Medina County - Coffee, Tea & Autism

MEDINA

Meeting Dates:  1st Monday of Every Month
Meeting Time:  6:00pm
Location:  Medina ESC • 124 W Washington Street, Medina OH 44256

Peer Facilitators: Cheryl Mendel & Rachel Krauss

A little bit about Cheryl – Cheryl is the mother to three boys, one of whom is on the autism spectrum. She enjoys volunteering in her children’s schools and being a part of the community. She is also the Parent Mentor for Medina County and assists families in navigating the special education process.

A little bit about Rachel - Rachel is a mother to two amazing girls, one of whom is on the autism spectrum. She is also Director of Special Needs Initiatives at the Educational Service Center of Medina County, a licensed teacher, and a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Her hope is to be able to bring together families who are affected by autism so that they may support and encourage each other.

CONTACT THIS GROUP HERE

Support Groups

Informal support group in Kent/Stow providing time for discussion and information sharing among anyone impacted by autism.

Event Start Date 10-02-2020 7:00 pm
Event End Date 10-02-2020 8:30 pm
Location Kent - Panera Bread, Kent Rd in Stow

Informal support group in Kent/Stow providing time for discussion and information sharing among anyone impacted by autism.

Event Start Date 10-16-2020 7:00 pm
Event End Date 10-16-2020 8:30 pm
Location Kent - Panera Bread, Kent Rd in Stow

Informal support group in Ravenna that provides a time for discussion and information sharing among anyone impacted by autism.   This support group is currently being held via Zoom meetups.  Contact Wendy Cline HERE to receive link.

 

Event Start Date 10-27-2020 10:00 am
Event End Date 10-27-2020 11:30 am

A discussion for grandparents wanting to learn more about autism spectrum disorders, how to help their children and interact with their grandchildren.  Registration is required to participate in this virtual meeting via Zoom.

Event Start Date 11-17-2020 7:00 pm
Event End Date 11-17-2020 8:30 pm

ONGOING - 24/7:  Closed Facebook group for families living with a disability to connect with other families to share successes, needs, information and resources.   All disabilities, ages and abilities are welcome!  This is a constant conversation and we can all support each other by sharing the barriers we find and how we can overcome them. You are not alone on this journey!

JOIN through the REGISTER button below.

Event Start Date 12-31-2020 12:00 pm
Event End Date 12-31-2020 12:00 pm
Location Akron - Autism Society

A fun Social Club for Adults with ASD for ages 18 and over!  Meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month at 8:00 pm via virtual Zoom meeting.  A great way to meet new friends!

Event Start Date 12-31-2020 8:00 pm