Good Friend Inc
Rating: 5 stars 1 1 review 172
407 N. Grand Ave. Waukesha WI 53186 USA
To create autism awareness, teach acceptance of differences, and foster empathy for students with ASD among their typically-developing peers.
We have provided services directly to over 30,000 people, and reach thousands more annually with our original, award-winning films for elementary ("We ALL Fit", 2014) and middle school ("Choosing To Be a GFF", 2011) students.
Typically-developing students (peers) in grades K-8; plus staff in education and related fields who work with children from birth to 15 years old.
Direct beneficiaries per year:
Geographic areas served:
staff in-services for EC/pre-K programs, summer camps, sports/rec programs, elementary & middle schools; awareness & sensitivity workshops for medical & dental staff and related service providers; student training for ages 4-15 through Peer Sensitivity Workshops (K-5th grade), Individual Classroom Presentations (6th-8th grade), and general assemblies; plus Sibshops, for children aged 8-13 who have a sibling with a brain-based disability.
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1 person found this review helpful
Good Friend Inc. is awesome! Knowing how to interact with people who are wired differently than you are used to can be intimidating for everyone. My son was taught how to be a Good Friend to all of his buddies. What a gift! These ladies are the best!