Support Groups

Support Groups are a parent engagement initiative designed to connect parents and create an active network of families.  They are open to parents/caregivers of individuals with ASD and is designed to provide support, resources and shared experiences between families.

Date: June 10th
Time: 7-9pm
Where: Zoom
What: Presentation by Ready Willing and Able about student and employment support available across the island
RSVP: swhite@autism.nf.net

Date: June 16th
Time: 7-9pm
Where: Zoom
What: Presentation by Christopher Dedde “Coming of Age” discussions about health care, housing, employment, guardianship, respite and more
RSVP: cdedde@autism.nf.net

Date: June 22th
Time: 7-9pm
Where: Elaine Dobbin Centre for Autism (in-person)
What: New diagnosis and young family support group
RSVP: pieces@autism.nf.net

Christopher Dedde
cdedde@autism.nf.net
709-466-7177

Jeannette Coates
jcoates@autism.nf.net
709-489-4190

Julia Pender
jpender@autism.nf.net
709-637-7450