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?

 

ASWR Collaborative

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

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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