What Is Autism?

Autism is a complex developmental disorder that may affect communication, social interaction skills and behaviour.

The condition typically presents within the first three years of life and is estimated to occur in 1 to every 88 individuals, and is four times more prevalent in boys than girls.

For more information go to:
Autism Ontario – Info About Autism
Kerry’s Place – What is Autism?

 

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New Changes to Ontario Autism Program

The Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services has made changes to the Ontario Autism Program.  Read about them here.

Autism in High School

Autism in High School is a web-based guide to help students with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families as they navigate the transitions and common challenges of high school in Waterloo Region.

Ask a Self-Advocate

Do you need to look at a challenge you are facing with a new perspective? Would you like to bounce ideas off someone who’s been there? Cristina was diagnosed with exceptionalities as an adult, and she is passionate about sharing her lived experience. You can come meet with Cristina to discuss your own questions and […]

Autism Ontario – Waterloo Stars Adaptive Soccer Program Waterloo

Children with ASD, ages 3-18, are invited to attend 10 weeks of soccer with the Waterloo Stars in Waterloo. Siblings, ages 3-18 are also invited to join the fun!  Waterloo Stars is an adaptive program for children ages 3-18 to have a positive experience on a soccer team.  Autism Ontario will have full and private […]

DSRC Connection – Winter Issue Is Here

Please click on link below to read the latest issue of the DSRC Connection.  The Connection contains community events and training. DSRC Connection – Winter Issue

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