Support Groups



Local Support Groups

T21: Athens Area Down Syndrome Support
Meets 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 amccollum@oconeeschools.org or
Debra debradelsesto@charter.net or (706) 461-3592

Athens Area ADHD Support Group
Meets periodically in Oconee/Athens area; speakers share information and parents can interact.
http://www.facebook.com/AthensAreaADHD

Georgia Asperger’s Organization
Meets in Winder; also plans community activities in Athens area
Contact Marcia Singson
770-307-0672        
www.georgiaaspergersorganization.org


SPECTRUM Autism Support
Monthly support groups, family events, and much more.
Gwinnett area - Duluth
http://www.atl-spectrum.com

ESParents
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".

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