Kid-Friendly Kuts, is a new program from
Autism Society Acadiana in conjunction with LaFamille Hair Salon and
with cooperation from Allison LeBeouf, LOTR and Marsha LeGoullon, M.A.,
CCC-SLP, of Pediatric Therapy and Learning Center and Joslyn McCoy,
Ph.d, BCBA-D, of Family Behavioral Health.
ongoing program will be limited to 4-5 families each month it is
offered. You MUST RSVP to reserve a space for you and your child to
attend and reservations will be available on a first come, first serve
*Let us know especially if you would like your child to have a haircut that day.
We do recommend that for children who are very fearful, that you allow
him or her to visit the salon a few times either by participating in the
program without opting for a haircut, or dropping by the salon outside the program's scheduled dates
and times prior to trying to get a haircut. The goal is to make the
children feel more comfortable with the whole process of visiting the
salon and getting a haircut.
If you are curious about LaFamille
Hair Salon, and the owners Tracy and Julie who are working to make this
happen for our families, you have an open invitation from the salon to
drop by anytime during business hours. LaFamille Hair Salon is located
at 2429 B West Congress St, Lafayette, LA 70506, and the phone number is
(337) 232-8300. Like them on Facebook to show your support for a
business that is truly wanting to provide a pleasant experience for our
If you have any questions, please contact the Autism Society Acadiana office at (337) 235-4425 or via email.
you again to Tracy and Julie, Marsha and Allison, and Dr. McCoy for
their support of Autism Society Acadiana and our families! And a very
special thank you to Anne Dupuis and her son Ethan for being the inspiration
behind the program!