April 2, 2018
April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day.
“On this World Autism Awareness Day, let us all play a part in changing attitudes toward persons with autism and in recognizing their rights as citizens, who, like everyone else, are entitled to claim those rights and make decisions for their lives in accordance with their own will and preferences.”
- United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres
Websites with more information on World Autism Awareness Day:
United Nations World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD)
Wikipedia article on WAAD
April 4, 2018
April Topic: CLASI (Community Living Association Saskatoon Inc.)
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
Facilitator: Shelley 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.