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Camp Au-Some at Brigadoon

Monday, March 12 2018 - Monday, March 19 2018

Camp Brigadoon, Aylesford Lake, Annapolis Valley

It's Camp Au-Some time at Brigadoon!!! And the Annapolis Valley Chapter has 4 spots reserved for families to attend this great get-away on the weekend of June 1/2/3, 2018.

Camp Au-some is for families with a child, youth or adult with autism to enjoy a weekend together at beautiful Camp Brigadoon on Aylesford Lake in the Annapolis Valley. This camp, organized by Autism Nova Scotia - Halifax, is all-inclusive and features valuable information sessions and fun camp activities for parents, siblings, and campers with autism. Each family will have their own room within one of Brigadoon’s lovely cabins to share together at night and each person with autism will receive individualized support throughout the weeknd.

The Valley Chapter will be offering ONE of its four available spots for FREE via a lottery draw. If you're interested in this spot please email Sandy at with the following info:

* Your name and contact info
 * The name(s) and age(s) of your family member(s) with autism
 * The number of people in your family who will be attending the retreat (maximum 5)

Please send us your info by Noon on Friday, March 16th. We will make the draw by 4:00pm, March 16th. (*If you received a sponsored spot in 2016 or 2017 you will not be eligible to enter this year's lottery).

Families will also be able to register for the three remaining Valley spots. Each spot will cost $400 which must be paid by families. On-line registration for these two spots will open on the Autism Nova Scotia website at 12:01am on Monday, March 19th. (Please note that these spots will fill VERY quickly.)

If you have any questions, please contact Sandy at 902-242-2019 or





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