autism resources

PARENT SUPPORT GROUPS

 

CASPER (Care and Share Parents Ever Resilient)

Contact: casperpsg@yahoo.com.sg

 

Family Inclusion Network (FIN)

www.finsingapore.com

Contact: info@finsingapore.com

 

Hope for the Journey

Organise a variety of programs for families with special needs. Meet twice a month.  

Communicate via a closed Facebook group.

Contact: Cindy (96698055) or Siew Kim (91133597)

 

St. Andrew’s Autism Centre

http://www.saac.org.sg/index.php/programmes/parent-support-group


Shoulders-SG Ltd

http://www.shoulders-sg.org/

 

 

AUTISM FRIENDLY PROGRAMMES

 

Faith Kidz

For children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) aged 4-12.

Sundays 11am

Venue: New Creation Church

Marina Bay Sands Ballrooms


Contact: Lucy Tan at 9667 7579

 

Jesus for All Minds (JAMS) Church

Ministry to the intellectually disadvantaged. Transport provided.

Venue: City Harvest Church

Saturdays

10.30am, Suntec Singapore, L7: Room 606-F

11am, Jurong West St 91, L4: Children’s Church Hall

Sundays

11am, Jurong West St 91, L4: Chinese Church Hall

Contact: info@chc.org.sg

Web link: https://www.chc.org.sg/#!jams-church/


Minds in Christ (Mint)

Saturdays (except for 1st Saturday of the month) 2- 5 pm

Caters to persons with special needs from 13 years of age onwards. Transport provided.

Venue: Faith Community Baptist Church (FCBC)

4th Floor, Touchcentre, 3 Marine Parade Central, Singapore 449409

Contact: Lay Khim at lkhimg@msn.com or call 9221 2421.

Web link: https://www.fcbc.org.sg/our-ministries/mint-touching-and-transforming-special-lives

 

Praise! Special Children Outreach (PSCO)

Sundays 5pm - 6.15pm

Venue: Plaza Hall, Wesley Methodist Church

5 Fort Canning Road Singapore (179493)

Contact: Winnie Lim at  winniel@wesleymc.org  or 68378613

Web link: http://cm.wesleymc.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=33&Itemid=126

 

Rainbow of Hope

Special Needs Sunday School

Sundays 11am -12pm

Sunday service starts at 10am. Special needs persons can join the service for the 1st hour before proceeding to Sunday School. Lunch will be provided around 12pm, after service and Sunday School have ended.

Venue: Chapel of Christ Our Hope

St Andrew’s Autism Centre

1 Elliot Road Singapore 458686

Contact: cch.office@ymail.com / 65173501

 

Shalomkids


For children with ASD 6 -16 years old

Saturdays 2.30 - 4pm

Venue: Prayer Hall C, Basement 1, St Andrew's Cathedral

11 St Andrew's Road Singapore 178959

Contact: Mr Hali Leonardi at hambali@cathedral.org.sg or call 63376104 (ext 143)

Web link: http://cathedral.org.sg/shalom-kids


The Lord’s Garden Sunday School

Sundays 11am -12pm

Venue: Telok Ayer Chinese Methodist Church

61 Wishart Road (Off Telok Blangah Road), Singapore 098716

Contact: admin@tacmc.org.sg / 6278 1323


Runninghour

A jogging club for people with special needs.

Tuesdays 7pm -8.30pm - Outdoor run/ walk (Stadium to Barrage & U Turn)

Thursdays 7pm -8.30pm - Circuit training (100 PLUS Promenade)

> Meeting point (for Tue & Thu): Stadium MRT Exit A, 6.45pm

Saturdays - Different venue every week (check website/Facebook)

Contact: admin@runninghour.com or call Jan at 90505398

http://www.runninghour.com/



USEFUL LINKS



Beautiful Mind Music Academy

Free music training for children with special needs, 8 to 19 years old

http://www.sgbeautifulmind.org/?page_id=1124



Developmental Disability Registry

Discounts for special needs 

https://www.ncss.gov.sg/GatewayPages/Social-Services/Children-and-Youth-with-Special-Needs/DDR-ID-Card



Early Intervention Programs for Infants & Children (EIPIC)

Therapy & educational support for 6-year-old & below

https://www.sgenable.sg/uploads/EIPIC%20Service%20Matrix.pdf


Integrated Childcare Programme (ICCP)

Childcare centres allowing children with special needs to learn with neurotypical peers 

https://www.sgenable.sg/uploads/ICCP%20Service%20Matrix.pdf




Let's Play Lah

Playdates for children with special needs, organised by a group of special educators

https://www.facebook.com/letsplayla/



Move to Learn

5-min exercise videos 

http://www.movetolearnms.org/how-do-i-do-it/fitness-videos-4-6/



Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA)

Free horse-riding therapy for persons with disability

http://rdasingapore.org/



Special Education (SPED) Schools

SPED schools run by Voluntary Welfare Organisations 

https://www.moe.gov.sg/education/special-education/list-of-sped-schools




Special Olympics Singapore

Sports programmes for the intellectually disabled, 8 years and above

http://www.specialolympics.org.sg/



Special Student Care Centre (SSCC)

Before-and after-school care services for students with special needs aged 7 to 18

https://www.sgenable.sg/uploads/SSCC%20Service%20Matrix.pdf



Very Special Arts

Drama & art classes for special needs

http://www.vsa.org.sg/courses/