here.Read our E-News!


Our E-News is published once a month and is a complilation of announcements and information for families living with autism in Durham Region. To read previous issues or subscribe click here.

   Posted August 26, 2015
here.Girls Nite for Autism Call for Vendors

Our Annual Girls Nite for Autism is going to be the best yet! We are currently seeking vendors who are interested in participating in next year's event. To register as a vendor please complete the Vendor Registration Form here.

   Posted August 20, 2015
click here.Transition to Life

We are actively recruiting for Integrated Autism Consulting's Transition to Life program which will be running in Durham Region from September to December. Adults aged 18-28 with a diagnosis of Asperger's Syndrome may apply online to participate. This program is limited to 10 individuals. The deadline to apply is September 11, 2015. To learn about Integrated Autism Consulting visit http://bit.ly/1UOkx5X. For more information on the program click here.

   Posted August 17, 2015
Save the Date!

October 17th from 12:30-4:30pm - Save the date for our Healthy Living Initiative - a series of short workshops, taking place at All Saints Catholic Secondary School, focused on helping individuals and families living with autism with motivation, self-regulation, nutrition and physical well-being. More details to come.

   Posted August 11, 2015
here.Think Outside the Box! Introducing our Yard Sale Fundraising Challenge.

Planning on having a yard sale, or thinking about it? Here is a great way to support families affected by autism in your community.


Simply register with us, receive a complimentary Yard Sale Fundraising Challenge kit which includes everything you need to host a family or neighbourhood yard sale benefitting us, and start selling! We will display your yard sale info (date, time and address only) on our website, E-News and social media pages.


After your sale, send your donations to us by September 10th. All registered family yard sales will be entered into a draw for a prize. The neighbourhood/street sale that donates the most funds will win a prize as well. Prizes will be announced on September 11th. For details on this initiative and how to participate click here.

   Posted June 22, 2015
here.Style & Go: A haircut and style course for parents

Thursdays from October 8 – November 5, 2015, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Join us for a 5-part course on haircutting! Through a fun and easy-to-do workshop, using our specially designed haircutting system, salon stylists can deliver better, faster and safer haircuts for clients with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The topics we'll be covering will include: better ways to do a variety of haircuts, tapers, all types of layers and bangs as well as reducing environmental stress. Cost: $40 For details click here.

   Posted August 28, 2015
here.OFBG presents Golf Day Durham

September 24th at Port Hope Golf & Country Club

Whether you are an avid golfer or just starting, this is a great way to support us and other local charities. Great rates, amazing prizes, lots of fun!

For details click here.

   Posted August 26, 2015
For details click here.Employment Strategies for Teens and Young Adults with ASD

Saturday, October 3rd from 10am - 1pm

Sarah Southey (Duhaime), MSW, RSW is an Employment and Life Skills Coach at The Redpath Centre, and a Child Development Team Social Worker at a local children’s hospital. Sarah will share practical strategies geared to adolescents and young adults with high functioning ASD and preparing for employment or volunteer work including: how to get started on identifying skills/ interests, resume/interview tips, establishing regular routines, and where to job search. Sarah will also describe common and creative workplace accommodations.
For details click here.

   Posted August 20, 2015
Check it out here.A future planning resource for people with a disability, their families and caregivers

This website is an incredible resource that includes:
- Disability and Funding Services
- Learning modules that explore various topics
- Inspiring Documentaries
- Free Professional Consultation
- Event Listing and much more!
Check it out here.

   Posted August 4, 2015
here.FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

A tool for medical professionals to provide to newly diagnosed families

This tear off pad can be ordered upon request at mail@autismontario.com and are provided complimentary of the Potential Programme.

To view, click here.

   Posted September 10, 2014













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