Autism Spectrum Disorder Respite Funding
The purpose of this funding is to provide meaningful respite opportunities for families and caregivers who are supporting children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). To be eligible, a child must have a diagnosis of a Pervasive Developmental Disorder including: Autism Spectrum Disorder, Asperger’s Syndrome, Rhett’s Syndrome, Childhood Disintegrative Disorder, and Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified.
To access the ASD Respite Application Package, please click here.
The Azrieli Adult Neurodevelopmental Centre at CAMH is inviting family caregivers of adults with developmental disabilities to take part in a 6-week virtual course on mental health, developmental disabilities and COVID 19, starting March 17, 2021.
This interactive course is an opportunity for caregivers to learn ways to support their loved ones, receive up-to-date information on COVID 19, and to share ideas with one another. Topics will vary week to week and include: healthcare communication, self-care, dealing with grief and loss, and more. Interested? Find out how to register and see