Teens Group Mini Golf Night
Come join AV for a fun round of Mini Golf and a sausage sizzle at Yarra Bend Golf Course. See below under "getting there" for details about location. This is a very tranquil setting!
There are two 18 hole mini golf courses for you to play, the East Course is the easier of the two. It will take approximately 45 to 60 mins in groups of 4 to finish playing a round of 18 holes. You are welcome to play both courses. All equipment provided. Then enjoy a sausage sizzle and a chat with other teens.
Parents can sit on decked area overlooking the mini golf courses and enjoy the company of the other parents
For those who aren’t interested in the mini golf we will have other games to play.
Costs: $17 for AV Members, $25 Non-Members. Includes a BBQ sausage sizzle dinner (gluten free and vegetarian options provided) and equipment for mini golf. Drinks available to purchase at the bar.
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. on Friday, 22nd February, 2019
Aspergers Victoria volunteers with lived experience run all meetings and welcome new families. All group leaders have a Working With Children Check. Refer to our Groups page for more information.
Our Teen group peer leaders are very encouraging and welcoming with their peers. Please introduce any new teens to our Leaders on the night.
This group is for Aspergers Victoria members. If you are not a member you can come try the group and then join Aspergers Victoria at https://aspergersvic.org.au/join-us
Please Note: A parent or carer must stay at the venue.
Contact Details: Gayle Vermont, Groups Co-Ordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org 0412 113 105. Or for booking/payment queries write to Emma at email@example.com
Young Adults Peer Group Meeting
Come and join the Young Adults social group’s house warming for our new location. Aspergers Victoria have moved from the Nerve Centre (because it is being sold) and is now house sharing at the Power Neighbourhood House until Aspergers Victoria can find a larger and more suitable permanent location.
\We will be having a Sausage Sizzle, nibbles, drinks, games, music and lots of fun.
Cost: $5 for AV Members, $10 for Non-Members. Includes a bbq dinner and drinks (water & soft drinks only). Gluten free and vegan options provided.
What Happens on the Night? Aspergers Victoria volunteers with lived experience run the meetings and will welcome you and answer any question you may have (especially if you're new). . Nibbles will be available on arrival. You can join in whatever game or conversation takes your interest. Then the bbq will be provided and more games, drinks and music to follow!
This group is for Aspergers Victoria members. However you are welcome to attend one meeting to try before joining.
Getting There: If driving, parking is easy. On public transport, take the Glen Waverley line train to Holmesglen Railway Station (0.70 km away) or Jordanville Railway station (1.30 km away).
This page is for booking places to this event only.
Contact Details: For booking or payment inquiries - write to Emma at firstname.lastname@example.org or Gayle Vermont, Groups Co-Ordinator, email@example.com 0412 113 105.
Partners Peer Group Meeting
This month we have our first meeting at our new home at Power Neighbourhood House in Ashwood.
Our AV Partners Support Group Meetings are for adults who have (or have had) partners with Aspergers or on the autism spectrum. Couples may be formally diagnosed or not; co-habiting or not.
These meetings allow us to share experiences, offer peer support & gain information.The group also often organises enjoyable in-house activities.
Getting There: If driving, free parking is available in surrounding streets. By Public Trasport: Take the train to Homesglen station and walk about 6 minutes to the venue. There is also a route 624 Oakleigh bus that stops right out the front of the house.
Eastern Parents & Carers Peer Group Meeting
This group is a place for Parents, Grandparents and Carers (of a person with Aspergers or Autism Spectrum Disorder Level 1) to meet, share their experiences and support each other.
We have a range of parents who attend, who have children of varying ages from toddlers through to young adults. The group is structured/facilitated to allow opportunity for all attendees to talk if they wish.
Some months are focused on a topic of interest. Attendance varies from month to month, and it's great to talk to others who have been through similar challenges.
AS Adults Meet Up Group
Come and join with like-minded Aspergers adults, for our regular monthly discussion meeting. This month we wll be discussing the following topic: To be confirmed
This group is for our older Adult peer group attendees. It is more suitable for those who are aged 35 years and over, although younger adults may still attend if they wish to. (Young adults may prefer to attend the other younger adult meetings: see our event list).
This Group is for Aspergers Victoria members and has been meeting up on the 3rd Thursday of each month across each year for some time. If you are not a member you can come for one session and pay more - or join here and enjoy our member price as well as other member value and benefits as part of our community.
This page is for booking places only.
Please Note: If you have any further queries about the booking procedures or have missed the booking deadline, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Details: Colin Pickthall email@example.com
Getting There: Plenty parking in the area, or take the train to Homesglen station and walk about 6 minutes to the venue.
Meet other Aspergers women for a cuppa and a chat, gain insights and to share your experiences in a friendly, inclusive environment. Age is no limit!
Aspergers Victoria volunteers with lived experience run all meetings and welcome new attendees. Meetings are held monthly on the 3rd Saturday from February to December except public holidays.
Contact Details: Gayle Vermont firstname.lastname@example.org 0412 113 105
Getting There: If driving, free parking is available on site or in surrounding streets. By Public Trasport: Take the Glen Waveryley line train to Homeglen, or various bus routes service the station. Power Neighbourhood House is approximately a 6 minute walk from the station.
Glow Mini Golf Night
Come and join the Young Adults social group for a fun night of mini golf at GlowGolf Docklands. See below for more location information. We will be having mini golf, nibbles, drinks, games, music and lots of fun.
Cost: TBA for AV Members, TBA for Non-Members. Includes TBA. Please pay prior to attending with your registration. No cash on the night please, registration is open until the day of the event.
Getting There: GlowGolf is located at Shop NW F05 First Floor, 35 Star Cres, Docklands, in The District Docklands Shopping Centre. It is Opposite Artvo and next door to Dialogue in the Dark If driving, paid car parks can be found in the area (allow extra time) On public transport, take a train to the city e.g. Southern Cross (Marvel Stadium exit) then a tram down to the District Docklands Shopping Centre. Depending on the tram taken will decide which station to jump off at!
Teens Group Bounce Trampoline Night
Come join AV for our Teens group meeting for some serious trampolining fun at Bounce Blackburn North
Parents can enjoy the company of the other parents in the cafe areas upstairs overlooking the trampoline area below. Non-jumpers are still allowed in the jumping area.
For those who aren’t sure about trampolining, they may still wander through with the group to watch others hone their skills, or strike up a board game in the upstairs cafe area (we will bring a few games).
Costs: TBC AV Members, TBC Non-Members. Includes: TBC.
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. on Friday, 26th April, 2019
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