Paragon Autism Services is proud to host community events on a monthly basis. Tina Bialecki, BCaBA/LaBA is our Director of Community Outreach and Education. Tina oversees all of our community outreach and education efforts. She can be reached at 540-479-3889 or Tina@paragonautismservices.com.
Paragon Autism Services hosts a Special Needs Family Fun Night on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 5P.M. -7 P.M. at KD’z Kidz World. The event is open to all children with disabilities and their siblings. There is no admission fee for this event. Registration for the event is required. Please RSVP at the following link – https://www.eventbrite.com/o/paragon-autism-services-7874618153
Paragon Autism Services and the YMCA have partnered to provide our Finding Friends Special Needs Playgroup. The playgroup was created for children with special needs and their siblings ages 2 to 5 to provide the opportunity to play, socialize, and have fun through small center activities and gross motor group activities. This event is the 1st Wednesday of each month from 1 P.M. – 2 P.M. at the Massad Branch YMCA located at 212 Butler Rd., Falmouth, VA 22405 This event is free for YMCA members and $5 per class for children who are not members. When registering, ask if your child could qualify for a reduced membership. Prior registration is preferred and can be obtained by contacting the Massad Branch YMCA at: 540-371-9622
Paragon Autism Services and the Central Rappahannock Regional Library have partnered to provide our Creative Minds group. This is a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) based program for children with special needs and their siblings in grades K through 6. Rotating themed activities allow children to explore their world at their own pace and explore science, art, and building centers. This is a free program and is held on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 4 P.M. to 5 P.M. at the Salem Church Library Branch located at 2607 Salem Church Rd., Fredericksburg, VA 22407. No RSVP required for this event.
Paragon Autism Services is committed to the education of the autism community. Throughout the year we will provide trainings to promote community awareness and autism education. In 2019 our training topics will include the IEP process, facilitating communication, increasing socialization and changing behavior. These trainings will be offered at no cost to family members of children with special needs. Please RSVP and find more information at the following link – https://www.eventbrite.com/o/paragon-autism-services-7874618153
Paragon is also available to consult and provide training for professionals and school systems. Throughout 2018 and 2019 we had the privilege of presenting our training “Integrating Children with Special Needs into the Preschool Setting” to over 150 local preschool teachers. For more information about our preschool training or other community trainings contact Tina Bialecki. Our Community trainings are developed and presented by Tina Bialecki, BCaBA, our Director of Community Outreach and Education.
Creative Minds – Special Needs STEAM Group 4:00 pm
Creative Minds – Special Needs STEAM Group @ Salem Church Library
Sep 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Paragon Autism Service’s Special Needs Night at KD’z Kidz World 5:00 pm
Paragon Autism Service’s Special Needs Night at KD’z Kidz World @ KD'z Kidz World
Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
From 5:00-7:00 PM on the third Wednesday of each month, Paragon Autism Services hosts a free, special-needs night for children with disabilities and their siblings at KD’z Kidz World in Stafford, VA. The event is[...]
Rappahannock Area Autism Council’s (RAAC) Lunch and Learn 12:00 pm
Rappahannock Area Autism Council’s (RAAC) Lunch and Learn @ Disability Resource Center
Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
The Autism Lunch & Learn sessions are meant to provide an opportunity for families and caregivers of individuals diagnosed along the autism spectrum to exchange information and ask questions of professionals providing treatment or services[...]