Come out to meet and get to know some other parents better, no speaker. Bring a snack (sweet or salty) and we will provide the water bottles, napkins, and plates. Let’s nibble and share and spend some time with other parents in our area. (please come even if you don’t bring food)

Join us Monday, May 18 at 7:30pm for…
 

Forsyth Group Meeting: Meet-N-Greet

Forsyth Autism & Special Needs Support Group Meeting
Monday, May 18, 2015
at 7:30pm
at The Vine Community Church
4655 Bethelview Road, Cumming, GA 30040
(enter church through Silver Leaf subdivision entrance)
 
Sorry, Childcare is not available
 
Please RSVP if you plan to attend: myforsythgroup@gmail.com

Summer Camp/Resource Fair for Forsyth and surrounding area on Monday, April 27 at 7pm

Forsyth Group Meeting: Summer Camp/Resource Fair, Monday, April 27 at 7:00pm at The Vine 

Join us Monday, April 27 at 7:00pm for a preview of summer camps and resources in our county and surrounding area. We will have several groups out to speak with you individually, answer any questions you have and provide you with information about the resource they offer. We are meeting at The Vine​ on Bethelview Road in Cumming.

4655 Bethelview Road, Cumming GA 30040 (turn into Silver Leaf Subdivision off Bethelview Road)

IEP Strategies with Debbie Dobbs on March 30

Join us for…
IEP Strategies: Real World Suggestions and Tips on How to Have Effective and Meaningful IEP Meetings and Documents
with our speaker Debbie Dobbs, MS
Debbie L. Dobbs, MS Advocate & Educational Consultant who is a well-known and reputable Educational Consultant and Child Advocate (as well as Health Care Consultant) will be presenting IEP Strategies: Real World Suggestions and Tips on How to Have Effective and Meaningful IEP Meetings and Documents – You don’t want to miss this informative and helpful meeting by IEP expert, Debbie Dobbs. Please invite any friends who would benefit – spread the word!
Debbie Dobbs will share from her wealth of knowledge and experience on what works to help our kids and how to empower you as a parent in the IEP process.
 
Forsyth Autism & Special Needs Support Group Meeting
Monday, March 30, 2015
at 7:00pm
at The Vine Community Church
4655 Bethelview Road, Cumming, GA 30040
(enter church through Silver Leaf subdivision entrance)
 
Sorry, Childcare is not available
 
Please RSVP if you plan to attend: myforsythgroup@gmail.com

 

Welcome to the Forsyth Autism & Special Needs Support Group

We welcome parents/grandparents/caregivers of persons with special needs. We  provide you with a channel to connect to other parents and form a network of resources, ideas and insight. We are here to share with and learn from each other. We are also here to encourage each other. We want you to know the word “HOPE.”

ALL counties are welcome.  ALL disabilities are welcome. Our group has speakers such as special education attorneys, psychologists, motivational speakers, Parent to Parent Speakers, and camp information. Our monthly meetings are held at the Vine Community Church in Cumming. We are not religiously affiliated.

Open to anyone:

Anyone can like our Facebook Page at: https://www.facebook.com/ForsythAutismSpecialNeeds and find out more about our group and how to join. Anyone can visit our website at www.myforsythgroup.com

For Parent/Grandparents/Caregivers only:

Join our email group and/or closed and private Facebook group by sending a request to: myforsythgroup@gmail.com Join us for monthly meetings at The Vine Community Church in Cumming. (announcements are made through our Facebook page/group, email group, and website) We also have moms’ and dads’ nights out and coffee chats.

Mary Kathryn McDonald M.A., CCC-SLP

Sharon Howell, M.S. Instructional Media

Contact Information:

myforsythgroup@gmail.com

404-316-9740

Sharon Howell (parent of 14 year old twins with Autism) and Mary Kathryn McDonald (Speech-Language Pathologist  MA, CCC-SLP) started the Forsyth Autism and Special Needs Support Group in April of 2013.