Asperger's/Autism Adult Support and Self-Advocacy Group

Held 3rd Tuesday of each month 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation, in the Schnirring 2E Board Room.

Our support and self-advocacy group is open to anyone 18 and older who has any autism spectrum diagnosis, or who suspects they may be on autism spectrum, has not been diagnosed, and wants to learn more about it. No formal diagnosis is necessary.

New members may invite a family member or friend to accompany them to the meetings if they wish to do so. There is no charge for participation in this group.

For more information, call facilitator Debi Edmund, 217 793-2587. Email:

The Autism Clinic at Hope, "Make and Take Visual Supports"

Learn about the importance of visual supports and how to use them. Participants will have an opportunity to make a visual support and learn resources for how to make them on their own. Held at The Autism Clinic at Hope, Noll Medical Pavilion, 5220 S. Sixth Street, Springfield, IL, November 9, from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

HIV Care Connect's Monthly Support Group Meeting

Meets every third Thursday of the month in Springfield. Terry Beard, Peer Advocate, leads a support group for Persons Living with HIV/AIDS. If you would like to reserve a spot at the next meeting please contact your case manager for more information or Terry Beard at (217) 545-6147.


SCIL Support Group List - Click here 


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