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The Early Days program is running a series of FREE workshops for parents and family members of young children (0-6 years) who are on the autism spectrum.

Early Days workshops are also suitable for parents who may have concerns about their child but have not received a formal diagnosis. See attached flyer for full details.

There are two being held face to face locally:

  • ·   Understanding Behaviour in Ballina on Tuesday, September 13
  • ·   My Child and Autism face to face in Ballina on Monday, October 17

Early Days workshops are for everyone, including workshops tailored to first nations families and communities, and families and communities from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. The workshops are run by professionals who have extensive experience and knowledge in working with young children on the autism spectrum.

 Early Days workshop topics include:

          My child and autism

          My child and autism – Girls

          Understanding behaviour

          Progression to school

          Developing independence skills

          Developing independence skills – toileting

          Play and social learning

          Helping my child cope with change


These workshops are also designed to provide opportunities for families to network with others and share their experiences with one another. There an online drop in sessions for parents as well. This will help support families to navigate systems in order to access best-practice early childhood supports.

For more information or contact Jo Ann on phone 0466 422 540, email [email protected] or visit the website www.autismspectrum.org.au  

Early Days Schedule Flyer September 2022