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Strait Area

Strait Area

Regional Autism Centre

Before becoming an official chapter of Autism Nova Scotia in 2014, the Strait Area Chapter started as a committed team of individuals who regularly participated in the Annual Walk
the Walk for Autism. Since then, the chapter has grown to offer programs, such as: March Break day camps, Summer Camps for children and young adults, field trips and outings, swimming, skating, fitness classes, and organized family events.

The Strait Area Chapter is proud to offer the following supports:

  • Workshops and programs to support parents, families, professionals
  • Response to individual requests for support either from individuals with
    ASD or caregivers/families
  • Support to professionals to connect clients with resources
  • Connecting clients with existing programs and assistance navigating those programs
  • Individualized programs where appropriate
  • Educational materials
  • Up to date information on resources and studies
  • Connectivity with other chapters
  • Fundraising for the chapter’s social inclusion activities

The Strait Area Chapter is currently developing Social Programs for all ages.

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Office:

459 Murray Street
Mulgrave NS B0E 2G0

Contact:

Natalie Stevens

SA_RC@autismns.ca

902-777-1513

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