New! Calling all dads! Join us for a Spectrum Dad's Night Out on Saturday, October 29, beginning at 6:30 pm. Barbeque, Bonfire and Beer - Steaks provided! Bring a side dish to share and B.Y.O.B. (5167 Belmore Court, Suwanee 30024). Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Hope to see you there!
Our Fall Camp Journey Overnight Week-End has been set for October 28 - October 30 at Camp Twin Lakes at Fort Yargo. Our Fall weekend event is always very popular! REGISTER HERE
Please join us for our next monthly parent meeting and social skills groups on Thursday, November 3, 2016. Our topics will include a panel discussion on "The Importance of Teaching Self-Advocacy Skills to your Child" and "Update on ABLE Accounts". Additional break-out groups may include sessions for Grandparents, Dads Group, Parents of Adults with Autism, Adults with Autism and Parents of Individuals with Aspergers along with our children's social skills groups and siblings groups. For more information about our Thursday night programs, please click HERE.
Did you know that Spectrum hosts social skills groups for children (K through 6th grade) with moderate autism? Learn about out our Fun & Friends Group and see if it would be a good fit for your child. Please note that this group requires advance registration. (Note that our Saturday Social Group for our high functioning friends will resume in January, 2017)
Our Spectrum Super Stars for the month of October have been posted. Please read about Tricia Gleghorn and Deborah LaFave and how they have made an impact on Spectrum here. Do you know someone who's making an inpact in the autism community? Nominate them as a Spectrum Star here!
Studio Movie Grill'snext special needs showing will be Trollson Saturday,November 12. Children with special needs and siblings are FREE and parents/adults pay only $6.00 per ticket. Ask for the Chefs for Children menu special, and 5% of the proceeds from these food items will be donated to SMG designated non-profits serving families of children with special needs. And, Spectrum is one of them! We are proud to be a partner with SMG!
Our Gift of Time Respite program is a wonderful opportunity for parents to have some much-needed respite time. Learn more about this program here. Registration is now open for our next session on Saturday, November 12. Advance registration is required.