Events | Autism F.I.R.S.T. | Therapy & Service in Northern, VA

Topic: Parent to Parent Support
Date: Fri., Oct. 1, 2021
Time: 12:00-12:45 pm
Location: Gum Spring Library | 24600 Millstream Dr., Stone Ridge, VA 20105

On the FIRST Friday of each month, please join us for a wonderful opportunity to meet other caregivers, share experiences and participate in a discussion on a variety of topics surrounding life with an autistic child.

Please note: This is an adults-only event.

Topic: IEP 101: How goals, services and end placement decisions are determined, plus paper trails, disagreements and tips for how to advocate productively for your child.
Date: Wed., Oct. 20th, 2021
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm
Location: South Riding | 24805 Pinebrook Road, Suites 312 & 313, Chantilly, VA 20152

A monthly discussion series presentation with a Q & A, to help you better navigate the various systems you may encounter as a parent of a child with special needs. You’ll learn from shared stories from other families and gain helpful and practical tools to be a better advocate for your child.

Send on-topic questions to no less than 2 days prior. Questions submitted off topic will be replied to via email.

Topic: Adult Autism Services
Date: September 14th, 2021
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm
Location: Gum Spring Library, 24600 Millstream Dr., Stone Ridge, VA 20105

We are lucky to have Matthew Osborne, Director of Adult and Residential Services at the Faison Center join us to share information about the waiver and adult services in Virginia.

This FREE event is open to the public, so please share with anyone you think may benefit from this evening!

Hosted by Autism F.I.R.S.T., The Faison Center, TLI Foundation and TACA