Support Our Teams until noon Oct 31
THANKS to You We Did It!
2 teams + 21 participants + 5km = $7,407 ... and growing!
Families & Camp Staff Ran/Walked to support our amazing Autism Ontario Kids Camp and Adult Summer Program.
Cheque or Cash sponsorships: please call 905-780-1590
Go to our Calendar page for links to donate to either Team
Posted September 30, 2014
Webinar Fri Oct 24
The Science of Making Friends for Teens and Young Adults with ASD: The UCLA PEERS® Program
Time 12:30-1:30pm; tips for parents, professionals and educators on how to provide social coaching using concrete rules and steps of social behavior derived from the widely popular PEERS® program; easy-to-use strategies to assist teens and young adults with making and keeping friends, handling peer conflict and peer rejection; includes research supported strategies for managing bullying.
See the flyer for more information & to REGISTER
Posted October 12, 2014
Hallowe'en Party - Sat Oct 25
for all ages, from 1:00-3:00pm in Richmond Hill. Treats, Crafts & Games. Have your picture taken in your costume. COST: Free! Funded by Autism Ontario York Region Chapter. See the flyer for more information & to REGISTER
Posted October 11, 2014
Brooks Farm - Sun Oct 26
Fall Fun for families with children with ASD in Mount Albert, from 11am to 5pm. Everyone receives a small pumpkin. Cost: FREE More information & to REGISTER
Posted October 10, 2014
Sex Education and Emotional Regulation Workshop - Thurs Oct 30
from 9am-4:30pm in Orillia. Presenter Dr. Isabelle Hénault, author of "Asperger's Syndrome and Sexuality: From Adolescence through Adulthood". The cost of admission will be funded by Autism Ontario’s Potential Programme & lunch is provided. See the flyer for more information & to REGISTER
Posted October 3, 2014
ASD Info Open House Mon Nov 3
from 6:30-9:00pm in Richmond Hill. Families will be able to speak with a variety of agencies in York Region serving children, youth & adults living with ASD. See the flyer for more information
Posted October 1, 2014
Expressive Movement program Oct 21 to Dec 9
8 Tuesday evenings at Silver Pines Public School, Richmond Hill. Through expressive movement, children and youth with autism and their caregivers can experience physical and artistic activities with support from the Motus O Dance Theatre. See the flyer for more information & to REGISTER
Posted September 29, 2014
PEERS program Nov 13-Feb 26
14 Thursday evenings at the Chapter office in Richmond Hill, PEERS is a 14-week, evidence-based social skills intervention for motivated teens ages 13-19 who are currently enrolled in school and interested in learning ways to help them make and keep friends. See the flyer for more information & to REGISTER
Posted September 28, 2014
SibShops monthly to Jun 2015
The second Monday of each month is Sibshop night! Nov 10, Dec 8, Jan 12, Feb 9, Mar 9, Apr 13, May 11, Jun 8
SibShops are pedal-to-the-metal celebrations of the many contributions made by brothers and sisters of kids with special needs. SibShops are a spirited mix of new games (designed to be unique, off-beat, and appealing to a wide ability range), new friends, and discussion activities.
REGISTRATION required. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 905-780-1590 x102 See the flyer for more information
Posted September 25, 2014
Monday Night Drop In
from 6:30-8:30pm at O.M. MacKillop Public School in Richmond Hill. Siblings Welcome Too! Join us for the scheduled activity or shoot some baskets, play with bouncy balls, try a board game or draw some pictures.
Go to our Calendar page for dates to Dec 15
Posted September 22, 2014
Posted August 1, 2014
Provincial Registry of Adults with Autism
Numbers are powerful tools to take to the Ministry of Community and Social Services in order to effectively advocate for change. If access to funding for more support & services, along with a deeper understanding of the needs of transitional aged youth and adults living with with an ASD are important issues to you ... then ADD YOUR VOICE. Go to the Registration Page here
Posted November 17, 2009