Upcoming Events

  1. Monthly Support Group Meeting

    January 3, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Gift of Time Respite

    January 12, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
  3. MLK Day at the Gladiators

    January 21, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Welcome to Spectrum!

We’re here to support the autism community through our many programs, events and resources. Our Monthly Support Groups, Respite Programs and Family Camp are geared toward supporting the entire family, while our Summer Day Camp, Overnight Camps and Social Skills Groups provide social opportunities for individuals of all abilities on the autism spectrum. Please check out the Resources we have listed for those impacted by autism and learn more about all of Spectrum’s programs by viewing the tabs above.

Highlighted Events

Spectrum Wine Tasting March 16

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Camp Journey March 22-24

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Spectrum Family Cruise March 28-April 4, 2020

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News & Announcements

 

Spectrum has been nominated as one of the best community organizations in Gwinnett. Take time to vote for us! You can vote once a day! Voting is open until Dec. 31, 2018. Help us gain this honored distinction! Vote at https://www.guidetogwinnett.com/united-states/suwanee/churches-charities-community-organizations/spectrum-autism-support

Spectrum on CBS 46 News December 7, 2018

Click here to watch the video!

Monthly Spectrum Meeting

Spectrum's next monthly support group meeting will be on Thursday, Jan.3,  6:30-8:00 pm, First Baptist Church of Duluth, 2908 Duluth Hwy, Duluth, and will offer several topics :
"Picky Eaters vs. Problem Eaters, How to differentiate when pick eating is a problem", presented by Aileen Deogracias, Clinic Director, OT, Therapy Works, PC
"ABLE Accounts -What you want to know about saving and protecting assets", presented by Kevin McGrath, Katie McGrath, McGrath Consulting
"Creating Sensory Environments in your Home", presented by Jean Sever, MS, OTR/L, Enable Kids ATL
Breakouts will also be offered for parents of teens/adults with HFA autism, Dads, Spanish speaking parents and parents of preschoolers. Social skills groups and childcare available for all ages. Check out the full schedule and Thursday meeting topics  here.

Gift of Time Respite Program

Our Gift of Time Respite program provides an opportunity for parents to have some much-needed respite time.  Our next session is scheduled for Saturday, January 12, 2019, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm.  Advance registration is required. Registration is now open.

DRAMA CLUB registration open for winter/spring session!

TECHNOLOGY CLUB REGISTRATION is now open for Winter session, Feb. 19-March 26.

Studio Movie Grill

The next sensory friendly screenings will be 11:00 am, Dec 22: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, Dec 29: Mary Poppins, at Duluth, Marietta and Roswell locations. Sensory friendly screenings run with the lights up and sound down so the children are free to laugh, play, sing and even dance while they watch. 5% of the proceeds from the "Chefs for Children" menu benefit Spectrum! Check out the upcoming schedule here.

Spectrum Super Star

Our Spectrum Super Star for the month of December has been posted. Costco is making a difference for Spectrum and individuals with autism and disabilities!  Do you know someone who's making an impact in the autism community? Nominate them as a Spectrum Star here!

Spectrum E-News

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Spectrum E-News

Keep up to date with Spectrum's upcoming activities including Monthly Meetings, Social Skills Groups, Camps, Movies and more by subscribing to our E-news. For printable information, please download the latest Spectrum Newsletter.

Support Spectrum

Help support our summer camp and education programs, raise autism awareness and contribute to the overall success of children with autism in our community. Click here to donate.

Volunteer Opportunities

Are you interested in volunteering with Spectrum? Indicate what areas/events you may be interested in volunteering and we'll be in touch with you. View our list of volunteer opportunities.

Spectrum is grateful to all of our generous supporters throughout our community and beyond!

View our Spectrum Supporters here.