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Hong Kong ASD Conference 2017: Family Support & Development

January 9 @ 8:30 am - 6:00 pm HKT

The Hong Kong ASD Conference 2017 is the second annual signature event organised by JC A-Connect: Jockey Club Autism Support Network, which aims at enhancing support for families with a member on the autism spectrum. The Conference seeks to promote effective and evidence-informed support for individuals with ASD and their family members. It will also serve as a platform for experts, professionals, educators, caregivers, and interested parties to share their work and insights.

With “Family Support and Development” as its theme, this Conference will focus on support services currently available to families of the autism community as well as its future development. Participants will:

  • learn the international landscape of family support service development from a world renowned expert, Dr. Andy Shih, Senior Vice President, Scientific Affairs of Autism Speaks;
  • learn about the latest trends and development in services to support families and caregivers of individuals with ASD in Hong Kong and other Chinese communities; and
  • have opportunities to share with other stakeholders and discuss research findings, good practices, and services through presentations and forums.

For full details and registration, please visit – http://www.socsc.hku.hk/hkasd2017/

Details

Date:
January 9
Time:
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.socsc.hku.hk/hkasd2017/

Organizer

Jockey Club Autism Support Network
Phone:
+852 3917-1224
Email:
aconnect@hku.hk
Website:
http://www.socsc.hku.hk/JCA-Connect/

Venue

Centennial Campus of The University of Hong Kong
9/F., Knowles Building, Pokfulam Road Hong Kong + Google Map
Phone:
+852 2859-2437
Website:
http://www4.hku.hk/cecampus/eng/index.php

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