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Oregon Chapter

Region 3 (Southern Oregon) Support Groups

region_3.jpgASO Region 3

Serving Curry, Douglas, Jackson, Josephine, Klamath and Lake Counties.

Chapter Representatives: 

Rhonda Smerdon (541) 261-8357    (Jackson County) 
Peggy Dias            (541) 441-6662    (Josephine County) 

If you have a question, comment, or concern that you'd like to share with ASO Region 3 Reps, please GIVE US A CALL or use the form at the bottom of this page to send us an email.

ASO Sponsored Support Groups:

Grandparents Support Group (Grants Pass). Meets the 1st Saturday of each month, except January, at 11:30 am. Discussion about information, local trainings, how to assist our adult children and our grandchildren to enhance their abilities, and we share kid-friendly recipes on the DAN diet. Coffee and cookies provided. Everyone is welcome, including “adopted” grandparents. For more information and meeting location, please contact Peggy Dias at 541-441-6662  

NOW ON FACEBOOK! ASO is co-sponsoring a Parent On-line Chat Room called Southern Oregon Developmental Disability Group for Parents. The group is set up for members only and is private. The page is public and is there for the purposes of helping the group to get recognized. Click here for the page. 

ASO Facebook page, posting events and discussions of interest throughout Oregon. Click here for the ASO Facebook page. 

Other Support Groups & Activities:

Autism Spectrum Support Group - (Medford) The primary focus is for adults and teens. Meetings are held once a month on the 2nd Sunday of the month from 1:00-4:00 pm at the Smullen Center on the Rogue Valley Medical Center campus off Barnett Rd. in Medford, OR. Contact Janet Fletcher for more information at (541) 535-1790, e-mail

Parent Support Group - (Roseburg) Meets the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month, at 3:30 pm., Rose Elementary, 948 SE Roberts St. Child care provided for children over 3 years old. Call Denise Galusha (541) 784-6593. 


If you have a question, comment, or concern that you'd like to share with ASO Region 3 Reps, please use the form below to send us an e-mail.   


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