Our network is growing and we are proud that we are an all volunteer non-profit organization. Please participate in our efforts to increase understanding, advocacy and social opportunities for grandparents and grandchildren.
If you click on the blue links below, you will receive more information about how you can help in these areas.
|Education||Help us facilitate programs to increase understanding about autism and the medical, educational, legal and social issues that impact families.|
|Advocacy||Increase awareness and support for autism through educational outreach to schools, the community and/or government. Identify autism resources and encourage job opportunities.|
|Social Events||Assist with events and volunteer at Socials for Adults with Autism & Their Caregivers|
|Activities with Grandchildren||Plan and participate in activities and group entertainment to share with our grandchildren.|
|Grants and Foundations||Identify funding sources to increase support for our GAN programs.|
|Community Outreach||Research potential resources, contact organizations for grandparent referrals and increase GAN’s visibility on a local and national basis.|
|Public Relations||Assist in preparing and distributing brochures, flyers, press releases and articles. Help to identify and access social media resources.|
|Site Leaders||Help to identify cost-free meeting sites throughout Orange County.|
|Communications||Assist in editing eNewsletters to grandparents.|
|Website||Update our GAN and FAN websites with new resources for families.|