Category: Autism Awareness

Total 14 Posts

New Group: Treehouse Movie Group

New Group for families to enjoy movies in an autism friendly environment. Jess from Tricky Trims, and Geelong Headlice Service (Proud Silver Sponsors of Treehouse Geelong) has done an amazing job of putting together this new group. Treehouse movie group is all about movies!!!! Lots of children on the spectrum

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Treehouse Cafe a welcoming space for all

The Geelong Advertiser ran this article on the opening of the Treehouse Cafe Geelong, the first Autism Friendly Cafe. Scroll down to see Princess Aspien’s video shot at the opening. Transcription of the article: A Geelong coffee spot is spruking itself as Australia’s first Autism-friendly Cafe. The Treehouse Cafe Geelong, tucked

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Westfield Geelong Local Heroes

Treehouse Geelong Director Lisa Hamling has been named as one of three Westfield Geelong Local Heroes. A $10,000 grant is awarded to the affiliated organisation of each of the three Westfield Local Heroes nominated and voted for by the Geelong community. The three Westfield Geelong Local Heroes for 2018 are:

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Vote for Lisa: Westfield Finalist.

VOTE FOR TREEHOUSE’S LISA HAMLING TO BE OUR WESTFIELD LOCAL HERO!!!! Lisa is the Director of Treehouse Autism Family Support. The Treehouse is a not for profit, parent run organisation offering peer support and friendship for families living with Autism. Lisa has worked tirelessly as a volunteer, helping people living

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Big Night Out Fundraiser

The Big Night Out Fundraiser was a great success and a fantastic night was had by all. With great guest speakers, entertainment and food, it was an excellent night to meet others within the community and learn much more about supporting those on the spectrum. We look forward to making

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Life Animated

Have you heard of the documentary Life Animated? Based on his father’s book, it tells the story of Owen Suskind, an autistic boy who was non-verbal as a young child but who had a great love of Disney films.  One day his parents came to realise that Owen knew all

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