Local Support Groups
T21: Athens Area Down Syndrome SupportMeets semi-monthly on Monday evenings; support & information for families raising a child with Down syndrome.
6:00 – 7:30 pm
Faith Presbyterian Church
2191 Mars Hill Road, Watkinsville
Contact Amy McCollum firstname.lastname@example.org or
Debra email@example.com or (706) 461-3592
Athens Area ADHD Support GroupMeets periodically in Oconee/Athens area; speakers share information and parents can interact.
Georgia Asperger’s Organization
Meets in Winder; also plans community activities in Athens area
Contact Marcia Singson
SPECTRUM Autism SupportMonthly support groups, family events, and much more.
Gwinnett area - Duluth
Support & sharing for parents & caregivers of people with developmental disabilities, offered through ESP (Extra Special People) in Watkinsville.
Visit www.extraspecialpeople.com for schedule and information
Also a Facebook group! Search "ESParents"
Parenting Quirky Kids - Athens
Facebook group for parents of children with ADHD, OCD, behavioral issues, Asperger's, etc. Search "Parenting Quirky Kids-Athens".