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Online “Open” Discussion/Support Group for Adults over 50, 9/12/22, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM ET

September 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm, Free

DESCRIPTION: Are you an adult, over age 50, who identifies as an individual with an Asperger or related autism spectrum profile?  This group is a place for those over 50, to discuss a previously agreed to topic and share the unique concerns and issues that come with later awareness, in an atmosphere of support and understanding.

WHEN: Monday, September 12, 2022

TIME: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM (social hour), 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM ET (meeting)

WHERE: Online via Zoom

FACILITATORS:  Anastasia O’Melveny and Victor Skowronski

Newcomers: Prior to attending a meeting, please send an email to group facilitator Anastasia O’Melveny (anastasia.omelveny@aane.org). She will send additional information and will answer any questions you many have about the group.

COST: Free

CAPACITY: 40 participants


Newcomers: Advanced registration is required.

Returning Members: Advanced registration is appreciated.

After you have registered, an automatic confirmation email is sent. The Zoom link to the meeting will be sent by the facilitator the day of the meeting.  Registrants who do not receive the confirmation email should check their email spam folder. Registration closes the Friday before the meeting.


AUDIENCE: AANE Adult Support Groups, Social Groups, and events are intended for post-high school adults on the spectrum who are able to self-regulate AND independently participate in activities without the assistance of a dedicated caretaker.

EVENT & GROUP INFORMATION: Most of AANE programming is currently online. The following terms are used for different audience specifications:

  • “Open” events/groups may have different participants joining from session to session and “Closed” events/groups have the same participants for a set number of sessions.

CODES OF CONDUCT: Participants at AANE events are expected to act respectfully toward other participants and group facilitators. AANE reserves the right to deny admission, ask an individual participant to leave, or remove participants from the event/program for inappropriate or disrespectful behavior. For more information see FAQS.

TECHNICAL SUPPORT: The online platform for the event/program will be listed in the confirmation email from AANE. For assistance with Zoom, please visit the Zoom Help Center prior to the event to become familiar with the platform.

DISCLAIMER: The resources and information shared within AANE support groups are for informational and educational purposes only and are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical or mental health advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Our hope is that these resources will provide you with useful connections as you navigate your journey of discovery and connection. AANE makes no warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of the information shared within the group.


September 12
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Nancy Schwartz, AANE