Upcoming Events

  1. No Support Group Meeting in April

    April 2
  2. Monthly Support Group Meeting

    May 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Gift of Time Respite

    May 16 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 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

Camp Journey Registration Spring and Summer 2020

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Summer Day Camp Registration

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Family Camp Sept. 4-7

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News & Announcements

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 7, 2020,  6:30-8:00 pm, First Baptist Church of Duluth, 2908 Duluth Hwy, Duluth, GA 30096. Thank you to Merit Financial, our sponsor for this monthly meeting.

Topics:

  •  "Financial Tools for Managing Your Child's Future" by Renora Orr, Merit Financial
  •  "Meeting Sensory Needs at Home" Peachstate Therapy
  • "Benefits of Band" - Joe Pearce, Band Director

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.

Gift of Time Respite Program

Gift of Time Respites for March 21 and April 25 have been cancelled.

Our Gift of Time Respite program provides an opportunity for parents to have some much-needed respite time. Advance registration is required.  Register here

Studio Movie Grill

The next sensory friendly screening will be: Onward, March 14,  2020, April 4, Mulan, April 11, Peter Rabbit 2, and April 25, Trolls World Tour, at 11am 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

Check out our Spectrum Super Star for the month of March 2020, the Dream a Little Dream Princesses. We are so grateful for their support and we love how they embrace our families with so much love and acceptance, making a difference every chance they can.

Do you know someone who's making an impact in the autism community? Nominate them as a Spectrum Star here!

Autism Awareness Month Teacher Appreciation

Spectrum will be showing appreciation in April, Autism Awareness month, to Gwinnett County Public School teachers who teach our children with autism.

If you would like us to deliver cookies to your child's school showing appreciation and thanks from Spectrum Autism Support Group we'd love to know which school, how many autism teachers and parapros, and address of your school.
Nominate your school here

StarShine Gala

Spectrum's StarShine Gala is scheduled for November 6, 2020 and nominations are now open for local businesses who are employing individuals with autism in our community. We look forward to giving some awards out to recognize those who are offering inclusive work opportunities. Nominate a business here. 

Mom's Day Out - NEW DATE - August 22 - Buy your tickets 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. Available for download in English, Spanish and Korean.

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.