Autism Information sessions for 2019
Thursday 21st March Understanding Autism with Dr Richard Eisenmajer
Register with Trybooking: click below
Thursday 16th May Understanding autism and anxiety with Behaviour Therapist and counsellor Bobbi Cook
9.30 – 11.30 Ballarat Regional Soccer Facility
Presenter: Bobbi offers a breadth of practical experience and learning that enhances the studies she has completed and vast experience in working with children and families. This enables Bobbi to provide practical strategies and ideas to support those she works with.
Bobbi is a Clinical Member of the Australian Counselling Association (ACA) and is a registered member of ARCAP (Australian Register of Counsellors and Psychotherapists) and a registered NDIS provider.
Booking details to follow in 2019
Autism Awareness Month of April 2019
2nd April World Autism Day – Walk for Autism Ballarat on Saturday 6th April
Meet at 11.00 am at Lake Wendouree playground and picnic area
WEAR something BLUE for AUTISM
Free sausage sizzle for families and entertainment by TIm TIm
Come and show your support for inclusion and acceptance of autism into the Ballarat community.
Tony Attwood with Sue Larkey
check out the website for details – www.suelarkey.com.au/workshops
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 http://www.pinarc.org.au
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 2019 at 105 Lydiard Street North Ballarat VIC 3350
Telephone: 0498 121 618 Email: Email email@example.com Facebook: facebook.com/implexaballarat
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