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The Annapolis Valley Chapter of Autism Nova Scotia began as the Valley Autism Support Team (or V.A.S.T.) in 1996.  In 2012 V.A.S.T joined with Autism Nova Scotia in order to work together to enhance programs and services in the Annapolis Valley. The Chapter is led by a group of dedicated volunteers and has now expanded to serve over 250 families.

Programs in the Annapolis Valley Chapter include: Summer Day Camp, Preschool Playgroup, Social Groups for School-Age Children, Teens and Adults, Therapeutic Riding, Social Skills, Swimming, and much more.   The Chapter also regularly hosts family events, parent support groups, educational workshops and information sessions.  In February 2015 the Chapter opened an Autism Centre in Kingston (565 Main St.) which houses a sensory gym, a calming room and a resource library.  Families and school groups are welcome to drop in during regular office hours.

.For all inquiries please contact our office 902-242-2019 or annapolisvalley@autismns.ca

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Autism Centre HOURS:

July 9, 10, 11: Noon to 3:00pm (Office open, Drop-In, ALL ages)

July 12 + 13: CLOSED

July 16 + 17: Noon to 3:30pm (Office open, Drop-In, ALL ages)

July 18 + 19: 10:00am to 5:00pm (Office open, Drop-In, ALL ages)

July 20: 9:00am to 1:00pm (Office open, Drop-In, ALL ages)

 

Recent News & Events

Autos for Autism

August 25 2018

Come out and see some beautiful vintage vehicles at the Annapolis Valley Chapter...

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