Autism Ontario

Site: Wellington County

Contact Information
Alternate Name Autism Ontario - Wellington
Former Name Autism Society Ontario
Office Phone 416-246-9592
Toll Free Phone 1-800-472-7789
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Laura Heimpel, Regional Program and Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 416-246-9592 ext 308 * 1-800-472-7789 ext 308; Email:
Alternate Contact Julie Densham, Fundraising and Finance Coordinator; Phone: 416-246-9592 ext 320 * 1-800-472-7789 ext 320; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Laura Heimpel, Regional Program and Volunteer Coordinator; Email:
Primary Executive Marg Spoelstra, Executive Director
Description (Site) Program / event locations vary
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address 1179 King St W, Suite 004 
Toronto, ON M6K 3C5
Physical Access Unknown - varies by event / program location
Description & Services
Description (Service) Reliable source of information and support for all Wellington citizens who have a connection to autism, including families, children, adults on the spectrum, caregivers, support workers, and teachers. Activities of Wellington Chapter: 
* helps the community learn about Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) 
* conducts special speaker and/or training workshops (topics include advocacy, support and latest news in ASD research) 
* works with community partners to promote and enhance awareness about autism 
* holds various fundraising events throughout the year 
* runs programs and events for individuals with ASD and their families to get involved, socialize and network
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Individuals across the lifespan with an ASD diagnosis
Application Visit website for information * details on training workshops available by e-mail and on website
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Annual Membership $50 for individual or family. Membership includes access to special discounts for all member card holders.
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Service Categories Disability Associations ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ~ Families/Friends of People with Disabilities ; Peer to Peer Networking ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Autism Spectrum Disorder