Autism Online Play Groups

Building online communities of play and friendship for neurodiverse children.

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Online Play Groups

Unbox & Play Online Play Groups (ages 6 to 10)

  • Small stable groups of 2 to 3 children ages 6 to 10.
  • Virtual transition meeting.
  • Children receive a box of play materials that match the play themes.
  • Each session is led by a highly trained Master Guide.
  • Children receive pre-teaching materials to support their understanding of the play before the online sessions.
  • Session notes, data collection and reports provided.
  • Free Family Online Courses
  • Free Online Autism Demystification® Puppet Program to Schools

Frequently Asked Questions.

Role Playing Online Play Groups (ages 11 to 15)

  • Small stable groups of 2 to 4 youths ages 11 to 15.
  • Virtual transition meeting.
  • Youths receive individually designed character cards prior to the start of the program.
  • Sessions are designed using a “story” design and written around specialized activities.
  • Sessions are led by a highly trained Master Guide.
  • Session notes and data, and reports provided.
  • Free Family Online Courses

Frequently Asked Questions.

How to Register

1. Take Our Free Online Family Training
2. Read Our Parent Handbook
3. Speak To Our Program Coordinator      

Summer 2021

                                    
Days Times Ages Start Date End Date Novice Player Expert Player
Unbox & Play
Monday to Thursday 10:00-11:00 6 to 10 July 5, 2021 July 8, 2021 2 to 3 (Fee $500) Welcomed, not required
Monday to Thursday 10:00-11:00 6 to 10 July 12, 2021 July 15, 2021 2 to 3 (Fee $500) Welcomed, not required
Role Playing Groups
Monday to Thursday 1:00-2:30 11 to 15 July 5, 2021 July 8, 2021 2 to 4 (fee $500) Welcomed, not required
Monday to Thursday 1:00-2:30 11 to 15 July 12, 2021 July 15, 2021 2 to 4 (fee $500) Welcomed, not required

Fall 2021

                                    
Days Times Ages Start Date End Date Novice Player Expert Player
Unbox & Play
Mondays 3:30-4:30 6 to 10 Sep 13, 2021 Jan 24, 2022 2 to 3 (Fee $1600) Welcomed, not required
Tuesdays 3:30-4:30 6 to 10 Sep 14, 2021 Jan 18, 2022 2 to 3 (Fee $1600) Welcomed, not required
Wednesdays 3:30-4:30 6 to 10 Sep 15, 2021 Jan 19, 2022 2 to 3 (Fee $1600) Welcomed, not required
Role Playing Groups
Thursdays 3:30-4:30 12 to 15 Sep 9, 2021 Jan 20, 2022 2 to 4 (Fee $1600) Welcomed, not required
Fridays 3:30-4:30 12 to 15 Sep 17, 2021 Jan 21, 2022 2 to 4 (Fee $1600) Welcomed, not required

Winter 2022

                                    
Days Times Ages Start Date End Date Novice Player Expert Player
Unbox & Play
Mondays 3:30-4:30 6 to 10 Jan 31, 2022 Jun 20, 2022 2 to 3 (Fee $1600) Welcomed, not required
Tuesdays 3:30-4:30 6 to 10 Feb 8, 2022 Jun 7, 2022 2 to 3 (Fee $1600) Welcomed, not required
Wednesdays 3:30-4:30 6 to 10 Feb 9, 2022 Jun 8, 2022 2 to 3 (Fee $1600) Welcomed, not required
Thursdays 3:30-4:30 12 to 15 Sep 9, 2021 Jan 20, 2022 2 to 4 (Fee $1600) Welcomed, not required
Role Playing
Thursdays 3:30-4:30 12 to 15 Feb 3, 2022 Jun 2, 2022 2 to 4 (Fee $1600) Welcomed, not required
Fridays 3:30-4:30 12 to 15 Feb 4, 2022 Jan 10, 2022 2 to 4 (Fee $1600) Welcomed, not required

Play Groups Programs

The Society offers play centre programs for children with and without autism ages 3 through 16.

After School Play Groups
Autism Play Centre – United Way School's Out Play Groups
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Summer Camp Play Groups
Autism Play Centre – Summer Play Groups
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Friend 2 Friend Social Learning Society
Autism Families’ Free Online Course
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