud family of a beautiful boy with autism and he is the light... more
  • Kyle/Brandon
      The Avery family will walk to ensure that the programs and services for ... more
  • Trevor
    Personally, I myself am autistic, so this immediately has personal significance.... more
  • Kerry
    Im walking to better my sons life and others life in the community. This money w... more