How can we increase Social Opportunities for Caregivers and Our Families?

Join us on the third Monday evening of every month at MiMi’s Caféin Tustin, where you can purchase a beverage, dinner or dessert during the meeting. Alexandra Rogers, PhD, will facilitate discussions and experts will be available to share information about programs and services for adults with autism.

For additional details, please download the flyer

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MIXER for Adults with Disabilities & Their Caregivers
Ages 16 years and Older

Enjoy a care-free, cost-free Sunday afternoon together.  Jay’s Catering will provide delicious food and desserts and the Family Autism Network will provide the fun!  Meet new friends and dance or sing along to a a 10 piece band!  Electronic games, interactive activities and indoor sports will make this event extra-special!

PLEASE RSVP WITH YOUR NAME AND THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE IN YOUR PARTY to info@faninfo.org

Download the Mixer flyer and driving directions to the location.  Port Mariners is adjacent to a playground.  Park in the lot at the rear of the campus.  From the parking lot, take the ramp up to the 2nd floor.

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Support Group Meeting for Caregivers of Adults with ASD’s
Sexual Safety Issues for People with ASD's

Learn about Sexual Safety Issues in dating relationships, at the workplace and in the community. Marlene Driscoll, MA, LMFT, Clinical Director at Autism Partnership will discuss sexual matters that affect adults with autism and their caregivers.  Learn about common areas of difficulty, risk assessment, practices and guidelines related to sexual behavior.

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Presentation Materials to Download  Sexual Safety Issues – 8-2013

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Support Group Meeting for Caregivers of Adults
Ages 16 Years and Older

Please bring contact information for Adult Resources you can recommend, such as physicians, dentists, adult therapists, employment services, social groups, classes, hobbies, music teachers, entertainment venues, etc.  We will provide note cards for you to write down the new resources. Alexandra Rogers, PhD, facilitates discussions and shares information about programs and services for adults with autism.  Download the flyer for additional information.

Join us on the third Monday evening of each month at MiMi’s Café in Tustin, CA, where you can purchase a beverage, dinner or dessert during the meeting.

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Support Group Meeting for Caregivers of Adults
Estate Planning, Special Needs Trusts & Conservatorships

Grandparent Autism Network members are welcome to attend this meeting.  Learn about Special Needs Trusts and Conservatorships. Guest speaker, Patrick J. Hoolihan, Esq., will present information about current laws and answer your questions about estate planning for people with special needs.

Alexandra Rogers, PhD, will facilitate discussions and share information about programs and services for adults with autism.

Join us on the third Monday evening of each month at MiMi’s Café in Tustin, CA, where you can purchase a beverage, dinner or dessert during the meeting.

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Support Group Meeting for Caregivers of Adults with Autism
Things to Do, Places to Go

Learn about recreation, activities and trips for adults with developmental disabilities.  Guest Speakers include Jacqui Knudsen-Kerze, Community Outreach Coordinator at the Regional Center of Orange County and Charles Kalyn, representative from Autism on the Seas.  You will receive information about summer and year-round programs and outings.

View the flyer below for more details.

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Support Group Meeting for Caregivers of Adults on the Autism Spectrum
Join in the Discussions

Join us on the third Monday evening of each month at MiMi’s Cafe in Tustin, where you can purchase a beverage, dinner or dessert during the meeting.  Alexandra Rogers, PhD, will facilitate discussions and experts will be available to share information about adult programs and services.

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  • Upcoming Events

    • Public Benefits Workshop: Please RSVP
    • 10th Annual Disability Rights Workshop
    • Challenges in Autism Spectrum Disorder Intervention
    • Reservations Closed for SOCIAL for Adults with Autism (age 16 & up) and Caregivers
    • Recent Progress in Understanding the Causes and Courses of Autism Spectrum Disorder