Pre-Conference Workshop Now Available

Singapore, 13 January 2017 — The Autism Training and Certification Programme scheduled for 16 & 17 March 2017 will now include a pre-conference workshop on Wednesday evening, 15 March 2017.

SAAC Launches New Heritage Totes with SilkAir

Singapore, 5 December 2016 — St. Andrew's Autism Centre (SAAC) is partnering SilkAir to exclusively feature two new tote bags with a cause. Now from till 28 February 2017, passengers on SilkAir flights or visitors to SilkAir's online SkyShop would have the option of purchasing canvas totes entitled Windows to my World and Peaceful Waves that feature artworks by students and clients of SAAC.

New Dates for Autism Certification Training

Singapore, 16 November 2016 — The Autism Training and Certification Programme initially slated to be held on 1-2 December 2016 will now be rescheduled for 16 & 17 March 2017.

Young Brothers Run for Autism Again

Singapore, 8 November 2016 — For the sixth consecutive year, the Khor brothers, Daniel (aged 9) and Ethan (aged 8), will be participating in Standard Chartered Marathon Singapore Kids’ Dash to raise funds and awareness for autism.

SAAC Art Exhibition Hits the Heartlands

Singapore, 7 November 2016 — What is art to you? Is there more to it than its aesthetic value? For children, youths, and adults enrolled at St. Andrew's Autism Centre (SAAC), art is a way for them to develop their communications and social skills.

Workshop on Effective Strategies for Teaching Students with Autism

Singapore, 12 July 2016 — St. Andrew's Autism Centre (SAAC), in partnership with the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES), will be hosting a workshop on effective strategies for teaching students with autism on 8 and 9 September 2016. To be held at SAAC's premises at 1 Elliot Road, this will be the first workshop customised for educators and caregivers of students with autism.

DAC Family Day Mini Carnival

Singapore, 25 May 2016 — For the first time, this year’s DAC Family Day, themed “I Am Able”, will include a mini carnival open to members of the public. The carnival will feature games, booths retailing items made by DAC clients or grown through the DAC Urban Farming programme, and a car wash service, for which some of the DAC clients have been trained.

Seminar: ABA as an approach for people with Autism

Singapore, 9 May 2016 — St. Andrew’s Adult Autism Services (SAAAS), a service of St. Andrew’s Autism Centre (SAAC), is organising a seminar entitled, “Applied Behaviour Analysis as an approach for people with Autism Spectrum Disorder”. Conducted by Dr Rebekah Wood, a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst Doctoral Level since 2005, the seminar will be held at SAAC’s premises at 1 Elliot Road, from 2.30 to 5.00pm on Saturday, 4 June 2016.

Open House @ SAAC

Singapore, 30 March 2016 — St. Andrew’s Autism Centre (SAAC) is inviting its neighbours, friends, partners and the community at large to enter the world of a person with autism, with a Concert and Open House this Saturday.

Autism Training and Certification Returns to SAAC

Singapore, 12 January 2016 — St. Andrew’s Autism Centre (SAAC), in partnership with the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES), will conduct the Autism Training and Certification course on 17 and 18 March 2016. To be held at SAAC’s premises at 1 Elliot Road, the sessions in March will be the second time that the course will be take place in Singapore.

Marching Towards Inclusion

Singapore, 6 November 2015 — For the third year running, St. Andrew’s Autism Centre (SAAC) supported the Purple Parade by participating in both the Contingent and Carnival segments.