Satellite Partnership Program
Satellite Partnership Program is a year-long training program intended to prepare qualified service providers in the Friend 2 Friend Autism Demystification® model and programs.
This program provides training and support to other well-established organization throughout Canada, the US and abroad so that they may deliver the Friend 2 Friend Autism Demystification® Programs (Puppet Presentations and Simulation Game Presentations) “live” to children ages 3-18 in their region.
Friend 2 Friend offers satellite partnership programs on a limited case-by-case basis. Organizations interested in the partnership program must meet the following criteria:
Operating for more than 5 years
Currently offering outreach services/programs in the community
Have 4-5 highly qualified trainees available to participate (professionals, parents, and individuals with autism paid or volunteer)
Have the resources (human and financial) to successfully implement and sustain the programs
Have prior exposure to the Friend 2 Friend Autism Demystification® Model and Programs through attendance at introductory seminars.
The satellite partnership training consists of 5 phases that may be tailored to meet the needs of the hosting organization. A team of 4-5 qualified trainees must participate in all phases of the training program for the organization to qualify for satellite partnership status.
You may also be interested in our Autism Demystification® Online Course.