Parent Support Group

Spectrum hosts monthly parent meetings the first Thursday of each month (September – May) featuring guest speakers who share their knowledge and expertise regarding a variety of topics related to the Autism Spectrum Disorder.

In addition to the meeting topics listed below, break-out sessions will also be offered for our Adults with Autism Group, Parents of Teens and Adults Support Group, Dad's Group, Adelante Autismo in Spanish, and Parents of Preschoolers Group.

One meeting topic will be offered for all with no break outs. Adelante Autismo and Adults with Autism will meet separately so check those pages to see how to join those meetings.

Meeting Schedule

September 2, 2021, 6:30-8:00 pm

October 7, 2021, 6:30-8:00 pm

November 4, 2021, 6:30-8:00 pm

December 2, 2021, 6:30-8:00 pm

 

 

SPECTRUM SUPPORT GROUP MEETING
November 4, 2021
6:30-8:00 PM

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF DULUTH
2908 Duluth Hwy 120
Duluth, GA 30096
no rsvp required

TOPICS:

"Ins and Outs of Obtaining Waiver Services" presented by Wendy Pearce, MEd, MS, CRC

"Promoting Independence with self-care skills for children with autism"  This is geared towards preschool and elementary aged children offering tips, tricks and activities for facilitating independence in daily activities. Meghan Mathis, Occupational Therapist, All Kids First

The Dads Group will meet as well

Adult Social Groups for adults on the spectrum will be meeting at the same time

Adelante Autismo will be offered in Spanish only for parents speaking Spanish virtually for the fall on the dates noted on the Adelante Autismo page

Social Skills groups are offered free of charge for children with autism during the parent meetings

Sibling group will be offered for siblings ages 5-14.

Our annual holiday party will be held on December 2, 2021, 6:30-8pm for the entire family. More details coming soon! Save the date!

A reminder that we do not hold monthly meetings during the summer months of July and August.

We are excited to start our face-to-face meetings back in September!

Monthly Meeting Schedule & Location

Meetings (Sept-May) will be held from 6:30 - 8:00 on the first Thursday of the month.

First Baptist Church of Duluth
2908 Duluth Highway 120
Duluth, GA 30096