Lennox & Addington County Autism Network is a volunteer, parent-led support group for all individuals and their loved ones with exceptionalities.
Our mission is to provide awareness, acceptance and inclusion as we support our community, fellow agencies and partner to provide resources, support and information for those who need it most.
Our vision as a not-for-profit organization, is to provide opportunities to individuals living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). We strive to allow everyone living with ASD to have equal opportunities and achieve their fullest potential in life.
LACAN is an incorporated organization located in Napanee, Ontario we hope to soon be recognized as a registered charity.
Charitable tax receipts will be issued for donations over $20. (awaiting charitable status)
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that impacts brain development causing most individuals to experience communication difficulty, delayed social interactions, repetitive behaviour and restricted interest in a variety of activities.
The term “spectrum” refers to a continuum of severity. Children and adults with ASD have particular characteristics in common, but the conditions cover a wide spectrum.
To join this private group click the link below:
Volunteer time, donate supplies or you have a fundraising initiative? These are all good ways to support your community and individuals with autism.
Check out these resources our families found helpful along their journey. YouTube can be a helpful/educational resource at times. Please share your favourite links!
Looking forward to connecting with you, let us know how we can help:
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