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Respite

Saturday, June 27th, 2015 from 12:30pm to 4:30pm

About

Positions7 Remaining
ApprovalOrganizer will approve registrants
Close DateJune 24th, 2015 or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Description
Come participate in fun activities with kiddos while parents have the opportunity to take some time to themselves! Parents will drop their children off at 1:00 p.m. and volunteers and staff from ABA Today will provide a safe, fun, inclusive environment for the children until parents pick them back up at 4:00 p.m.

***Since this event is for families that have children with Autism, the staff from ABA Today will provide a free, one-time training for volunteers prior to the event. This training is mandatory, once you've been trained you can volunteer for all future Respite dates. 

This event give parents the opportunity to take a much needed break! Words can't express how much they appreciate it!
Requirements
Must have a negative TB skin test on file, complete a background check through Easter Seals, and attend the mandatory training before the event.
PerksHelping parents take care of themselves as care-takers, providing fun, inclusive social opportunities for kids with special needs, sharing your time and talents with individuals that appreciate you!
Parking DetailsThere are plenty of spaces in our lot but please leave the front two rows open for families.
CausesAdvocacy & Human Rights Children & Youth Community Disabled
SkillsArts and Crafts Care Taker
GivePulse
3 Positions Filled | 2 Impacts | 8 Hours

Location: 1611 Headway Circle, Building 2, Austin, TX 78754