Autism Ontario

Site: Ottawa Chapter

Service: Autism Ontario

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-230-6305
Toll Free Phone 1-855-638-5649
Fax 613-288-1423
Primary Contact Rachel Marks, Community Events Coordinator (English); Phone: 613-295-9769; Email:
Address & Map
1730 St Laurent Blvd, Suite 800
Ottawa, ON K1G 5L1
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Information, referrals and support for people and families living with autism or another pervasive developmental disorder

* Autism Parents' Support Group: For parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders which meets once a month at a local restaurant

* Asperger Syndrome Parent Support Group: Information and support for parents of children with Asperger Syndrome (AS) and related disorders. Individuals with AS and interested professionals are also welcome. Monthly support group meetings * presentations * a resource guide * friendship groups * annual picnic

* Aspirations: A group for adults and older teens (ages 16 and up) with Asperger Syndrome * mutual support * guest speakers * educational activities. Parents, other relatives, friends, and professionals are also welcome to attend

* Families of Adults with Autism Spectrum disorder: Open to parents, siblings, partners, and other family members of adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders

* Asperger Syndrome Youth group (15-25 years of age): Combines peer support and topical discussion with social activities, such as bowling nights and movie nights. An opportunity for youth and young adults with Asperger Syndrome to socialize with each other while addressing relevant issues like school and dating

* ABACUS website: A source of information which allows parents, caregivers, and the general community to be informed consumers of Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) services for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in Ontario * The site also provides a listing of local autism ABA providers * Visit
Hours There are no office hours
Areas Served Ottawa ; Renfrew County
Eligibility Individuals with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and those living or working with people with autism or another Autism Spectrum Disorder
Application To become a member, call or apply on-line * to participate in activities, call or visit the website.
Languages English ; French
Fees Membership - individual or family $50
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Funding Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119248789 RR0001 ; Fees - Membership fees
Elections The Chapter Leadership Council is elected.
Print Material Information package * Resource Guide to Services for Asperger Syndrome
Date Updated 05 Dec 2018
Service Categories Autism Therapy ~ Internet Information Resources ; Disability Associations ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Adolescents ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ~ Families/Friends of People with Disabilities ; Parent Support Groups ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Peer to Peer Networking ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Special Libraries ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder

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