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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: Wendel Clark's at 36 Main St N, Brampton
* this is the second location change from the original * we apologise!
Registration opens on July 24, 2018 at 10am. Please register here
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
Potential Programme Movies for Peel Chapter:
The Grinch 2018 in 2D
DATE: Sat Nov 17, 2018
Registration opens Sept 30, 2018 at 1 pm
Wreck it Ralph 2 in 2D
DATE: Sat Dec 1, 2018
Registration opens Oct 30, 2018 at 1 pm
Peel Chapter's Halloween at Downey's Farm Sat Oct 27, 2018
Registration opens September 27, 2018 at 9pm https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/autism-ontario-halloween-at-downeys-farm-brampton-registration-47567535780
Party Room for lunch is booked for 1:45-3:45 but we have access to the grounds from 10 am until 5 pm.
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.
More dates to come...
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.
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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, July 24, 2018 from 6:30 to 8:30
LOCATION: Go Kart Racing at Playdium, 99 Rathburn Road West Mississauga Ontario
Go Carts, games then some snacks with conversation.
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!".