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Posted July 29, 2014
Being Together & Playing Together: Musical Social Group
Using music to interact with your child can have many benefits, including speech and communication enhancement, developing fine-motor skills and increasing awareness of others. At this music social group, facilitated by a professional musician, parents and children will be able to interact with one another using live improvised music making and singing. No music experience is necessary! Fermata's experienced professionals will help guide you through a number of music exercises that you can use at home to create a fun and exciting way to engage with your child.
The Musical Social Group will take place over 5 sessions from 1:00-3:00pm on the following dates:
Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
COST: Free!!(The cost of admission will be funded by Autism Ontario’s Potential Programme)
Please submit a separate form for each child you wish to have attend these sessions.
Due to limited spaces available, priority will be given to children with ASD first.
You must pre- register for this event, and commit to attending the 5 sessions.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Christina at 289-442-0626 or at email@example.com
Click here to for more information and to register
Posted July 22, 2014
Free Webinar for Parents: Everyday ABA | Webinaire gratuit pour les parents : Everyday ABA (L’ACA au quotidien)
Live: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 12:30 PM EDT
Hosted by Dr. Leslie Cohen, the Everyday ABA webinar will provide a basic toolbox of positive and effective behavioural strategies for increasing adaptive behaviours that compete with, reduce, and replace challenging behaviours.
Click here for more information
Posted July 15, 2014
Casino Rama Trip
Please join Carol, as she coordinates a trip to Casino Rama on Thursday, July 31.
Location: Departing the Swansea Apartments, 801 Upper Gage.
Parking in the Food Basics Lot
Time: Departing at 11:00 am; returning at 8:00pm
Cost: $22, includes buffet and transportation
Money raised will be donated to Autism Ontario Hamilton Chapter, and for service dogs for children with autism.
For more information, please contact Carol at 905-574-2939
Posted July 3, 2014
Skate the Spectrum- Volunteers Greatly Needed
Skate the Spectrum is a weekly program from July 5th- August 30th which provides one-on-one skateboarding lessons to children/teens with ASD.
We are in great need of volunteers to help out with this amazing event. If you or someone you know would be interested in helping out with this event, please contact Christina at Christina@autismontario.com or at 289-442-0626.
Skateboarding experience is an asset but not required.
Sessions will be taking place at Turner Skate Park located on Rymal Road between Upper Wentworth and Upper Wellington. (Beside the Hamilton YMCA)
Any help is greatly appreciated! Please feel free to share this post!
Posted June 19, 2014
WE NEED YOUR HELP
If you are a parent or a community service provider, please share your ideas for the types of programs
and activities needed by individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and/or their families in your
Submission Due Date - Event Dates
February 1 - April to June
May 1 - July to September
August 1 - October to December
November 1 - January to March
Click here for more information about SLOs & to submit your ideas
Posted April 21, 2013
Posted March 23, 2012
Potential Program Events and Social Learning Opportunities
We are pleased to offer all of these regional events courtesy of the Potential Programme! Please read through them all carefully and take note of the location before you begin the registration process. Each event will have a flyer and registration page.
We have lots of great events coming up so please take a look!
Keep in mind that Chapter run programs will still be listed on this homepage and have their own separate web page. Please visit the page to see new events that have been planned.
Updated January 2014. Click here for more information
Posted February 17, 2012
We Have A New Facebook Page
Come visit our NEW Facebook page and "LIKE" us! Pass the information on to all your friends, the more awareness the better!
Click here to see our page
Posted April 10, 2011
Posted February 5, 2011
Hamilton Chapter Charity Golf Tournament
This year's tournament was held on Saturday, May 24, 2014 at Burford Golf Links.
Over $15,000 was raised and donated to Autism Ontario Hamilton Chapter. We thank all who supported and attended this event.
We would also like to thank Wayne and Gabe Griffiths for all of their hard work organizing this.
For more information on the tournament and info on how you can help through volunteering or donations please click below. Click here for more information on this year's tournament
Posted January 19, 2011
Posted June 23, 2011