News

We are hiring!

Join our Team!!! Community Inclusion Coordinator Autism Society, Newfoundland & Labrador St. John’s Location Autism Society, Newfoundland & Labrador (ASNL), is a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to fostering the development of individualized, lifelong, community-based supports and services for persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), and for their families and caregivers. ASNL is currently seeking applicants for the full-time position of Community Inclusion Coordinator based at the Elaine Dobbin Centre in St. John’s.  The successful applicant will oversee partnerships with a variety of community facilities, organizations, and groups to support the inclusion of those with ASD, across the province. The Coordinator is responsible for building relationships with organizations and their staff, and supporting program operations including registration, scheduling, and supervising community programs.  The Coordinator provides direct support to community instructors through awareness training and consultation. Qualifications: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Therapeutic Recreation, Education, Psychology, Social Work or another […]


ASNL Annual General Meeting

Autism Society NL’s Annual General Meeting (AGM), will take place from 10:00 am – 12:00 noon on Saturday, November 7, 2020. The AGM is open to the public and will take place at Holiday Inn Express & Suites St John’s Airport, 5 Navigator Avenue, St. Johns, in the conference room. The AGM can be attended in person or virtually. Due to social distancing regulations attendees will need to RSVP to info@autism.nf.net or 709-722-2803 ext 221 to confirm your attendance either in person or online.


Halloween Greeting Sheet

We have Halloween Greeting Cards that you can download and print for trick-or-treating today. Download the sheet here: Halloween Greeting Sheet  


Board of Directors Expression of Interest- Self Advocate

The Nominations and Communications Committee of the Autism Society of Newfoundland and Labrador (ASNL) is seeking expressions of interest in serving as a 3-year year volunteer on our corporate board of governors in the Self Advocate position. This position will be voted for by our membership at our AGM on Saturday, November 7th @ 10am-12pm Your expression of interest can be emailed to asnlnominations@autism.nf.net, or click HERE to fill out an online application form by Friday, October 23rd, 2020. For more information, please contact Lisa Baker Worthman at lbworthman@autism.nf.net   ASNL is a charitable organization dedicated to improving the lives of those living with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families.                    The mandate of ASNL is to be a leader in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador by:          Engaging with public policymakers and advocating to improve the lives of those affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Empowering people to […]


Statement from the Board of Directors

September 22, 2020 The Autism Society, Newfoundland Labrador (ASNL) is a provincial charitable organization dedicated to promoting the development of individual, lifelong, and community-based supports and services for people living with autism, their families, and caregivers. For many years, ASNL has transformed the lives of thousands of individuals living with autism. ASNL is also under transformation and working with our partners to develop a more provincial approach to provide an array of supports and services to improve the lives of people living with autism. ASNL are constantly reviewing our programs internally and in consultation with our partners to ensure what we offer reflects the needs of people living with autism and that these programs are aligned with the needs of the communities in the province and aligned with our mission and vision as an organization. ASNL would like to advise that we are seeking a new CEO to continue to […]