Goldfields Library, Bendigo
BAAG has previously selected $5,000 worth of books and DVD’s and donated them to the Goldfields Central Library to add to their collection. There are books and DVD’s for different ages and stages of life covering many different topics and circumstances. In March 2015, BAAG donated a further $1500 worth of books and DVD’s to enhance the Bendigo Library Autism Spectrum Resources. AMAZE (previously Autism Victoria) also donated resources from their former library to the Bendigo Library in 2015.
Click here to go to the North Central Goldfields Library site.
St Luke’s Innovative Resources
St Luke’s Innovative Resources have a good range of recommended reading and are happy to order in any books they don’t have in stock.
St Luke’s Innovative Resources, 137 McCrae St, Bendigo, Phone: 03 5442 0500
Click here for St Luke’s Innovative Resources website
Local Services Guide – Bendigo
Compiled by Marie Whitrow, Local Key Facilitator for Positive Partnerships – Loddon Mallee
Click here to download the Guide
These articles are provided by:
Dr Ken Armstrong, Senior Community Paediatrician, Bendigo Community Health Services
If you’d like to receive regular academic articles on ASDs and be placed on Dr Armstrong’s ASD Data Base
Click on the following to view a summary of ASD research that was presented at the Autism Victoria Research Forum in 2009.
Australian Autism Sites:
- www.clrsasd.org.au 37:37
- www.youtube.com/watch?v=_S35NDMuoJ4 (Video: Essentials for Educators: High Functioning Autism & Asperger Syndrome 37.36 minutes) This comes from America but may be useful to watch and share with teachers of some ASD children
children_with_disabilities/ children_with_disability.html Raising Children Network – the Australian parenting website. There are many tabs and links on this website. To find some autism links quickly, go to the site and type ASD or autism into the search bar to see the information and links available.
- www.icannetwork.com.au This website has links to camps for teenagers and other activities run by I CAN.