MembershipIf you are not already a member of Autism Ontario, please take a moment to consider the value of Autism Ontario membership. Membership Application Form.When you become a member of Autism Ontario, you automatically become a member of your local chapter. Membership supports the work of our association, both provincially and locally. It strengthens our ability to advocate on behalf of all people with ASD and provides additional benefits such as:
Provincial All provincial mailings including Autism Matters magazine (quarterly)
The Ottawa Chapter is also an active participant on the Special Education Advisory Committees of both English and French language School Boards and makes frequent ASD Awareness presentations throughout the city. The Provincial Association lobbies strongly for the needs of ASD individuals in Ontario and was instrumental in obtaining government support for the Preschool Autism Program. Autism Ontario also obtained a provincial grant to develop the Regional Support Leaders program.
The work and needs of the Ottawa Chapter are ongoing. Donations to the Ottawa chapter are gratefully accepted. If you wish to make a donation on your membership form, please indicate "Ottawa Chapter" in the donation area to designate your gift to our chapter.
Note: You need not be an Autism Ontario member to attend any Ottawa Chapter events or activities.