Dungeons & Dragons
Dungeons & Dragons is a role-playing game that has many benefits such as encouraging teamwork, collaboration, creativity, problem-solving and develops social skills in a fun and engaging way.
Check out this TEDx talk on Why Dungeons & Dragons is Good for You (In Real Life) and an article from the Washington Post on 18 April 2019, How Dungeons & Dragons somehow became more popular than ever.
Teens and young adults on the autism spectrum can come along once a week during school terms. Their parents, siblings and friends can come to play along too.
Sessions are currently running on:
- Tuesdays, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
- Thursdays, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
- Saturdays, 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
The groups are currently full but if you can join the waitlist.
The Marymead Autism Centre's Dungeons & Dragons program was a finalist in the 2017 ACT Chief Minister’s Inclusion
Awards held on Thursday 14 December 2017.