Adults’ Group for People with ASD
Formed in November 2010, the group meets on the first Saturday of the month around 6:00pm. The meet up provides an opportunity for adults with ASD to interact with one another and other community members.
For further information, please contact Joyce-Lyn (Text: 0404 207 948)
The Adolescents’ Group
Formed in April 2010, a social group of young people aged between 12 to 17 years meets at NQ Employment, 23 Casey Street, Aitkenvale, from 2:00pm – 4:00pm on the last Sunday of the month. Activities include cooking, handicrafts, xbox gaming and a variety of board games.
For further information, please contact Linda (Text: 0414 224 654) or Chelsea.
Recently formed! If you are in high school or a young adult (to age 20), interested in game design, social media or web design. You may like to join a group of other like-minded young people to learn more and share ideas in technology. This group will meet from 2:00pm – 4:00pm on the second Sunday of the month.
For further information, please contact Andrew (Text: 0402363395).
Brothers and Sisters (or Siblings) Group
Open to all school age children who have a sister or brother who is on the autism spectrum. This group meets once a term to renew friendships and to share, through social outings and play, what it means to have a brother or sister with autism. These social outings are often conducted during school vacation periods.
For further information, please contact Lynne (Text: 0407 161 725) or Trishell.
Every last Friday of the month from 10am to noon at McDonald’s Aitkenvale, the group hosts a coffee morning for parents and others interested in autism to share their experiences and learn more about autism.
For further information, please contact Gwenyth (Ph: 0747 740 637).