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The Resource Fair gives schools, service-providers and other autism/disability related organizations an excellent opportunity to showcase your efforts and available programs and services to the numerous area families living with an autism diagnosis or other developmental disability.
Booths are also available to any local for-profit organizations whose products and/or services are especially focused on serving families of children with special needs. Exhibitors will not be allowed to sell merchandise but solicitation of attendee information is welcomed. More Information
OUR CIRCLE OF FRIENDS
The Circle of Friends program provides children on the spectrum with the environment to practice relationship skills essential to help maintaining healthy friendships. The focus is on facilitating meaningful and fun friendships in an environment where children feel comfortable and supported.
Participation fees are $20/month or $50 for the entire school year program. For more information or to register contact Jen Gonda at 330-507-3893 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
Join Other Young Adults to Make Social Connections
Social Connections is a program created to provide our young adult and adults on the spectrum with opportunities to to socialize, form friendships and talk about things that interest them in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere. Our small group of 18 - 25 years old gets together every month to do just that. We have now enjoyed an outings together, too.
This activity is appropriate for those verbal men and women with moderate to high-functioning Autism. It is facilitated by Doug Blecher. Founder of Autism Personal Coach, Blecher has worked with adults and children diagnosed with ASD for the past 11 years as an in-home therapist. Last year he expanded his serves to the Mahoning Valley to help ASD adults live an independent and fulfilling adult lives.
Why not join us? To do so call us 330-743-9184 or e-mail email@example.com.