WE ARE HOSTING A MAJOR FUND RAISER FROM SEPTEMBER TO NOVEMBER 18th:
ACF BOWL-A-THON "SPARES and STRIKES for AUTISM"
AUTISM CONNECTIONS FREDERICTON HAS EXCITING NEW PROGRAMMES for 2018
1) Youth nights
3) Activity fitness /cardio program this summer.
4) The Parents and Tots program
5) The chat and chill drop in for adults on Monday nights.
6) Bike Riding Lessons
7) Morning Drop In
8) Cooking and nutrition classes (will start again in the Fall)
9) 4-Week Summer Camp with OPAL Respite Care
10) Tae Kwan Do (ends in June and returns in the fall)
11) Voices of Autism - presentations by adults with autism
12) Story Time with Fredericton Librarian, Kim
OTHER PROJECTS IN THE CENTER:
Development of a New Resource Guide for our web site
Collaboration with Autism NS – Ready Willing & Able (Employment) Programme
Collaborations with Autism Services:
Speech Services - Talk with Me : Early Language Services
Autism Intervention Services – Social Skills Groups
Autism Intervention Services - Staff Meetings
RECENT SOCIAL EVENTS:
Michael McCreary Comedy Show – May 12th
Super Hero Walk & Run – June 2nd
John Prine Show at Dolans – June 20th
Ball Hockey Tournament - June 24th
Jake Allen Golf Classic - July 11th & 12th at Kingswood Golf Course
Women of Influence in Music at Dolan"s Pub - October 2nd
To provide social supports, public education, resources, programs/groups/activities, and evidenced-based information for persons with autism spectrum disorder and their personal communities living within the greater Fredericton region. We also promote autism awareness and conduct public education through information booths and presentations to schools and businesses.
About Autism Connections Fredericton
We are committed to helping individuals with autism of all ages, their families and caregivers, as well as professionals, to access resources and services. These services will be provided in both official languages wherever possible.
ACF can provide:
-accurate up-to-date information
-help navigating local services and agencies
-workshops and guest speakers
-sibling network programs
-information sessions for groups
ACF also has a lending library with:
-resource books and videos
-toys, games and puzzles
-Printing, laminating, and binding
What People Are Saying
"“Autism, is part of my child, it's not everything he is. My child is so much more than a diagnosis.” "
— S.L. Coelho