This summer Every1Games has a number of events that have been created based on feedback from the community. 

Every1Games continues to offer exclusive discounts to Autism Ontario members and promotes the Toronto Chapter membership to grow our communities together, we have confirmed another 3 memberships to the Toronto chapter that have resulted from our growing partnership. 

Below are this summers programs and events for families with children who are over 19 years old for the CLC to consider supporting financially from July ­ September, including a unique sponsorship opportunity for this years Autism Friendly Unconference. 

CLICK HERE to see the programs


PEERS Social Skills Training for  Teens on the Autism Spectrum

PEERS (Program for the Education and Enrichment of Relational Skills) is a 12-week evidence-based social skills training for motivated teens on the Autism Spectrum, in grades 9 to 12, who are interested in learning ways to help them make and keep friends.

Runs Tuesday Evenings from 5:30pm – 7pm 
at the Redpath Centre (40 Holly Street, Younge/Eglinton)
September 29, 2015 – December 15, 2015

Click here to see the poster


Autism Ontario Toronto Chapter Summer Camp subsidyAutism Ontario Toronto Chapter Summer Camp subsidy

The Toronto Chapter is excited to announce that it will be providing a $100/family subsidy to 25 Toronto Chapter members so that your ASD children/adult can participate in any summer camp or summer program.

Not a member, no problem, it is only $50.00 for a year’s membership and it is easy to become a member to take advantage of this and other subsidies we offer. Once you apply to become a member you can apply for the subsidy. Here is the link to become a new member:

To register on line for the subsidy please click here

If more than 25 families apply, a random draw will be held and the first 25 families whose names are drawn will be chosen to receive the subsidy.


Wishing everyone a safe, happy and wonderful summer!

The Autism Ontario – Toronto Chapter Leadership

Click here to see the poster



We're partnering with Every1Games this summer to offer three great programs: Video Game Design, Navigating the TTC, and Creative Production! To find out more info, check out the poster or go to  (this is also where you register). When registering those 18 and younger, be sure to click on the "Potential Programme" button to get $150 subsidy from us. PLUS Autism Ontario members get $100 off by entering the code: autismont

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Miles Nadal JCCBasketball/Soccer:

We're partnering with 
Miles Nadal JCC this summer to offer inclusive soccer and basketball programs for children ages 3-12! PLUS, get 80% off the advertised cost by quoting "FAIR PLAY" when you register.  See attached poster for more details.  To register, call Miles Nadall JCC: 416-924-6211 

Click here to see the poster

Supper Club for teens/young adults:

Attention all teens and young adults ages 15+.  Join us for Supper Club!  We’re partnering with Miles Nadall JCC to offer cooking classes.  PLUS, get $165 off your registration costs by quoting “FAIR PLAY” when you register.  See attached poster for more details.  To register, call Miles Nadall JCC: 416-924-6211

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When: Saturday,August 29, 2015
Where: BMO Field, CNE Grounds, 170 Princes' Boulevard, Toronto, ON

Toronto FC vs Montreal Impact game starts at 4pm
PLUS: Ticket includes access to the CNE for the day!


COST: $23 per person (Price is for seats in section 226 or 227 and admission for the day to the CNE.  Does not include parking, food, rides, etc.)


Click here to see the poster

Click here to REGISTER


Chapter Events

Sept 1 - Day at the Toronto Zoo
Sept 5 - Wild Waterworks
Sept 13 - African Lion Safari
Sept 17 - Russian Speaking Parent Support Group
Sept 20 - Teen Art Class at 4Cats!
Sept 25 - 
2015 Family Weekend at Great Wolf Lodge


Autism Ontario day at the Toronto ZooDay at the Toronto Zoo

For families with children with ASD.

DATE: Tuesday, 1 September 2015 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

LOCATION: Toronto Zoo, 361A Old Finch Avenue, Toronto, ON M1B 5K7

COST: $10/person (plus fees) children 2 and under free (The cost of admission has been subsidized by Autism Ontario’s Potential Programme)


Click here to see the poster

Click here to REGISTER

Une journée au parc aquatique Wild WaterworksWild Waterworks

Autism Ontario Potential Programme invites families who have children with ASD to a day out at Wild Waterworks- Hamilton

Registration will open Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 12:00pm (NOON)

DATE: Saturday, 5 September 2015 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

LOCATION: Wild Waterworks, 680 Van Wagners Beach Road, Hamilton, ON L8E 3L8

Click here to see the poster

Click here to REGISTER (english)

Click here to REGISTER (french) 

Visite du parc African Lion SafariAfrican Lion Safari

Bring out the whole family for a fun day at African Lion Safari! The family fun day will be held on Sunday, September 13, 2015. This is a rain or shine event. African Lion Safari is open from 9:00AM-4:00PM


DATE: Sunday, 13 September 2015 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM 

LOCATION: African Lion Safari, 1386 Cooper Road , Cambridge, ON 

Click here to see the poster

Click here to REGISTER (english)

Click here to REGISTER (french) 

Autism Ontario - Toronto - Russian Speaking Parent...Russian Speaking Parent Support Group

Autism Ontario, in partnership with Autism Path, is pleased to announce a new parent support initiative – a parent support group for families who speak Russian as their first language. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents in an informal, relaxed atmosphere to discuss Autism and related issues in your native language.

This is a great opportunity to meet other parents and caregivers in an informal, relaxed atmosphere with good food and even better company! Appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided.

DATE: Thursday, 17 September 2015 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
LOCATION: The Pickle Barrel, 1 Promenade Circle , Thornhill, ON 

Click here to see the poster

Click here to REGISTER

Autism Ontario - Toronto - Teen Art Class at 4Cats!Teen Art Class at 4Cats!

Join us for this fun-filled event! Teens will design and create their own clay art piece together. 

Registration opens September 1, 2015 at 7 pm and closes when full.

DATE: Sunday, 20 September 2015 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
LOCATION: 4Cats, 1823 Avenue Rd., Toronto, ON M5M 3Z4

Click here to see the poster

Click here to REGISTER


2015 Family Weekend at Great Wolf Lodge

Families will have the opportunity to come and enjoy a weekend retreat at Great Wolf Lodge!

This Social Learning Opportunity is sponsored by Autism Ontario’s Potential Programme, in partnership with the Ontario Ministry of Children & Youth Services and Autism Ontario


DATE: September 25-27, 2015

LOCATION: Great Wolf Lodge – Niagara Falls3950 Victoria Avenue, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 7M8

Click here to see the poster

Click here to REGISTER

Autism Teenage Partnership

Autism Teenage Partnership presents Autism Teen Nights!

Autism Teenage Partnership is an organization that runs a program where teens diagnosed with autism join in for a social night filled activities and fun.

CLICK HERE to see the flyer

ClICK HERE to see JansonC Autism Teenage Partnership Poster

Thank you to our Members!

The Toronto Chapter would like to thank our dedicated Chapter members for all your support throughout the years. Without you, we would not be here. To our non-members, if you would like to take advantage of subsidies, reduced cost at events etc. become a Toronto Chapter member now. Join and be part to Autism Ontario Toronto Chapter Family. You can register on line by clicking here

Click “Join Now” button on your computer, select “Toronto” under “Become a Member of Autism Ontario”, it’s that easy!

Membership & Support Opportunities

Wishing you and your families a safe and fun-filled summer. Here’s to meeting you at our upcoming events!

Toronto Chapter
Chapter President - Matthew Wark           
Chair of Events - Marti Veliz         

Address: 1032 Pape Ave, PO Box 60007, Toronto, ON, M4K 3Z3
Ph: 1-866-925-9969


Dear Members and Guests,
The Toronto Chapter is more than happy to share information regarding our Autism community.
If you wish us to share your information the Toronto Chapter asks to please forward all pertinent information via email (include necessary links, pdf etc.) to for sharing. Please include consent to share said information.
If the information you wish to share is something received from another source, please ensure that consent to share has been provided.

Thank you,
Your Chapter CLC



Second Language Parent Mentorship Program

Would you like to connect with other parents of children with autism who speak your language?

Learn about the Second Language Parent Membership Program. This program helps parents/caregivers of a child with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) connect to other parent/caregivers of children with ASD who speak their language either in person or by telephone.

CLICK HERE to see the poster


TTC_logoGreat news!

Effective January 1, 2014, a support person accompanying a person with a disability will not be required to pay a fare when travelling on the TTC.
Customers with disabilities who travel with a support person on the TTC must apply for a TTC Support Person Assistance Card to be eligible for this fare exemption. A support person is someone who assists the card holder with communication, mobility, From January 1, 2014 to March 29, 2014, TTC will permit a support person to travel with a paying customer on an honour system. Starting Sunday, March 30, customers will require a Support Person Assistance Card in order for the support person to travel with the card holder on a single fare.


Potential_Programme_logoPotential Programme now available!


The Potential Programme is a unique service from Autism Ontario designed to directly support all Ontario families, parents and children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). 

This programme provides support through greater access to ASD experts in their communities and to provide supportive community-based learning opportunities for children with ASD.

Learn more about the Programme.

WANTED: Your Ideas for Social Learning Opportunities
We welcome your ideas for Social Learning Opportunities funded through Autism Ontario's Potential Programme.

Click here to learn how you can share your ideas with us!


Office Phone: 1 (866) 925-99691 (866) 925-9969
Address: Autism Ontario-Toronto
1032 Pape Avenue
P.O. Box 60007
Toronto ON M4K 3Z3

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