Maryland & Washington, DC Chapter

TACA Maryland/DC 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.

Maryland & Washington, DC Events

Thursday, July 7

TACA Virtual Parent Meeting - Teens & Adults

7:30 PM EDT
Location: YOUR COMPUTER

Families with Teens and Adults - Let’s get together virtually with TACA. Together, we’ll share questions and challenges to help gather ideas and resources for your journey as well. Sharing your experiences with other families on the autism journey will have us all leaving with a lot of learning and a lot of HOPE!  Registration will close shortly before the event. An email with the log in information will be sent to you the day of the event.

Thursday, July 14

Coffee Talk

7:00 - 9:00 PM EDT
Location: Panera Bread
8125 Ritchie Hwy
Pasadena, MD 21122

Grab a cup of coffee and join us for in-person support of Hope and Help. Share your ideas and meet other parents on the autism journey. We would love to see you there! An RSVP is required to attend this in person event.

Tuesday, July 26

East Virtual Parent Meeting

4:00 PM EDT
Location: YOUR COMPUTER

Families in the East – Join us virtually as we talk about all things autism! Whether you are new to the autism journey or have been on the journey for several years, we welcome you to join the discussion! Find support and hope with the TACA team and learn how to troubleshoot common issues that arise throughout the journey. Registration will close shortly before the event. An email with the log in information will be sent to you the day of the event.

Thursday, July 28

TACA National Parent Meeting Family Support Panel: Puberty

7:30 PM EDT
Location: YOUR COMPUTER

TACA will host a virtual roundtable discussion about puberty and autism. Hear from panelists about their families’ experiences with puberty. Please note that sensitive topics such as depression, self-injury, and sexual behaviors may be discussed. Following the panel discussion, your questions will be discussed during a moderated Q&A session. Registration will close shortly before the event. An email with the log in information will be sent to you the day of the event.

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