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Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo
219 Bryant Street
Buffalo, NY 14222

Stroke and Neurosurgery

Autism Spectrum Disorders
Parent Group

In collaboration with the Center for Autism Support and Education, The Children’s Guild Foundation Autism Spectrum Disorder Center offers a monthly support group for parents of children with autism spectrum disorders. Meetings are typically held on the second Wednesday of each month at the Parent Network, 1000 Main St., Buffalo, NY.  Attached is the PDF about the group and dates. 

Download the latest Parent Group flyer

Moderated by:

Kathy Ralabate Doody, PhD
Parent of child with autism
Instructor, Exceptional Education at Buffalo State; PhD candidate at University at Buffalo
  Jana Mertz,MBA
Program Coordinator
The Children’s Guild Foundation
Autism Spectrum Disorder Center
Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo


Provide a welcoming environment for parents and other caregivers of children with autism spectrum disorders to meet, share experiences, ask questions and receive support.


6:30 – 8:30 PM – Light refreshments will be served.


Monthly on Wednesdays – dates for 2013:

January 9
February 13
March 13
April 10
May 8
June 12
July 10
August 14
September 11
October 9
November 13 
December 11


EPIC/Parent Network of WNY 1000 Main St., Buffalo, NY 14202


FREE Parking behind the building


Space is limited so reservations are greatly appreciated.
Please call: (716) 878-7600 or e-mail: jmertz@kaleidahealth.org


If you are interested in attending but have transportation or other barriers that would limit your participation, please let us know.