WELCOME TO KERRY’S PLACE COMMUNITY SERVICES AND SUPPORTS

At Kerry’s Place Autism Services, we provide social, recreational, educational, consultation and behavioural learning opportunities for children, youth and adults. Our primary objective is to enhance the quality of life of the persons we support, and to empower them and their families, through evidence-based and person-directed supports.

These services are offered across the following areas:


 

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March Break Camp – Guelph – Ages 14-17

Guelph Guelph

Camp services provide full-day opportunities for children and youth. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in group activities and connect with others their age. Activities may include get-to-know-you games, […]

Transitional Aged Youth Roundtables

Virtual

Kerry’s Place is excited to offer a monthly drop-in group, Transitional Aged Youth Roundtables. The program is created for youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), ages 14-18, who are experiencing […]

Post-Secondary Getting Connected Phase – Young Adults Project

Virtual

Objective:  Learn more about funding opportunities, accommodations, and strategies for success Suitable for: Participants who have applied to a post-secondary educational institution Prerequisites: Confirmation of Young Adults Project (YAP) registration […]

Fundamentals of Autism – Foundational Family Services

Virtual

This workshop is geared towards parents and caregivers, and community members, interested in learning more about Autism. Common characteristics of Autism, possible strengths, needs, learning styles and profiles of Autistic […]

FUNdamentals – Brampton – Ages 5-9

Brampton Brampton

FUNdamentals provides participants with the necessary group and play skills required for participation in a group setting. Short activities are incorporated into each session that create a foundation to develop […]

Dollars and Sense – Virtual – Ages 14-17

Our daily living curricula help establish and develop participants’ ability to demonstrate greater independence in daily living tasks.  Using evidence-based strategies, this group aims to teach participants to manage their […]

Mood Walks – Brampton – Ages 15-17

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 […]

Sports and Team Skills – Mississauga – Ages 5-9

Mississauga Mississauga

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 […]

Artfully Abstract – Mississauga – Ages 10-14

Mississauga Mississauga

ARTfully Abstract engages the senses through 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, […]

Keep Calm and Breathe On – Newmarket – Ages 7-9

Newmarket 17345 Leslie Street, Newmarket, ON, Canada

Our emotional regulation curricula help to establish and develop participants’ abilities in the identification and use of skills in regulating emotions.  Using evidence-based strategies and curricula; this program is designed […]

Keep Calm and Breathe On – Virtual – Ages 14-17

Virtual

Our emotional regulation curricula help establish and develop participants’ abilities in the identification and use of skills in regulating emotions. Using evidence-based strategies and curricula; this program is designed to […]

Whipping Up Wellness – Brampton – Ages 10-14

Brampton Brampton

Whipping Up Wellness promotes collaboration and teamwork through meal preparation, and exploring new foods. During each session, participants will learn life skills related to nutrition, food safety, and following recipes. […]

Road to Robotics – Brampton – Ages 15-17

Brampton Brampton

Are you looking to level up and advance your coding skills? This group is inspiring the next generation of computer programmers through a STEM-based curriculum that targets programming, robotics, and […]

Caregiver Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (NVCI)

Virtual

This workshop is intended for family members and caregivers who would like to enhance their skills in managing crisis situations, and learn about de-escalation techniques. Participants will be provided with […]

Self-Confidence and Self-Affirmations – Young Adults Project

Virtual

Objective: Participants will gain an understanding of why self-confidence matters at work or school and they can appear more confident to others utilizing different techniques including self-affirmations. Suitable for: Participants […]

Transitional Aged Youth Roundtables

Virtual

Kerry’s Place is excited to offer a monthly drop-in group, Transitional Aged Youth Roundtables. The program is created for youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), ages 14-18, who are experiencing […]

Mood Walks – Oshawa – Ages 10-14

Oshawa Oshawa

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 […]

Let’s Connect – Guelph – Ages 14-17

Guelph Guelph

This teen-centered group provides a safe space for participants to connect with others their age, while learning life skills and fostering independence. Over the course of group, participants will engage […]

Fostering Independent Teens (F.I.T.) – Bolton – Ages 10-14

Bolton 14111 Highway 50, Bolton, ON, Canada

The F.I.T. group fosters social skills and independence through recreational activities by exploring the benefits of recreation and sport. Participants will have the opportunity to develop communication skills build relationships, […]

Whipping Up Wellness – Oshawa – Ages 15-17

Oshawa Oshawa

Whipping Up Wellness promotes collaboration and teamwork through meal preparation, and exploring new foods. During each session, participants will learn life skills related to nutrition, food safety, and following recipes. […]

The Rec Room

Toronto Toronto, Canada

The Rec Room is a leisure-based social group. This group aims to increase opportunities for social interactions, fostering friendships, and having fun for adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). If […]

Virtual Jam Session

Virtual

Virtual Jam Session Led by a featured musical performer, this group welcomes participants with Autism to join in by listening, singing along, dancing, or playing their own instruments from the […]

Fundamentals of Autism

Virtual

This workshop is geared towards parents and caregivers, and community members, interested in learning more about Autism. Common characteristics of Autism, possible strengths, needs, learning styles and profiles of Autistic […]

Autism: Beyond the Diagnosis – Foundational Family Services

Virtual

This 2½-hour workshop teaches parents and caregivers strategies and tools to help their children and youth understand their diagnosis, using a strengths-based approach. Explaining and answering questions related to a […]

Dungeons and Dragons

Virtual

Dungeons & Dragons (D & D) is, at its core, storytelling. With our in-home dungeon master, you and your character will be guided through quests for treasures, battles against your […]

FULL: Living Life to the Full – Adult Group

Living Life to the Full (LLTF) is a national flagship program of the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA). This program is open to adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), ages […]

Transitioning Together – Ages 14-17

Virtual

Transitioning Together is an eight-week online program to help teenagers with ASD, and their parent(s), plan their future after secondary school. This program teaches skills to improve the transition from […]

Autism Spectrum Disorder Certificate Course

Virtual

Kerry’s Place Autism Services’ comprehensive Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Certification Course is now available virtually to our families, and to our communities at large at this time.

Ontario Autism Program – Foundational Family Services

Virtual

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 […]

Fundamentals of Autism – Foundational Family Services

Virtual

This workshop is geared towards parents and caregivers, and community members, interested in learning more about Autism. Common characteristics of Autism, possible strengths, needs, learning styles and profiles of Autistic […]