Let’s Socialize is a social skills program to support youth from 12-16 years old who are diagnosed with Autism. Let’s Socialize consists of 2 six week programs to support social skills development and the understanding of healthy sexuality. The group is designed to have both a parent and youth component whereby parents attend for the full 12 weeks and are provided parallel information to the youth room to ensure that parents have the tools to support ongoing skills development with the youth.
Criteria for Eligibility/Involvement:
In order to be eligible to receive the Let’s Socialize Program the youth must be currently living within the family home, be between the age of 12-16 years old and have a diagnosis of Asperger’s Syndrome (DSM IV) or PDD NOS, Social Pragmatic Communication Disorder or Autism Severity Level 1 from the DSM
How to Access Services/Service Request:
In order to register for the Let’s Socialize Program please contact 705-726-9082 ext. 2261 and an intake will be mailed to your home. Support to complete the intake is also available upon request.