Autism Society Ontario
announces a special meeting in Guelph on 5 May:

 

          Supporting Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder

 

Wednesday May 5, 2004

10:30am- 2:30pm, lunch included

ltalian Canadian Club, 135 Ferguson St., Guelph, Ontario N1E 2Y9

$20.00 per person (to be collected on site)

Facilitator: Dr. John Lord

 

We look forward to seeing you in Guelph!  Get directions to the Italian Canadian Club at www.mapquest.com for a map or driving directions from your address.

 

Agenda:

 

10-10:30am               Registration
10:30am- noon          Overview & Common needs/goals

                                   (what is good & needs expanding; what is not & needs work)
Noon-12:40pm           Working Lunch- Soup &
Sandwich
Buffet provided
12:40- 2:30pm           Strategies & Action Plan

 

Active participation from all people present will drive the outcomes for the day!

 

 

Prior to the meeting you may want to have a look at the following materials online at the OAARSN website:

Report on the London conference last October Autism Spectrum Disorders in Adults: Exploding the Myth:
http://www.ont-autism.uoguelph.ca/Adult-Conf-rept.html

Our Most Vulnerable Citizens: report of the OSAC/ASO Autism Task Force in
1991

http://www.ont-autism.uoguelph.ca/pdf/vulnerable.pdf

 

Text of the leaflet OAARSN produced for the Ontario Ministry of Education's conference Teaching Students with Autism: Enhancing Capacity in Ontario Schools, September 10-12, 2003.
http://www.ont-autism.uoguelph.ca/Adults-with-Autism-display.PDF

 

More detailed report on situation and issues in Guelph-Wellington in August 2003
http://www.ont-autism.uoguelph.ca/Guelph-Well%20Adults%20with%20ASD%202003.pdf


To view and respond to the Adult Autism Needs Survey (2004 version):
http://www.ont-autism.uoguelph.ca/aansurveys-2002.shtml

 

 

 

For further information don’t hesitate to contact:

 

Patricia Gallin

Program Support


Autism Society
Ontario
1179A
King St. W, Suite 004
Toronto, ON    M6K 3C5

pgallin.aso@sympatico.ca
519-473-5999

Mailing address- 11 Lonsdale Dr, London, ON N6G 1T4