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.
Spectrum Family Holiday Party Dec. 5
Autism Certified Cruise Spring Break 2020
Congratulations to the Jeevanayagam family ! They made it to the final 5! Congratulations to the family from Texas who won but we were happy to hear each of the other families’ charity organizations get $5,000 and ......each family receives a trip to Disney !!!! So they are all winners! We love the Jeevanayagam Family! So proud of them! And thanks to all who voted!
Spectrum on CBS 46 News December 7, 2018
Monthly Spectrum Meeting
Spectrum's next monthly support group meeting will be on Thursday, Nov. 7, 6:30-8:00 pm, First Baptist Church of Duluth, 2908 Duluth Hwy, Duluth.
Topics: IEP preparation - Raegan King. Attorney
Mental Health awareness and first aid intro - Marti Vogt. counselor
Family Support Funding - Anna Maki, Bobby Dodd Institute Toilet Training : Early Autism Services, for Preschool breakout (Keyann Griffin, MA, BCBA , Director of Clinic Services,Kris Coplon-Mathew M.S.Administrative Team Manager & Associate Consultant,Jess Goldberg, Behavior Therapist & Autism Mom
Breakouts will also be offered for parents of teens/adults with HFA autism, Dads, Spanish speaking parents (Adelante Autismo) and parents of preschoolers. Social skills groups and childcare available for all ages. Check out the full schedule and Thursday meeting topics here.
THANKSGIVING BREAK CAMP, Nov. 25-27, Registration now open! Click here to register.
Drama club registration now open - not too late to join. Register 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 11, 2020, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm. Advance registration is required and will open Dec. 1. You can Register here.
Studio Movie Grill
The next sensory friendly screening will be: Playing with Fire, 11/16, and Frozen 2, 11/30, at 11 am 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 Stars for the month of November 2019 have been posted. Jordyn Gilbert and Stephanie Simmons are 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!
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