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Organization: Autism Ontario - Ottawa Chapter  
Phone Numbers: 613-230-6305
Toll-Free: 1-855-638-5649
Fax: 613-288-1423
Email: ottawa@autismontario.com
Website: www.autismontario.com/ottawa
Address:
1140 Morrison Dr
Ottawa, ON
K2H 8S9
Intersection: Greenbank Rd and Highway 417
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Accessibility Notes: Fully Accessible
Hours: Thu 10 am-2 pm
Dates: Year-round
Contacts: Rachel Marks - Community Events Coordinator English
rachel@autismontario.com
Marnie Potter - Family Support Coordinator
marnie@autismontario.com
Service Description: Information, referrals and support for people and families living with autism or another pervasive developmental disorder.
  • Autism Parents' Support Group: For parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders which meets once a month at a local restaurant.
  • Asperger Syndrome Parent Support Group: Information and support for parents of children with Asperger Syndrome (AS) and related disorders. Individuals with AS and interested professionals are also welcome. Monthly support group meetings * presentations * a resource guide * friendship groups * annual picnic
  • Aspirations: A group for adults and older teens (ages 16 and up) with Asperger Syndrome * mutual support * guest speakers * educational activities. Parents, other relatives, friends, and professionals are also welcome to attend
  • Families of Adults with Autism Spectrum disorder: Open to parents, siblings, partners, and other family members of adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
  • Asperger Syndrome Youth group (15-25 years of age): Combines peer support and topical discussion with social activities, such as bowling nights and movie nights. An opportunity for youth and young adults with Asperger Syndrome to socialize with each other while addressing relevant issues like school and dating.
  • The ABACUS website: A source of information which allows parents, caregivers, and the general community to be informed consumers of Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) services for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in Ontario. The site also provides a listing of local autism ABA providers. Visit http://www.abacuslist.ca

Fees: Membership - individual or family $50 (2015)
Application: To become a member call or apply on-line. To participate in activities call or visit the website.
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Individuals with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and those living or working with people with autism or another Autism Spectrum Disorder
Languages: English ; French
Area(s) Served: Ottawa (City of)
See Also: Autism
Children and Youth with Disabilities
Diseases and Conditions Support Groups

This information was last completely updated on 11/17/2016

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