Autism Ontario [Central East]

Site: Peterborough - Mailing Address

Service: Peterborough Chapter

Description
Description (Service) Directly supports families of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder through the services of clinical professionals. The Peterborough Chapter provides:  
* advocacy to other community services including within the school system  
* regularly organized social skills classes, special events, fundraisers and other outreach programs to support ASD families in the Peterborough Area - visit website for events calendar  
 
Governed by the Chapter Leadership Council (CLC) who oversee operations, including monthly meetings, managing finances, establishing committees and reporting to Autism Ontario 
 
Parent/Caregiver Support Group - provides a safe and supportive environment for parents and caregivers of individuals with Autism to share their successes and challenges, ask questions and connect with other parents and caregivers. Group is facilitated by Autism Ontario‚Äôs Family Support Coordinator in partnership with SnowFlake Therapy Services 
 
Adult Social Group - provides supported social opportunities and activities for adults who have a diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder
Service Details
Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Haliburton ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Individuals affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder, caregivers or any adults interested in supporting people with autism
Application Call or email for information
Languages English ; French - Reception, For service in French call 1-800-472-7789 ext 240 or email head office at rpcprovincial@autismontario.com
Fees Membership - Optional annual membership with Autism Ontario $50 ; General memberships for families and individuals and memberships for professionals and agencies
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
Peterborough, ON
 
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-775-2672
E-Mail peterborough@autismontario.com
Website https://www.autismontario.com/chapters/peterborough
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/AutismOntarioPeterboroughChapter
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/AutismOn_Ptbo
Primary Contact Stephanie Maguire-Parish, President
Mailing Address 171A Rink St, Suite 208 
Peterborough, ON K9J 2J6

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