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Gift of Time in your home or community:

Gift of Time is a WAAA project aimed at promoting socially significant interaction between youth, adolescents and teens with autism and trained volunteers while giving parents or caregivers a much-needed break.  Our volunteers will provided respite care in your home, but one parent is required to be on-site at all times.  Gift-of-Time-Spectrum-Respite-and-Recreation-Intake-Form

Center-based Gift of Time:

Our quarterly Spectrum Respite & Recreation further strengthens families with teens & tweens with autism by giving the parents or caregivers a much-needed break. A dynamic group of volunteers bring supported recreational programming to youth tweens and teens with autism in a safe and calm environment.

Behavioral health staff oversee trained volunteers who are closely monitored and supported.
 Gift of Time staff and mentors provide a crucial sense of normalcy

Thank you staff and volunteers!

to the teens & tweens through shared joy and respect. Pre-registration and admission is required prior to attendance.  Please note – we need to get to know your child’s unique likes/dislikes and strength; identify the right volunteer mentor and ensure we have a very good fit prior to placing them with a volunteer.

Þ When: Dec. 13, 2014 11am – 3pm

IMG_2336Þ Where: Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 10021 NE 124th St, Kirkland, WA

Þ RSVP & Pre-Registration Deadline:  Nov. 20, 2014

Þ Serving Ages: 11-18 years old

Þ Cost: Free

IMG_2388To learn more please visit Gift Of Time – Spectrum Respite & Recreation. Space is limited; please pre-register your son or daughter today! Registration does not guarantee a place in the program.

This event is made possible through the generous sponsorship by an anonymous donor, and we couldn’t do it without the support, space and volunteers from our amazing friends at Holy Spirit Lutheran Church in Kirkland, WA.  


_MG_7032To register: download a  Gift-of-Time-Spectrum-Respite-and-Recreation-Intake-Form and e-mail completed application to info@WashingtonAutismAdvocacy.org

If you’re not already a member of Washington Autism Alliance & Advocacy please complete this registration form.

IMG_2346Volunteers please fill out Family Services Volunteer Survey

For more information, please e-mail us:  info@WashingtonAutismAdvocacy.org.








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