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    • 7 Jul 2022
    • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
    • Online via Zoom
    Register

    Partners Group: Online Meeting
    Topic: learning emotional intelligence


    About our Partners Group

    Join our Partners Peer Support Group to meet other adults who are or who have been in a relationship with someone who has Aspergers, is autistic, or has a similar neurodivergent profile. Sharing experiences within the safe environment of our peer support meetings can be a lifeline, and sharing with people who have similar lived experience is validating and often educational. Your partner may be self-diagnosed or have a formal diagnosis, and you may share a household or live separately. We are an inclusive group and welcome partners of all genders and relationship types.


    This month, we will be talking about learning emotional intelligence.


    This session is facilitated by our Partners Group Leaders. All AV volunteer group leaders share the lived experience of their group participants and welcome new attendees.


    Cost: $5 for AV members, $10 for non-members.

    Registration is FREE for holders of a +Groups Membership and for first-time attendees. How to access a free first-time attendee ticket for regular peer support groups.

    Become an AV member today to access discounted tickets for groups and events, members-only programs and interest groups, and to support the wonderful work our volunteers and staff team do for our community.

    If cost is a barrier, please contact our AV admin team

    Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

    For online events, you will need to register to receive the Zoom meeting link / Discord link.

    Unregistered attendees may incur an admin fee of up to $10.


    Community Guides (step by step information to support our community)


    For assistance or more information

    • Call 0480 385 710 or email our AV admin team.
    • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.
    • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.
    • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.


      AV Privacy Policy

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      • 14 Jul 2022
      • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
      • Online via Zoom
      • 0
      Join waitlist


      Online Parents & Carers

      Community Connection


      About the Parents & Carers Group

      This is an online peer support meeting open to all parents and carers of Aspergers / autistic children, teens or adults to meet, chat, exchange ideas and find support.


      About our Group Leaders

      Our Online Parents & Carers Group Leaders are Jenny, Toni, and Sue.

      All AV volunteer group leaders share the lived experience of their group participants and welcome new attendees. All AV group leaders have a Working with Children Check.


      Cost: $5 for AV members, $10 for non-members.

      Registration is FREE for holders of a +Groups Membership and for first-time attendees.

      How to access a free first-time attendee ticket for regular peer support groups.

      Become an AV member today to access discounted tickets for groups and events, members-only programs and interest groups, and to support the work our AV team does for our community.

      If cost is a barrier, please contact our AV admin team. 


      Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

      For online events, you will need to register to receive the Zoom meeting link / Discord link.


      Community Guides


      For assistance or more information

      • Call 0480 385 710 or email our AV admin team.

      • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.

      • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.

      • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.



      AV Privacy Policy

      AV Event Terms & Conditions

        • 16 Jul 2022
        • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
        • Power Neighbourhood House, 54 Power Avenue, Ashwood
        • 22
        Register

        Partners Group: In-Person Meeting


        About our Partners Group

        Join our Partners Peer Support Group to meet other adults who are or who have been in a relationship with someone who has Aspergers, is autistic, or has a similar neurodivergent profile. Sharing experiences within the safe environment of our peer support meetings can be a lifeline, and sharing with people who have similar lived experience is validating and often educational. Your partner may be self-diagnosed or have a formal diagnosis, and you may share a household or live separately. We are an inclusive group and welcome partners of all genders and relationship types.


        This session is facilitated by our Partners Group Leaders. All AV volunteer group leaders share the lived experience of their group participants and welcome new attendees.


        Cost: $10 for members, $15 for non-members, FREE for +Groups membership holders and first-time attendees.

        How to access a free first-time attendee ticket for regular peer support groups

        Become an AV member today to access discounted tickets for activities, members-only programs and interest groups, and to support the work our AV team does for our community.

        If cost is a barrier, please contact our AV admin team.


        Venue Information

        Power Neighbourhood House - 54 Power Avenue, Ashwood, 3145 Address

        54 Power Avenue, Ashwood, VIC, 3147

        Power Neighbourhood House website

        Power Neighbourhood House on Google Maps

        Public transport: Holmesglen Station (700m). 624 bus (stops outside). On-street parking.

        Accessibility: Ramp access at front and rear, accessible bathroom.


        Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

        For in-person events, this allows us to ensure that we have enough volunteers attending on the night to support the group, and to ensure that the venue can safely accommodate all attendees.

        In the event that the activity is cancelled or transferred to an online meeting, we will only be able to let you know if you have registered.

        NB: from July 2022, unregistered attendees may incur an admin fee of up to $10.


        Community Guides (step by step information to support our community)


        For assistance or more information

        • Call 0480 385 710 or email our AV admin team.

        • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.

        • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.

        • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.


        Privacy Policy

        AV Event Terms & Conditions

        • 21 Jul 2022
        • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
        • Power Neighbourhood House
        • 18
        Register


        Adults Hub: In-Person meeting


        About the Adults Group

        Our Adults Group is for older members of the Aspergers autistic community and those with other similar neurodivergent profiles. It is more suitable for those who are aged 35 years and over, although younger adults are welcome to join in. (Young adults may prefer to attend our Young Adults group meetings as well as or instead of this group.)

        As this is a parent/carer-free zone, we invite any parents or carers to join our separate Parents & Carers Group.


        About our Group Leaders

        This session is facilitated by the Adults Group Leader, Colin. All AV volunteer group leaders share the lived experience of their group participants and welcome new attendees. All AV group leaders have a Working with Children Check.


        Cost: $10 for AV members, $15 for non-members, FREE for holders of a +Groups Membership.

        Become an AV member today to access discounted tickets for groups and events, members-only programs, and to support the work our volunteers and staff team do for our community.

        If you are registering to attend an AV group for the first time, you are welcome to use our free first-time attendee ticket.

        How to access a free first-time attendee ticket for regular peer support groups

        If cost is a barrier, please contact Jenni.


        Venue information

        Power Neighbourhood House - 54 Power Avenue, Ashwood, 3145

        Power Neighbourhood House website

        Power Neighbourhood House on Google Maps

        Public transport: Holmesglen Station (700m). 624 bus (stops outside). On-street parking.

        Accessibility: Ramp access at front and rear, accessible bathroom.


        Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

        For in-person events, this allows us to ensure that we have enough volunteers attending on the night to support the group, and to ensure that the venue can safely accommodate all attendees.

        In the event that the activity is cancelled or transferred to an online meeting, we will only be able to let you know if you have registered.


        Community Guides (step by step information to support our community)


        For assistance or more information

        If you have further questions about the event, about AV, or need assistance with registering, please contact our AV admin team.

        • Call 0480 385 710 or email us.
        • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.

        • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.

        • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.


        AV Privacy Policy

        AV Event T&Cs

        • 26 Jul 2022
        • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
        • Online via Zoom
        Register


        Adults Hub

        - Online Group Meeting


        About the Adults Group

        Our Adults Group is for older members of the Aspergers autistic community and those with other similar neurodivergent profiles. It is more suitable for those who are aged 35 years and over, although younger adults are welcome to join in. (Young adults may prefer to attend our Young Adults group meetings as well as or instead of this group.)

        As this is a parent/carer-free zone, we invite any parents or carers to join our separate Parents & Carers Group.

        This meeting is running online via Zoom. We have included more information about Zoom and how to access the meeting below.


        About our Group Leaders

        This session is facilitated by the Adults Group Leader, Colin.

        All AV volunteer group leaders share the lived experience of their group participants and welcome new attendees. All AV group leaders have a Working with Children Check.


        Cost: $5 for AV members, $10 for non-members. FREE for holders of a +Groups Membership.

        Become an AV member today to access discounted tickets for groups and events, members-only programs and interest groups, and to support the work our volunteers and staff team do for our community.

        If you are registering to attend an AV group for the first time, you are welcome to use our free first-time attendee ticket. How to access a free first-time attendee ticket for regular peer support groups.
        If cost is a barrier, please contact our AV admin team.


        Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

        For online events, you need to register to receive the Zoom meeting link.

        Unregistered attendees may incur an admin fee of up to $10.


        Community Guides (step by step information to support our community)


        For assistance or more information

        • Call 0480 385 710 or email our AV admin team.
        • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.

        • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.

        • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.


        AV Privacy Policy

        AV Event T&Cs

        • 28 Jul 2022
        • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
        • Power Neighbourhood House - 54 Power Avenue, Ashwood
        • 0
        Join waitlist


        Young Adults Hub: In-Person Meeting


        About the Young Adults Group

        Our Young Adults group is a great place for Aspergers, autistic and other similar neurodivergent profile adults aged 18 years - 35 years (approx.) to meet, chat, and play games with no social pressure. As this is a parent/carer-free zone, we invite any parents or carers to attend our separate Parents & Carers group.


        This month, we are returning to Power Neighbourhood House, and we will be having a barbecue at this meeting. If you have any dietary requirements, please make sure you use the "Dietary Requirements" field in the registration form to tell us how we can accommodate your needs.


        About our Group Leaders

        The session is facilitated by the Young Adults Group team:

        • Matt - YA Group Leader
        • Lyndel - Young Adults Co-Facilitator
        • Cal, Eleanor, Tim, Todd - YA Mentors

        All AV volunteer group leaders share the lived experience of their group participants and welcome new attendees. All AV group leaders have a Working with Children Check.


        Cost: $15 for AV members, $20 for non-members, $5 for +Groups members and first-time attendees (to cover catering).

        Become an AV member today to access discounted tickets for groups and events, other members-only programs, and to support the wonderful work our volunteers and staff team do for our community.

        If you are registering to attend an AV group for the first time, you are welcome to use our first-time attendee ticket so our group facilitators know you're new and can introduce you to the group. Please email our AV admin team to access this.
        If cost is a barrier, please contact Jenni.


        Venue Information

        Power Neighbourhood House - 54 Power Avenue, Ashwood, 3145

        Power Neighbourhood House website

        Power Neighbourhood House on Google Maps

        Public transport: Holmesglen Station (700m). 624 bus (stops outside). On-street parking.

        Accessibility: Ramp access at front and rear, accessible bathroom.


        Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

        For in-person events, this allows us to ensure that we have enough volunteers attending on the night to support the group, and to ensure that the venue can safely accommodate all attendees.

        In the event that the activity is cancelled or transferred to an online meeting, we will only be able to let you know if you have registered.

        NB: Unregistered attendees may incur an admin fee of up to $10.


        Community Guides (step by step information to support our community)


        For assistance or more information

        • Call 0480 385 710 or email our AV admin team.
        • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.

        • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.

        • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.


        AV Privacy Policy

        AV Event T&Cs

        • 4 Aug 2022
        • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
        • Power Neighbourhood House, 54 Power Avenue, Ashwood
        • 23
        Register

        Partners Group: In-Person Meeting


        About our Partners Group

        Join our Partners Peer Support Group to meet other adults who are or who have been in a relationship with someone who has Aspergers, is autistic, or has a similar neurodivergent profile. Sharing experiences within the safe environment of our peer support meetings can be a lifeline, and sharing with people who have similar lived experience is validating and often educational. Your partner may be self-diagnosed or have a formal diagnosis, and you may share a household or live separately. We are an inclusive group and welcome partners of all genders and relationship types.


        This session is facilitated by our Partners Group Leaders. All AV volunteer group leaders are peers of their group participants and welcome new attendees.


        Cost: $10 for members, $15 for non-members, FREE for +Groups membership holders and first-time attendees.

        How to access a free first-time attendee ticket for regular peer support groups

        Become an AV member today to access discounted tickets for activities, members-only programs and interest groups, and to support the work our AV team does for our community.

        If cost is a barrier, please contact our AV admin team.


        Venue Information

        Power Neighbourhood House - 54 Power Avenue, Ashwood, 3145 Address

        54 Power Avenue, Ashwood, VIC, 3147

        Power Neighbourhood House website

        Power Neighbourhood House on Google Maps

        Public transport: Holmesglen Station (700m). 624 bus (stops outside). On-street parking.

        Accessibility: Ramp access at front and rear, accessible bathroom.


        Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

        For in-person events, this allows us to ensure that we have enough volunteers attending on the night to support the group, and to ensure that the venue can safely accommodate all attendees.

        In the event that the activity is cancelled or transferred to an online meeting, we will only be able to let you know if you have registered.

        NB: Unregistered attendees may incur an admin fee of up to $10.


        Community Guides (step by step information to support our community)


        For assistance or more information

        • Call 0480 385 710 or email our AV admin team.

        • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.

        • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.

        • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.


        Privacy Policy

        AV Event Terms & Conditions

        • 6 Aug 2022
        • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
        • Online via Zoom
        Register



        Women & Non-Binary Group - Online Meeting


        About our Group

        Our Women's & Non-Binary Group is a great place to connect with other Aspergers autistic women (cis and trans) and non-binary folk to chat about your experiences, share ideas, exchange advice, and support each other. You are also welcome to attend our Adults Group or our Young Adults Group, or all three!


        This session is facilitated by our Women's & NB Group Leader.

        All AV volunteer group leaders are peers of their group participants and welcome new attendees. All AV group leaders have a Working with Children Check.


        Cost: $5 for AV members, $10 for non-members. FREE for holders of a +Groups Membership and for first-time attendees.

        How to access a free first-time attendee ticket for regular peer support groups.

        Become an AV member today to access discounted tickets for activities, members-only programs and interest groups, and to support the work our AV team do for our community.

        If cost is a barrier, please contact our AV admin team.


        Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

        For online events, you will need to register to receive the Zoom meeting link.

        Unregistered attendees may incur an admin fee of up to $10.


        Community Guides (step by step information to support our community)


        For assistance or more information:

        • Call 0480 385 710 or email our AV admin team.

        • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.

        • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.

        • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.


          AV Privacy Policy

          AV Event T&Cs

          • 18 Aug 2022
          • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
          • Online via Zoom
          Register


          Online Parents & Carers

          Community Connection


          About the Parents & Carers Group

          This is an online peer support meeting open to all parents and carers of Aspergers / autistic children, teens or adults to meet, chat, exchange ideas and find support.


          About our Group Leaders

          Our Online Parents & Carers Group Leaders are Jenny, Toni, and Sue.

          All AV volunteer group leaders share the lived experience of their group participants and welcome new attendees. All AV group leaders have a Working with Children Check.


          Cost: $5 for AV members, $10 for non-members, FREE for holders of a +Groups Membership and for first-time attendees.

          How to access a free first-time attendee ticket for regular peer support groups.

          Become an AV member today to access discounted tickets for activities, members-only programs and interest groups, and to support the work our AV team does for our community.

          If cost is a barrier, please contact our AV admin team. 


          Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

          For online events, you will need to register to receive the Zoom meeting link / Discord link.

          Unregistered attendees may incur an admin fee of up to $10.


          Community Guides


          For assistance or more information

          • Call 0480 385 710 or email our AV admin team.

          • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.

          • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.

          • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.


          AV Privacy Policy

          AV Event Terms & Conditions

            • 18 Aug 2022
            • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
            • Power Neighbourhood House
            • 19
            Register


            Adults Hub: In-Person meeting


            About the Adults Group

            Our Adults Group is for older members of the Aspergers autistic community and those with other similar neurodivergent profiles. It is more suitable for those who are aged 35 years and over, although younger adults are welcome to join in. (Young adults may prefer to attend our Young Adults group meetings as well as or instead of this group.)

            As this is a parent/carer-free zone, we invite any parents or carers to join our separate Parents & Carers Group.


            About our Group Leaders

            This session is facilitated by the Adults Group Leader, Colin. All AV volunteer group leaders are peers of their group and welcome new attendees. All AV group leaders have a Working with Children Check.


            Cost: $10 for AV members, $15 for non-members, FREE for holders of a +Groups Membership and first-time attendees.

            How to access a free first-time attendee ticket for regular peer support groups

            Become an AV member to access discounted tickets for activities, members-only programs, and to support the work our AV team does for our community.

            If cost is a barrier, please contact Jenni.


            Venue information

            Power Neighbourhood House - 54 Power Avenue, Ashwood, 3145

            Power Neighbourhood House website

            Power Neighbourhood House on Google Maps

            Public transport: Holmesglen Station (700m). 624 bus (stops outside). On-street parking.

            Accessibility: Ramp access at front and rear, accessible bathroom.


            Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

            For in-person events, this allows us to ensure that we have enough volunteers present to support the group and that the venue can safely accommodate everyone.

            If the activity is cancelled or transferred to an online meeting, we will only be able to let you know if you have registered.

            Note: Unregistered attendees may incur an admin fee of up to $10.


            Community Guides (step by step information to support our community)


            For assistance or more information

            If you have further questions about the event, about AV, or need assistance with registering, please contact our AV admin team.

            • Call 0480 385 710 or email us.
            • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.

            • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.

            • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.


            AV Privacy Policy

            AV Event T&Cs

            • 23 Aug 2022
            • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
            • Online via Zoom
            Register


            Adults Hub

            - Online Group Meeting


            About the Adults Group

            Our Adults Group is for older members of the Aspergers autistic community and those with other similar neurodivergent profiles. It is more suitable for those who are aged 35 years and over, although younger adults are welcome to join in. (Young adults may prefer to attend our Young Adults group meetings as well as or instead of this group.)

            As this is a parent/carer-free zone, we invite any parents or carers to join our separate Parents & Carers Group.

            This meeting is running online via Zoom. We have included more information about Zoom and how to access the meeting below.


            About our Group Leaders

            This session is facilitated by the Adults Group Leader, Colin.

            All AV volunteer group leaders are peers of their group participants and welcome new attendees. All AV group leaders have a Working with Children Check.


            Cost: $5 for AV members, $10 for non-members. FREE for holders of a +Groups Membership and first-time attendees.

            How to access a free first-time attendee ticket for regular peer support groups

            Become an AV member today to access discounted tickets for activities, members-only programs and interest groups, and to support the work our AV team does for our community.

            If cost is a barrier, please contact our AV admin team.


            Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

            For online events, you need to register to receive the Zoom meeting link.

            Unregistered attendees may incur an admin fee of up to $10.


            Community Guides (step by step information to support our community)


            For assistance or more information

            • Call 0480 385 710 or email our AV admin team.
            • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.

            • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.

            • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.


            AV Privacy Policy

            AV Event T&Cs

            • 25 Aug 2022
            • 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
            • Online via Zoom
            Register



            Young Adults Hub: Online Peer Discussion -

            chat & play online games


            About our Group

            Our Young Adults group is a great place for Aspergers, autistic and other similar neurodivergent profile adults aged 18 years - 35 years (approx.) to meet, chat, and play games with no social pressure. As this is a parent/carer-free zone, we invite any parents or carers to attend our separate Parents & Carers group.


            The session is facilitated by the Young Adult team:

            • Matt - YA Group Leader
            • Lyndel - Young Adults Co-Facilitator
            • Cal, Eleanor, Tim, Todd - YA Mentors


            All AV volunteer group leaders are peers of their group participants and welcome new attendees. All AV group leaders have a Working with Children Check.


            Cost: $5 for AV members, $10 for non-members. FREE for holders of a +Groups Membership and first-time attendees.

            How to access a free first-time attendee ticket for regular peer support groups

            Become an AV member today to access discounted tickets for activities, members-only programs and interest groups, and to support the work our AV team does for our community.

            If cost is a barrier, please contact our AV admin team.


            Anyone wishing to attend an AV activity must register before attending.

            For online events, you will need to register to receive the Zoom meeting link / Discord link.

            Unregistered attendees may incur an admin fee of up to $10.


            Community Guides (step by step information to support our community)


            For assistance or more information

            • Call 0480 385 710 or email our AV admin team.

            • The AV phone is switched on from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday.

            • Tech and admin support for after-hours activities is available by phone only starting an hour before the activity start time until the scheduled activity end time.

            • Please note that our email inbox is not monitored outside business hours.


            AV Privacy Policy

            AV Event T&Cs


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