Upcoming Virtual Events

Tuesday

 

Self-Advocacy Group (4:00pm to 5:00pm)
Facilitator: Kevin Martinez, LMSW
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Our self-advocacy group has gone virtual! Each meeting includes a specific topic of focus for discussion.

ABA Parent Training Series (6:30pm to 8:30pm)
Tuesdays (per schedule below)
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  • 4/27 - Increasing communication

  • 5/11 - Increasing Independence: Activities of Daily Living and Behavioral Skills Training

  • 5/25 - Understanding the Social Environment and Teaching Social Skills​

The ABA Parent Training Series is facilitated by Rocio Chavez, M.A., MS.Ed., BCBA., LBA, and Dita DeSena, MS.Ed., BCBA.

Parent Support Group (6:30pm to 8:00pm)

Meeting Dates: June 1, 8,  15; July 6, 13, 20, 27; August 3 



The meetings are open to all parents. If you are interested in participating in the group, you should contact one of the following people based on where you live:

 

  • New York City (all five boroughs): Madelyn Wolfin, LMSW at mwolfin@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1519.

  • Long Island: Violeta Macias at vmacias@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1719.

Sibling Support Group for Ages 6 - 9 (7:00pm to 8:30pm)

Meeting Dates: July 13, 20, 27;  August 3, 10

This wonderful experience is devoted to the sometimes forgotten or "lost in the shuffle" siblings of children on the autism spectrum. The group will provide siblings with an opportunity to meet in a fun, relaxed and supportive environment. Pre-registration is required, as openings are limited. Applicants will be considered on a first come, first served basis. A Parent Support Group will be running simultaneously, however parent participation for this group is optional. Meetings are held via Zoom. If you are interested in registering a child for the group, you should contact one of the following people based on where you live:

  • New York City (all five boroughs): Madelyn Wolfin, LMSW at mwolfin@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1519.

  • Long Island: Violeta Macias at vmacias@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1719.

Wednesday

 

Job Club (10:00am to 11:00am)
Facilitator: Steve Gardi
Meeting Dates: Every Wednesday (no meetings on federal holidays)
Pre-registration is required: Click here to register.​

This group meets on a weekly basis from 10:00am to 11:00am. The group provides support and training for individuals with autism and other intellectual/developmental disabilities who are participating in vocational services. Pre-registration is required for this event. If you are interested in participating, please contact Steve Gardi.

Parent Support Group (10:00am to 11:30am)

Meeting Dates: June 2, 9, 16; July 7, 14, 21, 28; August 4



The meetings are open to all parents. If you are interested in participating in the group, you should contact one of the following people based on where you live:

 

  • New York City (all five boroughs): Madelyn Wolfin, LMSW at mwolfin@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1519.

  • Long Island: Violeta Macias at vmacias@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1719.

Sibling Support Group for Ages 10 - 12 (7:00pm to 8:30pm)

Meeting Dates: July 14, 21, 28;  August 4, 11

This wonderful experience is devoted to the sometimes forgotten or "lost in the shuffle" siblings of children on the autism spectrum. The group will provide siblings with an opportunity to meet in a fun, relaxed and supportive environment. Pre-registration is required, as openings are limited. Applicants will be considered on a first come, first served basis. A Parent Support Group will be running simultaneously, however parent participation for this group is optional. Meetings are held via Zoom. If you are interested in registering a child for the group, you should contact one of the following people based on where you live:

  • New York City (all five boroughs): Madelyn Wolfin, LMSW at mwolfin@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1519.

  • Long Island: Violeta Macias at vmacias@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1719.

Thursday

Parent Support Group (12:30pm to 2:00pm)

Meeting Dates: June 10, 17; July 8, 15, 22, 29; August 5



The meetings are open to all parents. If you are interested in participating in the group, you should contact one of the following people based on where you live:

 

  • New York City (all five boroughs): Madelyn Wolfin, LMSW at mwolfin@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1519.

  • Long Island: Violeta Macias at vmacias@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1719.

Sibling Support Group for Teens (4:00pm to 5:00pm)

Meeting Dates: July 15, 22, 29;  August 5, 12

This wonderful experience is devoted to the sometimes forgotten or "lost in the shuffle" siblings of children on the autism spectrum. The group will provide siblings with an opportunity to meet in a fun, relaxed and supportive environment. Pre-registration is required, as openings are limited. Applicants will be considered on a first come, first served basis. A Parent Support Group will be running simultaneously, however parent participation for this group is optional. Meetings are held via Zoom. If you are interested in registering a child for the group, you should contact one of the following people based on where you live:

  • New York City (all five boroughs): Madelyn Wolfin, LMSW at mwolfin@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1519.

  • Long Island: Violeta Macias at vmacias@qsac.com or (718) 728-8476, ext. 1719.