Illinois Chapter

TACA Illinois holds Autism Learning Seminars, Coffee Talks and family events throughout the year. Our seminars feature educational speakers on important topics for ASD families. Our Coffee Talks and family events provide more settings where families can informally network, share resources and speak with seasoned parents.

Illinois Events

Sunday, July 15

Coffee Talk

3:30 - 5:00 PM
Panera
751 Roosevelt Rd
Glen Ellyn 60137

Come to us with your biggest concerns, topics that interest you or daily struggles you may need help with and in a moderated, roundtable style discussion we will address the hottest issues and pick the brains of families that have been there. Come for referrals, advice, recipes, resources and learn from the experiences of others. We each can’t know everything, but when we come together great things happen!

TBA

Coffee Talk

9:30 - 11:00 AM
Whole Foods
750 N. Martingale Rd
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Come to us with your biggest concerns, topics that interest you or daily struggles you may need help with and in a moderated, roundtable style discussion we will address the hottest issues and pick the brains of families that have been there. Come for referrals, advice, recipes, resources and learn from the experiences of others. We each can’t know everything, but when we come together great things happen!

TBA

Coffee Talk

9:45 - 11:15 AM
Panera
(corner of Route 59 and Canton Rd)
2360 South Route 59
Plainfield, IL 60586

A TACA Coffee Talk is where you can come to talk about all things autism! Whether you are new to the autism journey or have been on the journey for several years, there is a place for you at the TACA table. Come join us for coffee and conversation as we help each other to find the answers for our families.

TBA

Coffee Talk

9:30 - 11:00 AM
Daily Projects
124 S. Randall Rd
Algonquin, IL 60102

TACA Coffee Talks offer time for connecting with other parents. Find out how to make the most of your summer from the experiences of other families. Summer is a great time to start something new for your child, whether it’s the GFCF Diet or a new behavioral strategy or even an outside game. TACA Mentors and Parents offer referrals, advice, shared experiences, recipes and more to help you on this autism journey with your child.

Don't Know Where to Start?

Try our Autism Journey Blueprints!
These were created as a quick introduction reference guide for families on the autism journey.

Other Ways We Can Help

TACA provides education, support and hope to the autism community.