Autism & Aspergers Syndrome

Aspergers Syndrome
  • Richmond Aspergers Group – A support group for parents of children with Aspergers Syndrome. They meet monthly at the River City Diner on Parham and I-95, from 7-9pm in the evening. Meetings are for adults with AS, parents and children over age 10, for support, discussion, education, parent advocacy and adult self-advocacy. There is also a West End/North Chesterfield group that meets at the Positive Vibe Cafe off Forest Hill. The meetings are the 3rd Tuesday of every month from 6:30-8:30, and welcome parents of Aspies of all ages, kids 10+, and adults with Asperger’s as a support group. Parents network to discuss behavioral challenges, schools, IEPs, doctors, assessments, and transition strategies for teens moving from school into the job market. The web address is You have to join the group, but it’s free.