The concept of a single day for autism awareness while a good idea, for those of us with children on the spectrum is a little bit underwhelming as well.
The Disability Tax Credit, DTC, seems a daunting task, please do not use the big services that offer to help you, they make huge profits for little work
When it comes to autism and advice, I would caution your regular tendencies to want to “help” and figure out if you are really being “helpful”
Once you have a T2201 form filled in, it is important to have a good cover letter for your Child Disability Benefit, Disability Tax Credit, DTC application.
If you have a disabled child you can try to claim Medical Tax Credit for School Costs if the child’s schooling is essential to help with their disability. Most training for a disabled person should be a medical expense, so research and ask the CRA if this is the case?