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  • 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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  • YOUTH IN THE JUSTICE SYSTEM – SPEAKERS PANEL

    A free event on March 27, 2019 to learn about the role of community partners as they support youth with autism, intellectual disabilities and/or mental health concerns and the justice system. For more information please contact Ashleigh Morris at 519-894-6156 ext. 2902 or email a.morris@dscwr.com Youth in Justice System Flyer

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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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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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  • IMPORTANT INFORMATION ON AUTISM DIRECT FUNDING

    Autism Direct Funding can be applied for children and youth under the age of 18 with an ASD diagnosis to help with costs related to summer camps, respite support, recreation and leisure activities. Please be advised that Autism Direct Funding Applications will not be mailed to families for the 2019‐2020 fiscal year. Applications for Autism […]

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  • Family Q & A Event

    Family Q+A Event_Kitchener 2018

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

read more here

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  

YOUTH IN THE JUSTICE SYSTEM – SPEAKERS PANEL

A free event on March 27, 2019 to learn about the role of community partners as they support youth with autism, intellectual disabilities and/or mental health concerns and the justice system. For more information please contact Ashleigh Morris at 519-894-6156 ext. 2902 or email a.morris@dscwr.com Youth in Justice System Flyer

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.

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