ASPIA

Our objective, as listed on our Application for Incorporation of Association:

  • To provide supportive information and contacts for partners of adults with Asperger's Syndrome

Our principal activities, as listed on our Application:

  • Answering enquiries
  • Providing information and newsletters
  • Organising and holding support group meetings and seminars
  • Promoting awareness within community about Asperger's Syndrome in adults and marriage.

Disclaimer

ASPIA is a support group and information source for those who are involved in or interested in marriage and long-term relationships with adults with Asperger's Syndrome (or suspected of having Asperger's Syndrome). At no time has ASPIA claimed, nor does ASPIA claim, to be providing professional advice to its members and enquirers. Whilst all care is taken to share information from reliable sources, ASPIA does not take responsibility for the way this information is implemented in personal situations. At all times ASPIA encourages partners and other affected individuals to seek professional advice relevant to their individual situation from a qualified practitioner such as a psychologist, psychiatrist or counsellor.

Our Executive Committee

  • Co-Founder, President and Treasurer: Carol
  • Co-Founder, Vice-President and Secretary: Lyn

Incorporation

Date of Incorporation: 29 July 2005

From 7 June 2003 until our incorporation we were operating informally under the name GRASP Partner Support Group.

Meetings

We meet monthly (except January) on the first Saturday of the month, 1:30pm for a 2pm start – finish at 5pm, at Burwood RSL Club, 96 Shaftesbury Road, Burwood (NSW). Free parking on site or in the street. $10 for non-members; $5 for members. Please note that for those who live in the Strathfield/Burwood region the club will require you to join Burwood RSL Club to enter the premises. The joining fee is only about $2.00. The rest of us can enter as "guests". Our meetings are held on Level 1 of the club.

Contact ASPIA

Phone: 0432 507 828
Postal: PO Box 57, MACARTHUR SQUARE LPO, MACARTHUR NSW 2560
Email: info@aspia.org.au

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Updated: June 27, 2015
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