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Regional Autism Centre

The Truro Chapter of Autism Nova Scotia provides support, events, and program opportunities to Autistic individuals, persons with autism, and their families and caregivers. We strive to build community capacity and understanding about autism, service navigation, and offer an inclusive, fun, safe, welcoming environment where our members can participate in enriching programs and social activities.

Autism Nova Scotia’s Truro Chapter is proud to offer various programs and supports to our region:

• One-to-One Swimming Lessons (in partnership with YMCA)
• Music Therapy (in partnership with Heather Cameron)
• Art Program (in partnership with Helen Boucher)
• Chat ‘N’ Chill Program
• Preschool Laugh and Learn Program
• Grandparent Group
• Siblings Group
• Workshops & Information Sessions

In addition to the local social programs listed above, we also offer province-wide programming at our centre including:

• Family Support & Resource Navigation
Healthy Relationships Sexuality & Autism
• Employment Supports & Programming
Post-Secondary Autism Support Services

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89 Queen Street
Truro NS B2N 2B2


Mikayla Emmerton


Chapter News

Annual General Meeting

Autism Nova Scotia’s 2022 Annual General Meeting took place via Zoom on Wednesday, June 29 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm (AST). View our 2021-2022 AGM video here!

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