Massachusetts Chapter

TACA Massachusetts holds meetings, Coffee Talks and family events throughout the year. Our meetings 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.

Massachusetts Events

Friday, December 9

Teen/Adult Virtual Parent Meeting

1:00 PM EST

Parents with Teens & Adults - Let’s get together virtually with TACA and plan for the Holidays. TACA mentors will be sharing ideas to help your family this holiday season. Ideas including special food, family gatherings, gift ideas for your sensory seeker (or avoider!) and lots more will be shared and discussed. You don’t have to come up with every great idea yourself! Every attendee will receive handouts with Holiday tips and family letter to give to family and friends who might appreciate a little extra detail about how to help your child make the most of this holiday season. Registration will close shortly before the event. An email with the log in information will be sent to you the day of the event.

Wednesday, December 14

National Virtual Parent Meeting

7:30 PM EST

Happy Holidays TACA Families! Join our National Support Meeting this month where we will talk self-care and share tips for a smoother holiday season and school break. You can share resources with others, join the conversation or just listen in, everyone is welcome as we explore all things autism and the holiday season! Registration will close shortly before the event. An email with the log in information will be sent to you the day of the event.

Saturday, December 17

Cookie Decorating Family Event

2:00 - 4:00 PM EST
Location: Duke’s ‘Gluten Free’ Bakery
1082 Davol St.
Fall River, MA 02720

Join TACA Massachusetts at Duke’s Gluten Free Bakery for a holiday cookie decorating family event. Included with your RSVP is a copy of the SCD cookbook The SCD for Autism and ADHD: A Reference and Dairy-Free Cookbook for the Specific Carbohydrate Diet™ by Pamela Ferro & Raman Prasad. Space is limited! There is a $5 fee for each child decorating cookies. An RSVP is required to attend this event.
Special thanks to Sunwest Mortgage Company, Inc. for sponsoring this event.

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