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Supporting autism families across the valley for over 40 years. 

AUTISM PARENT MEET UPS
2ND & 4TH FRIDAYS EACH MONTH 
 
Come and chat with other parents/caregivers on the same journey! Share your laughs, struggles, triumphs, & more. No speaker, but there will be someone to lead the discussion each week. Must sign up using the link and will be emailed the Zoom link for the meeting. Join us as we take our meet ups online!
Limit of 20 people per meeting to keep these meetings small.
 
WHEN: Friday, October 9th, 9:30 – 11 AM
Meet Up Led by Rachel Lack
 
WHEN: Friday, October 23rd, 9:30 – 11 AM
Meet Up Led by Cynthia Cypher
CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP AND YOU WILL BE SENT THE ZOOM LINK
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ONLINE SUPPORT FOR TEENS & YOUNG ADULTS
 
VIRTUAL GAME NIGHTS:
We do two Virtual Game Nights each month! Must RSVP below to receive the link to the instructions for each night.
 
WHEN: Thursday, October 7th, 6:30 – 8 PM
This Game Night will include Minecraft (must own full version to play) and Super Smash Brothers Ultimate (must have a Switch, the game, & an online Nintendo account to play). We will be playing in our Discord room.
CLICK HERE to watch a 1 minute video on how to join our Discord room.
CLICK HERE for instructions on how to join our Super Smash Brothers Arena on Game Night.
 
WHEN: Thursday, October 22nd, 6:30 – 8 PM
This Game Night will just be games through JackBox on Zoom as well as Minecraft through Discord.
CLICK HERE for more instructions on how to use JackBox
 
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AUTISM 101 CLASS:
 FREE Class for those new to autism or new to Arizona.
 WHEN: Tuesday, October 20th, 6:30-8:30 PM
 
*Be sure to visit www.phxautism.org and click on Autism in Arizona for more information on how to access services and even watch an Autism 101 online.*
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ONLINE SUPPORT FOR  AUTISTIC ADULTS
 
ASPERGER’S/AUTISTIC ADULT SUPPORT GROUP:
HELD ON THE 2ND & 4TH SATURDAY EACH  MONTH 
Monthly support group for autistic adults ages 18+.
(Normally held at the Pyle Center in Tempe)
 
WHEN: Saturday, October 10th, 1 – 3 PM
 
WHEN: Saturday, October 24th, 1 – 3 PM
 
NORTH VALLEY YOUNG ADULT ASPERGER/ASD MEETING
 
Monthly support group for ages 17-35
(Normally held at Paradise Valley Community College)
WHEN: Saturday, October 3rd, 12-1 PM
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ONLINE SUPPORT FOR WOMEN ON THE SPECTRUM 
 
GIRL TALK: VIRTUAL HANG OUT FOR WOMEN ON THE SPECTRUM
Fun meet up for women on the spectrum ages 14+! Join other women on the spectrum to share challenges unique to women.
 Click the link below to RSVP and you will be sent the Zoom meeting information.
 WHEN: Wednesday, October 14th, 6:30-8 PM
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ONLINE SUPPORT FOR KIDS 
 
ONLINE SHOW & TELL/LEGO CLUB NIGHT:
Fun for youth of ALL ages! Join us and share your artwork, pets, books, Lego creations and more! Parents sign up & share this fun event with your youth. Just one hour.
 WHEN: Wednesday, October 28th, 6:30 – 7:30 PM
Led by Cynthia Cypher

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  • Browse our Facebook page for additional information and community events! Many of our online meetings have been recorded and can be watched on our website.
  • Check out our Calendar to discover what we have planned.

PLEASE TAKE NOTE: ALL AUTISM SOCIETY OF GREATER PHOENIX MEETINGS & EVENTS ARE NOW ONLINE!

 
In order to preserve the health of our community, the Autism Society of Greater Phoenix has made the difficult decision to cancel all in person meetings until it is safe to gather again. We have moved all of our meetings online, so we hope you will join us online! 
 
For more information on COVID-19, please visit the Arizona Department of Health Services website HERE.
 
Thank you for your understanding during this challenging time.

Monthly Support Group Meeting - Join us ONLINE!

Thursday, October 15th, 2020, 6:30 - 8 PM

Online from home! 

SPEAKER: Nicole Matthews

TOPIC: Learn About the PEERS Project
Come and learn about the PEERS Program at our ASGP Online Support Group Meeting on Thursday, October 15th from 6:30 – 8 PM. Nicole Matthews from SARRC will discuss what the PEERS program is, the research behind it, and some examples of content and teaching methods. Don’t miss it!

The Program for the Education and Enrichment of Relational Skills (PEERS®) is world-renowned for providing evidence-based social skills treatment to preschoolers, adolescents, and young adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), anxiety, depression, and other socio-emotional problems.

First developed at UCLA by PEERS® Clinic director, Dr. Elizabeth Laugeson, the program has expanded to locations across the United States, has been translated into over a dozen languages, and is used in over 80 countries across the globe.

Attend this meeting and be entered into a raffle to win an Amazon gift card!

Don’t miss it!
 
RSVP below and you will be sent the link to the Zoom meeting;

We look forward to seeing you soon!