Allison Garber, Parent, Owner of Allison Garber Communications
Bio: Allison Garber is a communications consultant and owner of Allison Garber Communications. Residing in Bedford, Nova Scotia, Allison is also the mother of two children. Her oldest son, the amazing Hugh, is eight years old and is on the Autism Spectrum. In addition to advocating for greater resources and supports for Autistic children and adults across Canada, Allison also serves as an advocate for greater mental health awareness and acceptance. Living with Generalized Anxiety Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Allison was recently one of seven Canadians profiled by journalist Marci Ien on CTV’s primetime special, ‘In their Own Words’, which aired on Bell Let’s Talk Day in January, 2018. Allison has served as a member of the Board of Directors for Autism Nova Scotia since 2014.