Welcome to local support for parents of children/adults with special needs.
Our purpose as a group is to connect the parents, grandparents or other caregivers of children or adults with special needs. We want to network resources, ideas and insight. We are here to share and learn from each other. We are also here to encourage each other. We want you to know the word “HOPE”.
If you are a parent or caregiver of an individual with autism or other special needs in or around Forsyth County, Georgia, please join our group!
Please share web information and events that are relevant to the members of our group. Feel free to post websites and share other Facebook posts that will benefit the group.
Parents, please join our Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/forsythautismspeicalneeds/ and please answer the questions that are asked. If you are not on Facebook, we also have an email group you can join. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are a professional who works with children/adults with special needs and would like to stay connected to our community, please like our public Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ForsythAutismSpecialNeeds/ Also feel free to share about your services or events of interest to our parents by emailing us at email@example.com Thank you! We value you and your contribution to our community!
November’s PowerUp Group Meeting will be Thursday, November 16 at 7:00pm – 9:00pm at Bethelview United Methodist Church.
What: PowerUP Meeting – Meet & Greet (no special speaker)
When: Thursday, October, 26, 2017 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: Bethelview United Methodist Church, 4525 Bethelview Road, Cumming, GA 30040
This Thursday’s PowerUP monthly meeting will be a meet and greet format. (no special speaker). Come ready to listen and share any helpful information and resources. We look forward to seeing you Thursday night! 🙂
This event is for parents/grandparents/direct caregivers of persons with special needs. This meeting is not for vendors or service providers. Thank you for your cooperation.
Forsyth Autism and Special Needs Support Group Summer Camp Fair highlighting local options for summer programming and camps for kids with special needs.
Thursday, March 9, 2017
7:00pm – 8:30pm
Bethelview United Methodist Church
4525 Bethelview Road, Cumming, GA 30040
(enter around back at the glass doors)
Please join us this Thursday evening to find out more about local camps and programs for our kids with special needs!!!
golf outing for special needs dads
When: Saturday, October 29
tee time 11am
(please arrive by 10:30am)
Where: Country Land Golf Course
6560 Mayfield Drive
Cumming, GA 30041
Come enjoy some beautiful fall weather while chasing a white ball across the green grass at Country Land Golf Course in Cumming. We have a package deal which includes 18 holes of golf, a golf cart, lunch (hamburger, chips and drink) and a guaranteed good time for $38 per person. Here’s the dads’ chance to hang out with guys who know the journey you are on. (The only rule is there is NO STRESS ALLOWED! Come hang out and don’t worry about the shots!) Mark Howell (dad to 15-year-old twins with autism) will lead up the group.
Please share this event! All special needs dads (and granddads) welcome!
RSVP by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Here’s a link to see more details or to share the event. Please share!