In-Person Parent Support Groups

 

  • Meet Up Groups for special needs parents.
  • CHADD - For ADHD, two specific monthly groups:
    • Western Fairfax Group
      • Fairfax Church of Christ
      • 3901 Rugby Road, Fairfax, VA 22033
      • Cathy Greulich - 703-938-2353
      • Sharon O'Brien - 703-716-4646
    • Alexandria Group
      • Aldersgate United Methodist Church
      • 1301 Collingwood Road, Alexandria, VA 22308
      • Jenny Kennedy - jenny.kennedy@att.net
  • Asperger Syndrome Information and Support (AS IS) helps families with children (ages 3-23) who have Asperger's syndrome, high functioning autism, non-verbal learning disabilities, PDD-NOS (pervasive developmental delay - not otherwise specified) and other related social communication skills disabilities.  The group meets monthly in Arlington.  AS IS is run through the Online Asperger Syndrome Information and Support (OASIS) - info@aspergersyndrome.org.
     
  • Fairfax Autism Network Parent Support Group meets in the Springfield area.  For more information, contact Teresa Champion at 703-440-8843 or teechamp@earthlink.net.