Filters

Changing any of the form inputs will cause the list of events to refresh with the filtered results.

Job Searching: Introduction – Young Adults Project

Objective: Learn what documents you need to apply to jobs, explore and navigate where you can apply for jobs, identify important information on job postings, understand job applications and how to complete them. Suitable for: Participants who have an updated resume & cover letter, and are ready & motivated to apply to jobs! Prerequisites: Confirmation […]

FULL: Sibling Story Time – Foundational Family Service

Sibling Story time is a group that provides the opportunity for young children with a sibling with ASD to learn about and embrace difference. The group consists of a storybook reading, a related activity, and a follow-up parent debrief to discuss the story, its themes, and how to respond to questions that may arise later […]

CLOSED: Virtual Connection Ages 5-8

Virtual Connection is a group aimed at providing children and youth with an opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with others their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, and much more. Participants will have opportunities to […]

CLOSED: Virtual Connection Ages 9-11

Virtual Connection is a group aimed at providing children and youth with an opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with others their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, and much more. Participants will have opportunities to […]

FULL: Making Connections – Ages 12-14

Mississauga Mississauga

Our social skills curricula help to establish and develop participants’ skills in interacting and connecting with peers. Using evidence-based strategies, this group aims to provide the opportunity for participants to further develop social skills based on their individual needs and interests. Topics explored: expanding on greeting peers, conversation skills with peers through play and structured […]

CLOSED: Children’s Friendship Training (CFT) – Ages 7-9

Children’s Friendship Training is a social skills intervention in which participants will learn and practice foundational social skills through various engaging and fun activities. Structured parent education sessions are included to review strategies and lessons to ensure success in developing and maintaining friendships. Participant Age:  7-9 Ratio: 3 participants to 1 staff Cost: $741 Location: Virtual. […]

CLOSED: Unstuck and On Target – Ages 8-11

Our emotional regulation curricula help to establish and develop participants’ abilities in the identification and use of skills in regulating emotions.  Unstuck & On Target is an evidence-based social intervention program to improve skills related to on-task, flexible behaviours, planning, and organization. The curriculum teaches the concepts through engaging activities and conversation. Topics may include: […]

CLOSED: Mood Walks – Ages 14-17

Brampton Brampton

Get active, explore nature and reconnect! Mood Walks promotes both physical and mental wellness by reducing barriers and creating new opportunities for people living on the spectrum and their families to connect with nature and their peers. Hiking combines physical activity with exposure to the natural environment, with proven benefits in promoting mental wellness, and […]

EmploymentWorks Summer– Aurora – In-Person and Virtual Hybrid Model

Aurora Aurora

EmploymentWorks offers training for adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) who want to practice and develop the essential skills necessary to get and keep a job. This program involves structured learning sessions, as well as in-person and virtual experiential learning, through various online platforms (e.g., LinkedIn Learning, EASy Simulation, opportunities in the community, and open […]

FULL: Virtual Connection Ages 12-14

Virtual Connection is a group aimed at providing children and youth with an opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with others their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, and much more. Participants will have opportunities to […]

FULL: Virtual Connection Ages 15-17

Virtual Connection is a group aimed at providing children and youth with an opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with others their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, and much more. Participants will have opportunities to […]

CLOSED: Making Connections – Ages 15-17

Guelph Guelph

Our social skills curricula help to establish and develop participants’ skills in interacting and connecting with peers. Using evidence-based strategies, this group aims to provide the opportunity for participants to further develop social skills based on their individual needs and interests. Topics explored: expanding on greeting peers, conversation skills with peers through play and structured […]

CLOSED: PEERS® For Adolescents – Ages 14-17

The Program for the Education and Enrichment of Relational Skills (PEERS®) is a social skills training intervention program for socially motivated youth interested in learning skills to help them develop and maintain friendships. During sessions, participants discuss and practice strategies related to different situations. Structured parent education sessions are provided to review strategies and lessons, […]

CLOSED: Children’s Friendship Training (CFT) – Ages 10-12

Children’s Friendship Training is a social skills intervention in which participants will learn and practice foundational social skills through various engaging and fun activities. Structured parent education sessions are included to review strategies and lessons to ensure success in developing and maintaining friendships. Participant Age:  10-12 Ratio: 3 participants to 1 staff Cost: $741 Location: Virtual. […]

FULL: Sports & Team Skills Ages 5-9

Brampton Brampton

The focus of this group is to provide participants with opportunities to engage in sports and recreation activities while promoting inclusion, cooperation, and participation. The activities focus on building skills such as respect, tolerating losing, leadership, and how sports skills can be transferred into everyday life. Each session is designed to foster the learning of […]

ARTfully Abstract Ages 10-13

Guelph Guelph

ARTfully Abstract provides participants with a space to engage in open-ended play while encouraging self-expression and artistic creation. This group incorporates activities that will create a community of creative learners and will build confidence, connection, and communication through music, theatre, dance, and arts and crafts. Participant Age: 10-13 Ratio: 3 participants and 1 staff Cost: […]

CLOSED: Animals Camp – Toronto – Ages 15-17

Toronto Toronto

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

FULL: Animals Camp – Mississauga – Ages 12-14

Mississauga Mississauga

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

FULL: Animals Camp – Guelph – Ages 6-8

Guelph Guelph

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

CLOSED: Animals Camp – Brampton – Ages 7-10

Brampton Brampton

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

EmploymentWorks – Brampton – In-Person and Virtual Hybrid Model

Brampton Brampton

EmploymentWorks offers training for adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) who want to practice and develop the essential skills necessary to get and keep a job. This program involves structured learning sessions, as well as in-person and virtual experiential learning, through various online platforms (e.g., LinkedIn Learning, EASy Simulation, virtual opportunities in the community, and […]

FULL: Animals Camp – Virtual – Ages 6-17

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

CLOSED: The Rec Room

The Rec Room is a leisure-based online social group. This group aims to increase opportunities for social interactions, fostering friendships, and having fun for adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). If you are looking to make new connections and develop your social skills, this group is a great fit for you! Participant Age: 12-17 yrs […]

EmploymentWorks Summer– Toronto – In-Person and Virtual Hybrid Model

EmploymentWorks offers training for adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) who want to practice and develop the essential skills necessary to get and keep a job. This program involves structured learning sessions, as well as in-person and virtual experiential learning, through various online platforms (e.g., LinkedIn Learning, EASy Simulation, opportunities in the community, and open […]

FULL: The Virtual Jam Session

The Virtual Jam Session is a leisure-based online music group. This group is for persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and is open to all ages. The group is led by singer and guitarist, Pat James, who performs a variety of songs while participants join in by listening, or singing along, dancing, or playing their […]

FULL: Making Sense of Financial Options in Ontario – Foundational Family Services

Note: Workshop previously called "Funding Options" This workshop is intended for parents and caregivers of children and youth between the ages of 0-17, who are interested in learning about financial supports available for their child and/or youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), in the province of Ontario. Topics include government funding, tax credits and benefits, […]

Break the Ice! – Young Adults Project

Objective: Meet fellow Young Adults Project (YAP) participants, while working through common workplace ice breakers, get-to-know-you games, and activities. Suitable for: Participants looking to enhance their conversation skills and to feel confident at your next workplace, school, or program team-building activity. Prerequisites: Participants are encouraged to participate in group discussions. Confirmation of Young Adults Project […]

FULL: Exploring The Pathways Beyond The Teen Years- Foundational Family Service

Which way do I go? Where do I start my journey? How can I help my teen get ready for adulthood? This Foundational Family Service is geared towards parents and caregivers of teenagers aged 13-17, registered with the Ontario Autism Program (OAP), interested in becoming familiar with transition planning to adulthood. Discussion topics include: building […]

CLOSED: Planet Earth Camp – Guelph – Ages 15-17

Guelph Guelph

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

CLOSED: Planet Earth Camp – Toronto – Ages 6-8

Toronto Toronto

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

FULL: Planet Earth Camp – Mississauga – Ages 9-11

Mississauga Mississauga

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

FULL: Planet Earth Camp – Brampton – Ages 12-14

Brampton Brampton

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

FULL: Planet Earth Camp – Virtual – Ages 6-17

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

Job Searching: Advanced – Young Adults Project

Objective: Learn effective job searching skills, how to use job search engines such as; Indeed and LinkedIn. Learn about what happens are you submit your resume, and how to follow-up with employers. Suitable for: Participants who have an updated resume & cover letter, want to learn how to apply for jobs and are motivated to […]

Ontario Autism Program: Foundational Family Services

Foundational Family Services are available to all families registered in the Ontario Autism Program (OAP) as part of the new needs-based program. This live webinar is for family members who live in York Region or Simcoe County and want to learn more about Foundational Family Services, including eligibility and how to find services. The webinar […]

FULL: Fundamentals of Autism Spectrum Disorder – Foundational Family Services

This workshop is for parents and caregivers who are interested in learning more about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Common characteristics of ASD, possible strengths, needs, learning styles and profiles of persons with ASD will be introduced. Fundamentals of Autism Spectrum Disorder will be delivered live via Zoom for Professionals and the Zoom link will be […]

CLOSED: Everyone Learns Differently: Bridging the Gap Between Learning and Teaching

This workshop will introduce the various learning styles and teaching strategies used by those with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and methods of teaching a wide array of skills. As a result of participating in this workshop, participants will be able to: discuss the importance of structure, predictability, and visual supports identify the importance of prompting, […]

FULL: Caregiver e-Connect: Caring for Adult Children

As families grow older, lifestyles change. Maintaining the caregiver role may look different when caring for a person with ASD. Connect with others to find support for long-term dependence. Brainstorm strategies that allow you to take more time for yourself, this group is a great reminder on the importance of self-care. The Caregiver e-Connect will […]

CLOSED: Play & Learn Camp – Toronto – Ages 12-14

Toronto Toronto

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

FULL: Play & Learn Camp – Mississauga – Ages 6-8

Mississauga Mississauga

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

CLOSED: Play & Learn Camp – Guelph – Ages 9-11

Guelph Guelph

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

CLOSED: Play & Learn Camp – Brampton – Ages 15-17

Brampton Brampton

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

FULL: Play & Learn Camp – Virtual – Ages 6-17

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

Life Skills 101

Are you interested in learning new daily living skills such as cooking, budgeting, and managing your time more effectively? Kerry’s Place Autism Services is excited to offer Life Skills 101, a program for adults 18 years of age and older with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), interested in learning more about living independently, health, wellness, and […]

Job Finding Club: Search & Apply – Young Adults Project

Objective: To ask questions and share your job search with others, learn and apply advanced job searching tips, practice applying for jobs & submit job applications of interest. Suitable for: Participants who are ready to apply for jobs and who want to stay motivated during their job search. Prerequisites: Confirmation of Young Adults Project (YAP) […]

FULL: Transitional Aged Youth Roundtables

Kerry’s Place is excited to offer Transitional Aged Youth Roundtables. The program is created for youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), ages 14-18, who are experiencing a transition. The group encourages participants to engage in roundtable discussions on transitional related skills. Teens will get the opportunity to interact with each other, enjoy activities and discuss […]

Keeping Our Children Safe in a Digital World – Foundational Family Services

Online gaming and social media has become the new norm for children and youth. Understanding technology and the digital world has never been more important. This Foundational Family Service workshop will help parents and caregivers, of children and youth between the ages of 0-17, navigate safely in the digital world and provide strategies on how […]

Mock Interview (1:1 for 30-minute scheduled blocks) – Young Adults Project

Objective: To practice interviewing, and apply what you have learned in the YAP interview workshops. Suitable for: Participants who have attended YAP interview groups, or looking for opportunities to practice and get feedback on their interviewing skills. Prerequisites: Confirmation of Young Adults Project (YAP) registration and completion of a Kerry’s Place Autism Services intake meeting […]

CLOSED: Keeping Connections Ages 14-17

Keeping Connections is a monthly, topic-based group aimed at providing children and youth with an opportunity to share their experiences with each other, and work with each other to troubleshoot social skills in an informative, social atmosphere. This Foundational Family Service offering is available to persons with ASD who are registered with the Ontario Autism […]

CLOSED: Sibling Hang – Foundational Family Service

Sibling Hang is an online group for adolescent-aged siblings of persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), offering opportunities to interact with others who may share similar experiences, questions, and interests. Participants will learn more about ASD, and ways they may support their sibling. Participants may share their experiences in a supportive, informative, and social forum […]

FULL: Technology Camp – Mississauga – Ages 15-17

Mississauga Mississauga

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

CLOSED: Technology Camp – Guelph – Ages 12-14

Guelph Guelph

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

FULL: Technology Camp – Brampton – Ages 6-8

Brampton Brampton

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

FULL: Technology Camp – Virtual – Ages 6-17

Camps at Kerry's Place provides full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities, and connect with other participants their age. Activities may include: get to know you games, arts and crafts, science experiments, baking activities, movement breaks, group/collaborative games, virtual field trips, guest facilitators, and much more. […]

CLOSED: Transitional Aged Youth Socials- Pathway to Independence – Ages 14-16

Kerry’s Place is excited to offer Transitional Aged Youth Socials (TAY Socials): Pathway to Independence, which focuses on daily living skills. The program is created for youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), ages 14-16, transitioning towards independence in completing routines, healthy eating, employment skills, post-secondary supports, and social awareness. There are ten online sessions where […]

FULL: Online Chill: An Adult Social Group

Online Chill is a 10-week social group for adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), who are interested in meeting others while participating in a variety of fun games and activities. Each week introduces a new theme with select games and activities with a design that encourages participants to interact and get to know each other […]