Book a FREE half hour Outreach Family Support appointment with a Children’s Autism Foundation Family Consultant. Meet with one of our friendly, experienced consultants for a relaxed session to discuss any issues or questions you have related to autism (eg. behaviours, school, anxiety, communication, social skills etc)
Wednesday 15th July, Otara
Wednesday 29th July, Manurewa
Wednesday 5th August, Howick
Wednesday 12th August, Otahuhu
Wednesday 26th August, Manurewa
Friday 23rd October, Hamilton
FAMILY OUTREACH Q&A’s
Should I bring my child to this appointment? You are welcome to attend this appointment with or without your child.
Can I bring my pre-schooler to this appointment? Yes, younger children are welcome, we have a toybox to keep them busy!
Does my child need to have an Autism diagnosis? Yes, these sessions are provided to whanau of children who have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. However, you are welcome to make an appointment if you are currently on the pathway to diagnosis.
What happens if I need to cancel my appointment? You can cancel this appointment at any time but please phone or email us so that we can offer the slot to another family on our waiting list.
What can I expect from this appointment? This session is an opportunity for you to discuss any issues or challenges that you may be facing as a parent or caregiver of a child with Autism. Our Family Consultant may be able to provide you with information, tips, tools and strategies to enable you to better support your child and whanau at home, at school and in the community.
Is there a charge for this appointment? No, thanks to support from our funders, this session is provided free to whanau/caregivers. However, as we are a charity, your donation/koha is always greatly appreciated and enables us to provide support to other families across Auckland, Northland and the Waikato. DONATE HERE