Individuals with autism tend to be diverse. Therefore, it is difficult to use words such as all or none when describing this group.

March 11, 2019

Remai Modern Relaxed Tour

We are excited to announce that the Remai Modern Art Gallery is offering more relaxed tours for children and youth with ASD and their caregivers on Monday, March 11th, 2019.

The first tour will be from 9:30 – 11:00am and will be for children aged 4 – 10 years.

The second tour will be from 1:00 – 2:30pm and will be for children and youth aged 11 – 19 years.

Please note that this is a free event hosted by the Remai Modern.

You must RSVP for these tours by no later than February 28:

If you and your child with Autism are interested in attending either of these tours, please contact Olivia O’Neill (email: ooneill@autismservices.ca, phone: 306-665-9374) by Thursday February 28th 2019 to register.

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Start: March 11, 2019 9:30 am
End: March 11, 2019 9:30 am
Venue: Remai Modern
Address:
102 Spadina Crescent East, Saskatoon

March 6, 2019

ESP Group

March Topic: TBA

ESP (Empowerment & Educational Support for Parents) is designed to get caregivers together to provide information on subjects that are important to our parents, including new technology, funding for parents/families, care for the caregiver, grants, respite, and much more. This group will also incorporate some time to socialize & mingle with other caregivers to network, share ideas and support each other. Please let us know a minimum of 5 days in advance if you will require childcare while you attend.

Day/Time: Wednesdays, 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Location: Autism Services of Saskatoon, 209 Fairmont Drive, Saskatoon SK

FacilitatorShelley Kolisnek Ph: 306-665-9376

Childcare: Register with Alex Scott, Director of Family Programs, Ph: 306-665-4285, a minimum of 5 days before each session.

ESP group is the 1st Wednesday of each month (unless otherwise indicated) 7:00 – 8:30 pm at Autism Services.

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Start: March 6, 2019 7:00 pm
End: March 6, 2019 7:00 pm
Venue: Autism Services
Address:
209 Fairmont Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7M 5B8, Canada

February 6, 2019

CANCELLED: ESP Group

February ESP is cancelled for February 6

February Topic: TBA

ESP (Empowerment & Educational Support for Parents) is designed to get caregivers together to provide information on subjects that are important to our parents, including new technology, funding for parents/families, care for the caregiver, grants, respite, and much more. This group will also incorporate some time to socialize & mingle with other caregivers to network, share ideas and support each other. Please let us know a minimum of 5 days in advance if you will require childcare while you attend.

Day/Time: Wednesdays, 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Location: Autism Services of Saskatoon, 209 Fairmont Drive, Saskatoon SK

FacilitatorShelley Kolisnek Ph: 306-665-9376

Childcare: Register with Alex Scott, Director of Family Programs, Ph: 306-665-4285, a minimum of 5 days before each session.

ESP group is the 1st Wednesday of each month (unless otherwise indicated) 7:00 – 8:30 pm at Autism Services.

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Start: February 6, 2019 7:00 am
End: February 6, 2019 7:00 am
Venue: Autism Services
Address:
209 Fairmont Drive, Saskatoon

January 28, 2019

PILOT TOUR: Remai Modern Relaxed Tour

 

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We are excited to announce that the Remai Modern has partnered with Autism Services to host a sensory-friendly pilot gallery tour of their museum!

We would like to offer you and your child with Autism the opportunity to participate in this pilot tour. The tour will take place on Monday, January 28th (a school PD day) from approximately 1:00 – 3:00pm. Please note this is a pilot tour with the intent to garner feedback from the tour participants (both children and their caregivers). The feedback from the tour will assist the Remai Modern in refining the tour so they can provide well-designed sensory friendly events in the future.

If you and your child with Autism are interested in attending this pilot event, please contact Olivia O’Neill (email: ooneill@autismservices.ca, phone: 306-6659374) by Wednesday January 16th to register. You must pre-register to attend this pilot tour.

If you have any questions or need additional information, contact Olivia O’Neill.

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Start: January 28, 2019 1:00 pm
End: January 28, 2019 1:00 pm
Venue: Remai Modern
Address:
102 Spadina Crescent East, Saskatoon

January 16, 2019

ESP Group

January Topic: The Holidays – what worked and what didn’t

ESP (Empowerment & Educational Support for Parents) is designed to get caregivers together to provide information on subjects that are important to our parents, including new technology, funding for parents/families, care for the caregiver, grants, respite, and much more. This group will also incorporate some time to socialize & mingle with other caregivers to network, share ideas and support each other. Please let us know a minimum of 5 days in advance if you will require childcare while you attend.

Day/Time: Wednesdays, 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Location: Autism Services of Saskatoon, 209 Fairmont Drive, Saskatoon SK

FacilitatorShelley Kolisnek Ph: 306-665-9376

Childcare: Register with Alex Scott, Director of Family Programs, Ph: 306-665-4285, a minimum of 5 days before each session.

ESP group is the 1st Wednesday of each month (unless otherwise indicated) 7:00 – 8:30 pm at Autism Services.

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Start: January 16, 2019 7:00 pm
End: January 16, 2019 7:00 pm
Venue: Autism Services
Address:
209 Fairmont Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7M 5B8, Canada

January 7, 2019

Wills Member Information Night

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presented by Rylund Hunter and Brad Mitchell with McDougall Gauley LLP

Monday, January 7 at Autism Services

We are pleased to host a wills information night as follow up to our November information night. We have expanded the evening to a 2 1/2 hour session, beginning at 6:30 PM. This event is offered to our members. Please note childcare will not be provided for this event.

Brad Mitchell is a former Autism Services board member and a parent of a child with autism. Rylund currently serves on our Board. Both are familiar with autism and Autism Services.

Please RSVP to our office by Thursday, January 3 (306-665-7013). The November session filled up quickly, so RSVP soon to ensure you have a reserved spot.

(please note our office will be closed between December 25 and January 1)

Presented by McDougall Gauley LLP

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Start: January 7, 2019 6:30 pm
End: January 7, 2019 6:30 pm
Venue: Autism Services
Address:
209 Fairmont Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7M 5B8, Canada

December 9, 2018

Sensitive Santa

We are proud to, again, offer Sensitive Santa with Lawson Heights Mall. This will allow kids on the spectrum to see Santa in a quieter, after hours environment.

Times:  5:30 – 6:00  OR  6:00 – 6:30 pm

Please register by contacting Alex Scott.  Times to visit Santa will be assigned closer to the event.

Location: Lawson Heights Mall (Use the BMO mall entrance – far left doors)

 

Date: December 9, 2018
Venue: Lawson Heights Mall
Address:
134 Primrose Dr, Saskatoon, SK, S7K 5S6, Canada

December 5, 2018

ESP Group

December Topic: Open Discussion / Holiday Pot Luck

ESP (Empowerment & Educational Support for Parents) is designed to get caregivers together to provide information on subjects that are important to our parents, including new technology, funding for parents/families, care for the caregiver, grants, respite, and much more. This group will also incorporate some time to socialize & mingle with other caregivers to network, share ideas and support each other. Please let us know a minimum of 5 days in advance if you will require childcare while you attend.

Day/Time: Wednesdays, 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Location: Autism Services of Saskatoon, 209 Fairmont Drive, Saskatoon SK

FacilitatorShelley Kolisnek Ph: 306-665-9376

Childcare: Register with Alex Scott, Director of Family Programs, Ph: 306-665-4285, a minimum of 5 days before each session.

ESP group is the 1st Wednesday of each month (unless otherwise indicated) 7:00 – 8:30 pm at Autism Services.

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Start: December 5, 2018 7:00 pm
End: December 5, 2018 7:00 pm
Venue: Autism Services
Address:
209 Fairmont Drive, Saskatoon

December 1, 2018

Skating with Santa

Lace up those skates and join us at the rink for one hour of fun family skating time, (3:00 – 4:00 PM)  complete with a visit from Santa and hot chocolate!

*No extra supervision is provided for children so please ensure that a responsible adult is attending the party with your child(ren).

**Please bring your own skates, helmets and protective gear as there are no rental skates available at the rink.

Please RSVP Alex Scott with number of family members planning to participate.

Start: December 1, 2018 3:00 pm
End: December 1, 2018 3:00 pm
Venue: Archibald Arena
Address:
1410 Windsor Street, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
Cost: Free

November 20, 2018

Shop, Glitter, Give!

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Glitter is a one-evening, three hour long, shopping, entertaining, food, and prize laden affair!

Entrance to the event is limited to a specific number of ticket holders who can only purchase their tickets from select, registered non-profit organizations with bases in Saskatoon and area – Autism Services is one of these non-profits.

Tickets are $10.00 each and 100% of the sales stay with the ticket seller’s non-profit organization.

Contact our office to purchase tickets for yourself or to sell to family and friends (306-665-7013, admin@autismservices.ca).

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Start: November 20, 2018 7:00 pm
End: November 20, 2018 7:00 pm
Venue: Lawson Heights Mall
Address:
Saskatoon
Cost: $10