Giant Steps is a therapy centre that builds the skills and abilities of children with autism through specialized, evidence-based therapies and life skills programming

Be a Champion for children with autism!

Become a monthly donor

We know you care about children with autism, and monthly gifts are the easiest, most convenient way to make a difference for kids like Daniel.

By providing reliable, stable funding for their speech, occupational and behavior therapy programs, your monthly gift ensures that kids with autism gain critical skills in every area of development.       

Why BE A CHAMPION for the kids at Giant Steps?

  • Your donations will be used to help us deliver Giant Steps’ hands-on, specialized speech, behaviour and occupational therapy programs to children with autism
  • These therapy programs for kids with autism are 100% funded by our donors, our fundraising events and activities, and our families
  • We receive no government or school board funding for our therapy programs
  • It is only with the support of our generous donors that our kids benefit from the expertise of our therapists, learning and practising the skills that enable them to function meaningfully in their families, schools and communities
  • Monthly donations provide reliable, stable funding for our therapy programs
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Why make a monthly gift in support of Giant Steps’ therapy programs?

  • A monthly donation is THE most convenient way to give – it’s quick, safe and secure! You can set it and forget it!
  • Donating a small amount each month can be affordable and more manageable
  • You will receive your consolidated annual charitable tax receipt in February each year
  • Along with our annual newsletter, you will receive updates on the kids you are helping and how you’re making a difference
  • You can change your monthly donation amount anytime. Simply call 905.881.3104 or send an email to


In 2019 and 2020, Longo’s Family Charitable Foundation, a generous supporter of Giant Steps since 2003, supported our monthly donor campaign with grants of $10,000.