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ONLINE STORE- Wear your heart on your sleeve! $4 per item sold goes directly towards opening doors for adults, supporting our Autism Ontario Peel Chapter and reaching out to our communities.
Parent's Night Out - Cocktails & Canvas
Fri August 24, 2018 from 7-9 pm
LOCATION: Fanzorelli's Restaurant & Wine Bar at 50 Queen St W, Brampton, Ontario, L6X 0T6
* this is a location change from the original *
Registration opens on July 24, 2018 at 10am. Please register here
Autism Ontario Peel Chapter Sensory Friendly Movie: The Incredibles in 2 D
Sat June 16, 2018 at 10:00 am
COST: $8.00 each ticket ***
*** This is a DISNEY movie and DISNEY has established new restrictions on their bookings. We have to prepay for all 200 seats in the theatre at full price of $13.50 each with no refunds at all. As such, payment via eventbrite will be needed to secure your tickets ahead of time. No refunds after June 8, 2018. The remainder of the cost of the ticket, is being subsidized by Autism Ontario Peel Chapter.
What is a Sensory Friendly Movie and why should you try it?
-ability to get up and move around/take breaks etc. without judgement
-ability to bring outside food in
-shown in 2D
-increased house lighting
-lower speaker volumes
-exclusive use of theatre
This event is open to children with ASD, their siblings and caregivers only.
Courtney Park Cinemas, 110 Courtneypark Dr E, Mississauga, ON
REGISTRATION OPENS on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 10:00am and closes when FULL.
Please register here at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/autism-ontario-peel-chapter-sensory-friendly-movie-the-incredibles-2-in-2d-tickets-46085323443
2018 Peel Family Camp at Kinark Outdoor Centre July 24-27, 2018
Registration is closed. Thanks for your interest. See you next year!
Autism Ontario Peel Chapter Family Swimming in Mississauga
LOCATION: River Grove Community Centre, 5800 River Grove Avenue, Mississauga, ON, L5M 4R8
More dates to come...
Swimming at Cassie Campbell
We have exclusive use of the 2 pools and water slide. There are a family, men's and ladies change rooms available. A great, calming way to end the day for the kids and often a chance for the grown ups to get to know each other Come join us!
LOCATION: 1050 Sandalwood Parkway West. NW corner of Chinguacousy & Sandalwood.
June 10: Please register here
COST: Free for Peel Members $5 for Non members/Other Chapters
***You must show registration card or proof of membership (email from AO) at the event for free entry. Without this, you will be charged the Non-member rate. No exceptions.
AO PEEL PARENT SUPPORT GROUP
Great Wolf Lodge: Dates between September 14-23, 2018
Great Wolf Lodge is generously offering Autism Ontario families a discounted group rate for stays occurring September 14-23, 2018.
Registration opens June 18th at 9:30am.
By registering, this does not guarantee you a room. You will be given the group code, which will allow you to access the reduced rate. Once you have your group code, you MUST call Great Wolf Lodge directly yourself to reserve your stay. Cut off date to book a room is Aug 14 BUT do not wait until then as the preferred dates book up FAST!
This event is open to families with children with ASD ONLY.
Spaces are extremely limited. Pre-registration is required. There is a limit of 2 rooms per family.
Please do not share this post in any public forums/groups.
iConnext is a group for individuals aged 15-18 yrs. with AS or HFA who would like to get together once a month for fun and activities.
iConnext is a group for individuals aged 18-28 yrs. with AS or HFA who would like to get together once a month for fun and activities.
Lets get together!
DATE: Tuesday, June 19, 2018 from 6:30 to 8:30
LOCATION: Classic Bowl, 3055 Dundas St W Mississauga
Tonight we will be playing a few games of bowling and enjoying a snack.
iConnext will meet once per month. All participants must be able to attend the events independently. Paulette will facilitate all group activities!
For information or to RSVP, please contact Paulette at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 416 721 3737
Fall Karate Classes at the AMA: Higher Needs Group (kids that need some parental assistance)
This is a beginner program for individuals with ASD with increased difficulties. **Parents MUST participate with their children in this group one on one** DATES: Sun Apr 22, 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27, June 3, 10, 17 / 2018 from 10:30am-11:20amRegistration is closed. We will run this group again in the Fall 2018. Thank you.
Fall Karate Classes at the AMA: Higher Functioning Group (kids that can participate without any parental assistance)
This is an advanced program for children with ASD who are able to follow group instructions. **Children must be able to participate without parental assistance**
Dates: Tues Apr 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29/ 2018 from 5pm-5:50 pm Registration is closed. We will run this group again in the Fall 2018. Thank you.
Individualized Pathways Planning for Students Living with Autism - Parent Workshop-https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/autism-ontario-individualized-pathways-planning-for-students-living-with-autism-parent-workshop-registration-45019168545
Understanding Challenging Behaviour webinar
Support our Fundraiser:
1. Mabel's Labels
As a way to target the problem of lost belongings and a large lost and found closet, Autism Ontario Peel is fundraising with Mabel's Labels, a company with all types of labels that are colourful, indestructible, easy-to-use and fun! Iron-Ons, Stickies, Bag Tags, Allergy Alert labels & more! Personalize your labels with names, nicknames, initials - whatever you choose. Cool icons help even little ones identify their own belongings. Dishwasher, microwave, laundry & kid tested! Dispatched within 24 hours! Visit https://mabelslabels.com/?utm_expid=79991305-11.m4r_9l0hSRWyPsmCSF6FwQ.0 to place your order while helping our fundraiser!".