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?

 

Autism Spectrum Connection

On The House Date Night

On The House is an opportunity for Waterloo Region families that have a loved one(s) with a disability to enjoy a delicious complimentary three-course dinner for two at Proof Restaurant Lounge. Care, by a trained support person, will be provided for your loved one(s) nearby so you can relax and enjoy! Participants will be chosen by random […]

On The House Opportunity Free Samsung Tablets For Individuals With Autism

Samsung Canada in partnership with Autism Speaks Canada have given over 1,700 tablets to support and foster closer connections with the autism community in Canada. We are excited to announce this year we are providing 500 new Samsung tablets to individuals with autism and service organizations.  Follow the link to apply for a Samsung Tablet. […]

Families of children with autism say they’re stretched thin by provincial funding changes

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FINANCIAL SUPPORTS – FREE INFORMATION SESSION

Join us on April 2nd to learn more about the financial supports including eligibility criteria which are available to families with children (ages 0-18yrs) who have autism and/or intellectual disabilities. For more information or to register contact Rehana Khan (519) 741-1121 ext 2201. Financial Supports flyer  

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