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.
Congratulations to the Jeevanayagam family ! They are in the final 5 to win Disney Points of Light Volunteer Family of the Year! They do so much to give back in our community so let’s share some love and Vote every day thru 10/22 ! Be sure to share
Everywhere! Spectrum could win $10,000, as their charity of choice! You can make a difference if you vote every day between now and 10/22/19. The winner will be announced on Good Morning America on November 1. Vote here: https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/family/story/meet-nominees-disneys-volunteer-family-year-66068395
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 - Reagan King. Attorney
Mental Health awareness and first aid intro - Marti Vogt. counselor
Family Support Funding - Anna Maki, Bobby Dodd Institute
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, November 9, 2019, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm. Advance registration is required and iwill open Oct. 20.
Studio Movie Grill
The next sensory friendly screening will be: The Addams Family, 10/26, 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 September 2019 has been posted. Maria Sanabria 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!
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