Q1K: Quebec
1000 families
An innovative and inclusive initiative to accelerate scientific discovery and to transform autism care Learn more
Autism Festival 2021: Creation Initiative Showcase TACC teams up with the Maison de la Culture for a unique exhibit Learn more Quebec Autism
Research Training
(QART) Program
Training the next generation of professionals in autism and related conditions Learn more

Who we are

The Transforming Autism Care Consortium (TACC) is a research network that connects and mobilizes Quebec’s strengths in autism research to improve the quality of life of people with autism and their families. We accomplish this by accelerating scientific discovery, building capacity, and integrating evidence into practice and policy.

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Researchers in 17 universities and research centres
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Graduate student and postdoctoral fellows
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Professionals, clinicians, decision makers, autistic individuals and their families as well as other community members

What we do

What we do

What we do

Upcoming Events

Inter-network Funding Opportunity

Application deadline: December 10, 2021
TACC and QBIN invite all collaborative projects that are aligned with the networks’ respective mission, notably those with a potential to contribute to the Quebec 1000 Families (Q1K) initiative.

Parachute Colloquium

November 17th, 2021
(Event in French) Join us at the Parachute colloquium where members of TACC will be discussing the transition towards adult life in autism from 1:45pm to 2:15pm.

Symposium on Social Inclusion in Autism in Quebec

December 3rd, 2021
(Event in French) TACC is proud to be a partner for this multidisciplinary scientific meeting on social inclusion which will provide an opportunity to exchange recent data and to share knowledge and perspectives in order to create partnerships and joint actions on the social inclusion of autistic people.

Latest News

Official Launch of the ACAR Clinic

November 25th, 2021
The Quebec 1000 Families (Q1K) partner site offers innovative care based on an integrated clinical research model.

The Autism Festival in Action on Display

November 6th, 2021 to January 9th, 2022
From November 6th, 2021 to January 9th, 2022, six autistic artists are showcasing their artwork in an art exhibit organized by TACC’s Community Engagement Committee at the Maison de la Culture in Pointe aux Trembles.

Survey On The Housing Needs of Autistic Adults

October 5th, 2021
In Quebec, several people on the spectrum have a hard time finding affordable housing that meets their needs. The Autism House, in partnership with the Transforming Autism Care Consortium (TACC) is currently conducting a survey with the goal of better understanding existing needs to guide future housing initiatives.

Opportunities

Volunteer in the Programs Offered by the “Autisme sans limites” Organization (French)