Autism Ontario

Site: Kingston and Area Chapter

Service: Autism Ontario

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-507-7896
E-Mail kingston@autismontario.com
Website www.autismontario.com
Primary Contact Mae Whalen, Chapter Development Coordinator
Alternate Contact Kelsey McDaniel, Regional Family Support Coordinator (East and South-East Region); Email: kelsey@autismontario.com
Address & Map
Extend-A-Family Kingston
361 Montreal St
Kingston, ON K7K 3H4
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Voluntary organization for Autism Spectrum Disorders * information about local resources and services, funding options, family and spouse support meetings, social activities and events, programs, workshops and guest speakers * public awareness and acceptance about autism * provide information and education, support research, and advocate for programs and services for the autism community 
 
Potential Programme: east and south-east regional events, activities and support
Hours Tue, Thu 9:30 am-2 pm, or by appointment
Meetings * Chapter Leadership Council meetings and planning meetings are open to members and interested community members, contact for future dates  
* Family support/info meetings: third Tuesday of the month 6:30 pm-8:30 pm * usually includes a general topic of discussion and an opportunity to meet and talk with other families in the area 
* spouses support meetings held every two to three months, contact the office for the next meeting date and location
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Kingston ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Prince Edward County
Eligibility No restrictions * serving children, youth and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), their families, professionals and the community * diagnosis not required 
 
Potential Programme: individuals 18 years and under
Application No referral required * annual membership can be arranged through the Chapter Office or online
Languages English ; French - some members
Fees Membership - $50 optional (2018) ; Service - low or no cost for most programs and activities
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/AOKingston/
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children and Youth Services (Potential Programme) ; Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119248789 RR0001 (Autism Society Ontario)
Elections Chapter Leadership is elected at Annual General Meeting
Print Material Reference Library
Date Updated 11 Dec 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Voluntary Health Organizations

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