January 12th 10 REACH Parent Network Weekly Newsletter
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•1. Help a parent! Need to know something? Want to contact other parents? This is YOUR space....
2. Reach Child and Youth Development Society
2.a Reach News :
2.b Reach Workshops (Childcare is available upon request) Advocating for Your Child's Education - January 21st, 2010 ; Ongoing (every second Friday): Ladner parent Support Group flyer 2009; Advocacy and School Transitions Where: EIBI Boardroom #3 - 3800 72nd Street Delta Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm Date: Thursday January 21, 2010 Cost: $20 per person For more information and to register please call: Pam Collins 604.946.6622, Ext. 341 Fax: 604.946.6223 Email: email@example.com
New Reach ABA program...Due to changes to services for children and youth diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and their families, the Reach Early Intensive Behavioural Intervention (EIBI) Program has been adapted. See Reach ABA Program page
East Brunswick man with autism, controversial advocate nominated to federal council...
Tri-City Autism Group meeting on January 13th, 2010. 7-8:45 pm in the Family Resource Room located at: #14 ~ 3610 Hastings St. Port Coquitlam BC (inside Westwood Elementary School).
National Autism Center Publishes Autism Manuals for Educators ... You can access the manual at the MOMS website: http://Momsnetwork.ca
5. Community Living BC , Ministry of Children and Family Development & Ministry of Housing and Social Development
9. Workshops & Training
•· Yoga For a Self Regulating Calm Down Routine This course is designed for children with special needs 10-18 yrs . The child must bring their care worker or a family member to participate. This will be an all levels program ...geared to teach a routine that the student & supporter can use to continue their own practice! Katie McDonald is a certified Hatha Yoga Teacher with many years experience supporting children with special needs. Yoga is proven to help your Brain function more efficiently & effectively ...While toning your body & engaging your muscular & organic energy. Location : Boys & Girls Club 11339 84th Ave. , North Delta. Class time: 6:30- 7:30 Mondays Feb 1, 8, 15, 22 & Mar 1. Cost : 5 classes for $80 includes both student & supporter. A support worker or family member is required for each student.
•· Reach Workshops (Childcare is available upon request) Advocating for Your Child's Education - January 21st, 2010 ; Ongoing (every second Friday): Ladner parent Support Group flyer 2009; Advocacy and School Transitions Where: EIBI Boardroom #3 - 3800 72nd Street Delta Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm Date: Thursday January 21, 2010 Cost: $20 per person For more information and to register please call: Pam Collins 604.946.6622, Ext. 341 Fax: 604.946.6223 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
•· Friday & Saturday March 26th & 27th, 2010 Contemporary Solutions to Promoting Meaningful Inclusion - Across the Lifespan Featuring Dr. Bridget Taylor and Dr. Peter Gerhardt.
•· Special Rate when Registering for Both Days! REGISTER ONLINE NOW! Early Bird Rates Apply Until Feb 10, 2010 To register for an ACT Live Event online login here or create an account or call the ACT office to register 604-205-5467 or toll-free 1-866-939-5188 . Please view the Registration Form - Registration Form (.pdf
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Register now for Early Bird Rates!
•· ACT Online Videos provide viewers with presentations by specialists on important aspects of autism treatment without the expense and inconvenience of leaving their home communities. > See ACT's Online Videos
•· Victoria Society for Children with Autism - VSCA Sharing the Diagnosis: Talking to Your Child About Autism! Date: 16 Jan 2010 Time: 1 - 4 pm Location: 3861 Cedar Hill Cross Rd (Community Living Victoria) Read More
•· North Shore ASBC Lecture Series
The North Shore ASBC Support Group proudly presents:
a presentation on
When to disclose the diagnosis to your child with autism
Kathryn Theroux, M.Sc.
behavioral consultant and counselor
Able Development Clinic
7:00pm, Tues Jan 19
Delbrook Recreation Centre. Coffee/Tea and snacks provided. Donations are greatly appreciated.
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Si Stainton firstname.lastname@example.org for
Reach Child and Youth Development Society , Tel: 604-946-6622, ext 359, www.reachdevelopment.org . Formerly known as the Delta Association for Child Development
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