Foundational Family Services
Families must be registered with the Ontario Autism Program (OAP) and have an OAP number to be eligible for Foundational Family Services.
Have a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder, and not yet registered with the Ontario Autism Program?
Contact Access OAP at 1-833-425-2445 or visit https://accessoap.ca/
Require support with choosing the right service?
Contact a Care Coordinator through Access OAP at 1-833-425-2445
Require technical support or having trouble registering?
Contact Child & Community Resources at 1-877-996-1599
Find a Program or Service
The following Foundational Family Services are provided by Child & Community Resources and our partners through the Northern Collaborative.
Conversation Cues is an 11-week evidence-based social skills program delivered virtually for students aged 9 – 17 years of age.
When to start a conversation
How to start a conversation
Take turns appropriately
Maintain conversation with peers
Talk on topic
Identifies disbelief & responds appropriately
Identifies confused, bored, not interested vs. interested & responds appropriately
Learn how to identify your cues
How to end a conversation
- 3 to 8
- 9 to 12
- School Age
- Skill Building
- Social Skills
George Jeffrey Children's Centre
Pre-requisites include verbal communication & minimal challenging behaviour; able to attend in a virtual session up to one hour
Virtual only program
1 hour per session
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