COVID-19 has changed our lives for the unforeseeable future; however, it has not changed Navicent Health’s dedication to providing exceptional and compassionate care to our communities.
COVID-19 Resources

PEP Talks for Parents at Autism Center, Navicent Health

December Holiday Celebration for those living with ASD, Developmental Disabilities

Autism Center, Navicent Health is pleased to host monthly support meetings for families living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other developmental disorders. Free monthly support and training is offered through Parent Empowerment Program (PEP) Talks.

In place of its regularly scheduled monthly PEP Talk, Autism Center will host a holiday celebration on Tuesday, December 13 at 6:00 p.m. The celebration will take place at Autism Center, Navicent Health (1014 Forsyth Street, Macon). Parking is available in the Yellow Parking Deck. Families affected by ASD and other developmental disorders, as well as pediatricians, educators and other caregivers, are invited to attend this free event.

""This will be an evening of fun for our families to mix and mingle with each other, as well as past PEP Talk speakers and experts in their field. We ask people to wear festive holiday attire and join us for refreshments and a holiday prize drawing,"" said Maureen Eckard, Project Manager with Autism Center, Navicent Health.

PEP Talks are hosted on the second Tuesday of each consecutive month and feature a variety of topics useful for families affected by ASD and other developmental disorders. PEP Talks are free for family members, educators, healthcare professionals and the public, and offer evidence-based information along with tools and tips for families to use at home, school and within the community.

While PEP Talks are free, registration is encouraged. Please contact Autism Center, Navicent Health at 478-633-8100 or at to register.

Back to Community News


Schedule a Callback

*required fields

Terms of Use

I give permission for Navicent to use the information I supply on this form to fulfill my request for a physician appointment and to contact me for that purpose.
I certify that I am at least 18 years old and I acknowledge that I have read and accept these terms and agree to use this form to request a physician appointment.
Because we value your privacy, your personal information will not be used other than to schedule an appointment.