Annual Chapter Meeting ~ Mon May 28
We invite you to attend Autism Ontario York Region's ACM to elect our 2018-2019 Chapter Leadership Council. Biographies of the nominees will be available in early May.
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Atrium, 11181 Yonge St, Richmond Hill
GUEST PRESENTATION: The ABCs of AAC with Kids and Teens
Come and learn about making augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) part of everyday life. You'll hear about some AAC tools and learn about Children’s Treatment Network’s Augmentative Communication Consultation Services
(CTN ACCS). Hands on opportunities will be provided. Presented by Sandy Sokol, CTN ACCS Speech Language Pathologist, and Cynthia Medeiros, CTN ACCS Communicative Disorders Assistant.
RSVP for our May 28 ACM here
Posted March 31, 2018
7th Annual Charity Golf Classic
Join us Thursday, September 13th at Cedar Brae Golf Club for a fun day of golf in support of our summer camp programs for children, youth and adults living with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Early Bird Rate $225 per golfer July 31
Please visit our Golf Tournament page
for details and registration information.
Sponsorship Opportunities Available!
Please email our Tournament Co-Chair Cindi Buick
for more information.
Posted May 10, 2018
PEERS for Teens ~ Register by Mon June 4
PEERS for teens aged 14+ is a 14-week evidence-based social skills intervention for motivated teens. PEERS is intended for higher functioning teens/young adults without significant intellectual disabilities and must attend each session with a social coach. This program is a partnership between Kerry’s Place Autism Services–Central Region and Autism Ontario–York Chapter.
For program description & registration info, go to KPAS here
Posted May 5, 2018
Apply Until June 1
Autism Ontario is happy to announce that the 2018 One to One Summer Support Worker Reimbursement Fund is now open for application.
Autisme Ontario a le plaisir de vous annoncer que vous pouvez maintenant nous faire parvenir vos demandes dans le cadre du programme Fonds de remboursement des travailleurs de soutien individuel pour l’été 2018.
Details & Apply Online at Autism Ontario
Posted April 29, 2018
Preschool Programs ~ April-June
- Playcious Indoor Play area/Trampoline in Vaughan
- The Play Lounge in Newmarket
Do you have a child under the age of 6 with a recent diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and you are looking to connect with other parents to share information and resources? Then please join us in one of our many upcoming preschool programs being offered in York Region! There is no fee required to participate, simply register for any or all the events that you are interested in.
Details & Register online here
Posted March 29, 2018
Autism Ontario’s Provincially Speaking Survey!
This survey is for both adults and caregivers! The information you provide will help us give informed feedback to stakeholders across Ontario. With a chance to win one of three 100$ Amazon gift cards as a thank you for responding – We want to hear from you! Survey Link
Répondez au sondage provincial d’Autisme Ontario!
Ce sondage s’adresse à la fois aux adultes autistes et aux fournisseurs de soins! Les informations que vous nous donnerez nous aideront à fournir une rétroaction éclairée à toutes les parties intéressées en Ontario. Nous sommes à votre écoute! Lien pour accéder au sondage
Posted March 28, 2018
Online Store Now Open
Autism Awareness Apparel in Youth, Ladies and Mens sizes. $4 per item sold goes directly towards opening doors for adults, supporting our Autism Ontario Chapters and reaching out to our communities.
Go to our Online Store here
Posted February 26, 2018
NOW HIRING Summer Camp Staff
for Autism Ontario York Summer Programs. Our programs have a long standing tradition of hiring high quality staff who are passionate about supporting the autism community.
Staff Application Portal 2018 is now OPEN here
Posted January 25, 2018
NEW Newsletter! ~ Adults on the Spectrum
Autism Ontario is proud to be expanding our reach to include adults on the spectrum. This monthly adult-specific newsletter is one way that we can support adults on the spectrum, family members and professionals to access adult-specific information from all over Ontario.
Sign Up here
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