Autism Information sessions for 2018
Tony Attwood with Sue Larkey seminar
6th Sept 2018 – check out the website for details – www.suelarkey.com.au/workshops/tonyattwoodballarat
Autism Awareness Month of April 2018
2nd April World Autism Day – Walk for Autism Ballarat
Many thanks to all the families who came to show their support for inclusion and acceptance of autism into the Ballarat community.
Groups and Programs
Ballarat Autism Network Lego Club
Ballarat Autism Network Lego Club assists children and their families, connect and socialise in an autism friendly atmosphere.
Lego Club is held at the Eastwood Leisure Centre, Corner Eastwood and Peel Street.
Fortnightly on at Saturday afternoon 5-7 years 1 pm – 2 pm
8-12 years 2.15 – 3.30 pm
Teens 3.30 – 4.30 pm
Cost- $5 per child or $7 per family
To find out more information and contacts please click here.- lego-club
Ballarat Autism Parent Connection
The Ballarat Autism Parent Connection is a friendly, relaxed group of parents and carers who come together once a month during the school term. Organised through Pinarc Disability Service parent support coordinator Rebecca Paton.This is a great opportunity to share your knowledge and experience and to gain new information about local services and events.
For more information including dates and contact details, please http://www.ballaratautism.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Pinarc-ASD-parent-social-connection-2018.pdf click here.
Asperger Adult Social Connection Group
The Asperger Adult Group is a partners and friends group that meets monthly for a games & pizza evening. For more information please click here.
Yellow Ladybugs Ballarat
Connecting girls on the autism spectrum. For more information click here
Teen League Pinarc
Teen League is a social leisure group for children (aged 8-12 years) Asperger Syndrome. This group meets fortnightly for leisure activities. For more information contact Pinarc Disability Services on (03) 5329 1300.
School Holiday Programs:
Implexa school holiday program 2018 Click here http://www.ballaratautism.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Implexa-school-holiday-program.pdf
Parent & Carer Workshops
Positive Partnerships offer free workshops on ASD. You can register on line and view the dates for training in your region. For more information click here.