Watch Our Workshop on Feeding Concerns

November 19, 2014 | Family Resource Navigator

Join us Wednesdays at noon at the Albemarle County Office Building for our Parent Education Series. Click here for a full schedule. Join us this week for a session on feeding concerns, led by Outpatient Supervisor Tonya Lambert. Watch Our Workshop on Feeding Concerns After the session, please take a minute to fill out the…

Tags: autism expert, Feeding, Feeding Concerns, Groups, Help, Hilary Nagel, Outreach, Parent Education Series, support, Tonya Lambert, VIA On the Move, workshop

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Top 10 Things You Need to Know about Autism on the Seas

June 18, 2014 | Family Resource Navigator

Think a family vacation is impossible? Imagine taking a family vacation where you can relax and have fun, knowing that your child with autism is relaxing and having fun too! We want to make that dream a reality for your family. VIA is spearheading a community trip on an Autism on the Seas Cruise! Here…

Tags: Autism on the Seas, Help, Hilary Nagel, parent support, partnership, respite, sibling support, siblings, support, VIA On the Move

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Workshop Gives Siblings a Day of Support

January 28, 2014 | Family Resource Navigator

Surrounded by other siblings of children with disabilities, Sammy Betker shared a heartwarming message with CBS19, “I’m not the only person that has to go through the things that I go through.” Sammy’s sister has autism, and at the Sibling Support Program hosted by the Virginia Institute of Autism (VIA) and Charlottesville Parks and Recreation,…

Tags: Charlottesville, Community, Groups, Help, Hilary Nagel, Newsplex, Outreach, partnership, sibling support, support, VIA, VIA Families, VIA in the News, VIA On the Move, workshop

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Support Groups

October 31, 2013 | Family Resource Navigator

The Waynesboro support group for autism and special needs Contact: Teressa Joiner at (540) 649-1897 Shenandoah Valley Autism Partnership (SVAP) Lunch Bunch networking and sharing support group the 2nd Wednesday of each month.  For more information, contact Karen McCormick 540-705-5126, Sally Chappel 540-568-8095 or e-mail svap [at] valleyautism [dot] org. Information obtained from The Arc…

Tags: Groups, Help, respite, support

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