Upcoming Events

  1. Gift of Time Respite

    April 13 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
  2. Monthly Support Group Meeting

    May 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Gift of Time Respite

    May 4 @ 9:30 am - 2:30 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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Spectrum Family Cruise March 28-April 4, 2020

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News & Announcements

Spectrum is pleased to be voted as BEST OF GWINNETT Charitable Organizations for 2018!

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, May 2,  6:30-8:00 pm, First Baptist Church of Duluth, 2908 Duluth Hwy, Duluth, and will offer several topics :

1) Autism and Exercise, ReClif

2)  "How to talk about body boundaries, teach consent to all kids, and think about sex ed for your child"
(All kids on the spectrum are at a higher risk of being targeted for physical mistreatment or manipulated in relationships. It can be confusing for kids of all ages on the spectrum to know how to handle body boundaries, how to be aware of others and how understand their own body experiences or sexual feelings). presented by Marne Day, MA LAPC,Well Being, LLC

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.

Spring Break Camp will be offered April 2-4, 9:30a-3p, at the First Baptist Church of Duluth. 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, April 13, 2019, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm.  and is now full. Advance registration is required. Registration for April to open March 17.

Studio Movie Grill

The next sensory friendly screenings will be Captain Marvel (PG13) 3/16, and Wonder Park 3/23, all 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 Star for the month of March 2019 has been posted. Geneva Moore and Cheesecake Factory 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!

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.