Volume 2 | March 2018
We've been busy in Autism Services booking presentations and working on new content!

Have an idea? Contact our Parent & Community Educator
Upcoming Presentations
It's not too late to sign up for March presentations!
Not sure where to start? We recommend three Introductory Sessions :

Orientation to Autism Services, What is Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)?, and What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)?
Let's Get Visual
This past weekend, I created a visual schedule for my son. I used materials that everyone could access, so I could share with others (you!).

Click here to download the PDF and create your own schedule!

Need help? Email me!
Other Helpful Links
Complete the survey on the OAP Clinical Framework for the ASD Clinical Expert Committee. Ends February 23.


Check out the Audio or Transcript from the Tele Town Hall on January 17, 2018.


Did you know the London Public Library has Communication Boards in all libraries for patrons who cannot talk or have speech that is difficult to understand? See how they're increasing accessibility!
Autism Ontario Chapters offer many resources and events across Southwestern Ontario. Find something for your family!


There is everything from reduced admission to Colasanti's in Kingsville during March Break to Owen Sound March Break Gymnastics!
EarlyON is the new collective name for the four programs:
  • Ontario Early Years Centres
  • Parenting and Family Literacy Centres
  • Child Care Resource Centres
  • Better Beginnings, Better Futures

Find the location closest to you and see what is offered in your area. There are programs for young children, but also youth and parents!
Resource Corner
Many of you liked the Autism Parent Resource Kit mentioned in last edition's newsletter.

Check out this section on ASD Research
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