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14 Aug 2018, 2:50 pm

If anyones in London and would like to join a Meetup group which originated from this site.

Check out Informal Meetups for Autistic Adults http://meetu.ps/c/2Lgfl/zfVDr/d on Meetup



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18 Aug 2018, 8:16 pm

Are there any secular groups run by and for people on the spectrum in the Atlanta area? Googling yields nothing that meets either criterion, let alone both.

I got a formal dx a couple of months ago and have been slowly processing it. AS/ASD had been suspected for years but because some psych professionals took me seriously and some didn't, it was easy for me to stay somewhat in denial until I got a formal eval. I went into tech thinking it would eliminate the need to pass as NT to be able to survive. That assumption was only somewhat correct, unfortunately.



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16 Feb 2019, 7:42 pm

For anyone in North Alabama, I have started a group in Huntsville.
Here is the Facebook group used for scheduling and announcing events: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2001293243513806/



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21 Feb 2019, 5:23 am

Is this about meeting people from this website?



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07 Mar 2019, 10:40 am

caThar4G wrote:
Is this about meeting people from this website?

From what I gather scrolling through previous pages of this post, yes. But it's also about just meeting other aspies in your area. A lot of meetups are organized on meetup.com where anyone can find and join a group, so it's not limited to people on the forum.



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28 Apr 2019, 12:48 pm

I’m thinking I might start something in Northeast Ohio. Anyone interested?


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20 May 2019, 4:02 pm

autiedidact wrote:
Are there any secular groups run by and for people on the spectrum in the Atlanta area? Googling yields nothing that meets either criterion, let alone both.

There is a group in Atlanta. GCA Metro Atlanta. They have a website and a Facebook group.



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07 Jun 2019, 3:45 pm

'The San Francisco Aspergers Self Help Meetup' (AASHM) group meets monthly. The next meeting is Saturday, June 8, 2019.

Any experiences with AASHM?



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22 Jun 2019, 10:10 am

Hi there,

Does anyone know about meetups/groups in the DMV area? (DC, MD, VA, just to be sure) I am really new to the area and do not know many people and would like to meet some likeminded people around, preferably in a non-awkward setting. :)
If you know anything, please let me know. Any suggestions on how to meet new people easily, even if I am socially awkward are very welcome. I am interested in how you make new friends and meet new people.
Thank you!

Emily



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01 Aug 2019, 6:19 pm

I'm planning to start a Meetup group here in Queens (NYC) in the not-too-distant future, but I'd like to build up a small critical mass of interested people first. I've already found a few interested people from the already-existing support groups I attend in Manhattan.

If you are interested, please PM me.

The location is accessible to the following public transportation: Q37 bus, Q10 bus, A train (Lefferts Blvd branch), J train. It is also indirectly accessible from the E or F train (via the Q37) and most LIRR lines (via the J train, from Jamaica station). The location also has a parking lot.


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05 Nov 2019, 2:20 pm

Hi i'm in the midlands at the momentop. I live on a barge. It's been 6 mths . My mum let ithe be known I havexpect aspergers while. It hasn't helped. She now gets it. I need a friend as there'seems a little of bullying. I don't know anyone who understands me.



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05 Nov 2019, 2:25 pm

Hi i'm in the midlands at the momentop. I live on a barge. It's been 6 mths . My mum let ithe be known I havexpect aspergers while. It hasn't helped. She now gets it. I need a friend as there'seems a little of bullying. I don't know anyone who understands me.



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05 Nov 2019, 3:11 pm

Albertan here. Just throwing that out there.



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05 Nov 2019, 3:41 pm

Stanleyanna wrote:
Hi i'm in the midlands at the momentop. I live on a barge. It's been 6 mths . My mum let ithe be known I havexpect aspergers while. It hasn't helped. She now gets it. I need a friend as there'seems a little of bullying. I don't know anyone who understands me.


I hope you find someone. I am in Wales. I hope you are not bullied too much.


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06 Nov 2019, 12:21 am

Mountain Goat wrote:
Stanleyanna wrote:
Hi i'm in the midlands at the momentop. I live on a barge. It's been 6 mths . My mum let ithe be known I havexpect aspergers while. It hasn't helped. She now gets it. I need a friend as there'seems a little of bullying. I don't know anyone who understands me.


I hope you find someone. I am in Wales. I hope you are not bullied too much.
agrees on the bullying part...
Now this is awkward .. and will not ever write this again .. According to available records thus far. Grandpa on Dads side was a Welshman ..
Reason asked about redhair , was actually cause late husband has gorgeous red hair . A true throwback , both his mum and dad were redheads.. am told he carried a pretty rare gene , oddly a dominant redhair gene . Which just isn-t done in genetics ..we both had blue eyed gene , which , for the love me , could
Not Figure , people saying blue was recessive .
Need meet up for blue eyed aspies .. thank you . :idea:


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