Saturday Integrated Play Groups®

Saturday Integrated Play GroupsThe Friend 2 Friend Integrated Play Groups programs combine the award-winning Integrated Play Groups®, Friend 2 Friend Autism Demystification® and SCERTS® models. Our programs focus on the development of the social, communication, emotional regulation and peer play competencies of all the children participating in the programs.


are offered once per week in 60-minute sessions, Saturdays from September to June each year. The sessions consist of small stable groups of children, 1-2 novice players (children with autism or related needs) and 2-3 expert players (typically developing peers). Under the guidance of highly trained professionals, each session is designed to meet the social, communication and play needs of the novice and expert players as they participate in mutually engaging weekly play themes and activities.

To ensure our programs are the right fit for your child and family please follow all the Registration Steps listed below BEFORE registering a player. 

Step 1.Take our online FREE Parent Training Click here to register
Step 2.Throughly read our Parent HandbookClick here to read
Step 3. Speak to our Intake CoordinatorClick here to book
Step 4.Register your childClick here to register
Step 5. Register an expert playerClick here to register

(Children must be 6 by September 30 to register for this program).

TimeStart DateEnd DateAgesNovice Players FeeExpert Players Fee
9:00-10:00Saturday Sept 22Saturday Jun 15ages 7 to 10Sorry full1 space available
10:30-11:30Saturday Sept 22Saturday Jun 15ages 6 to 8Sorry full1 space available
12:00-1:00Saturday Sept 22Saturday Jun 15ages 8 to 10Sorry fullSorry full
1:30-2:30Saturday Sept 22Saturday Jun 15ages 9 to 12Sorry fullSorry full
3:00-4:00Saturday Sept 22Saturday Jun 15ages 10 to 121 space availableSorry full
4:30-5:30Saturday Sept 22Saturday Jun 15ages 13 to 15Sorry fullSorry full