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  • February
    5

    The Art of Conversation: Developing SAAAC’s Art and Social Skills Projects

    By: saaac-master

    “I began SAAAC not only because I wanted to help individuals impacted by ASD, but I wanted to help them in innovative ways”, says Geetha Moorthy, founder and Executive Director of SAAAC. The spirit of innovation seems ingrained into the daily operations of SAAAC. It was the first developmental centre to create and implement a Read More…

  • February
    4

    SAAAC Spotlight: Volunteer Coordinator

    By: saaac-master

    The work seems to be mounting quickly for Jallaja Pararajasingham, SAAAC’s volunteer coordinator. “With the school year just beginning and as SAAAC continues to grow, a lot of people want to get involved and help” says Jallaja as she examines emails from individuals interested in volunteering opportunities. It was a year ago when Jallaja wrote Read More…

  • February
    3

    A SAFE Solution

    By: saaac-master

    The South Asian Family Empowerment (SAFE) project, a collaborative effort funded by United Way York Region and in partnership with East Metro Youth Services, is now well underway with a number of speakers from an array of backgrounds and professions coming in to share their expertise in all things ASD. Our first SAFE session hosted Brita Read More…

  • February
    2

    Volunteer Corner: Luckshika Rajaratnam

    By: saaac-master

    I guess it is sort of odd that a political science major would be volunteering at an Autism centre.  There isn’t a clear connection between the French Revolution and working with children with ASD, but for some reason it has worked out for me.  I have been volunteering with SAAAC for nearly 6 months. I initially came Read More…

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