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Special Needs Family Jamboree

When: September 22, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Play for All Abilities Park, 151 North A.W. Grimes Boulevard, Round Rock, TX 78664

Come visit Autism Society of Texas at the event! Join Casey’s Circle and Round Rock Parks & Rec AIR (Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation) for the 2018 Special Needs Family Jamboree. This event is the first of it’s kind and one you will not want to miss! The park is closed[…]


Costume Party Parent Night Out w/ Paw Patrol

When: October 13, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: We Rock the Spectrum – Austin, 7010 W Hwy 71, Suite 200, Austin, TX 78735

Wear your Halloween costume and join us for festive holiday games with Marshall from Paw Patrol! Pizza dinner will be served and a Halloween movie will be shown. We accept children of ALL abilities, but 1:1 care is limited. All participants must pre register and be at least 3 years[…]


SERIE DE INSTRUCCIÓN SOBRE EL AUTISMO PARA LOS PADRES DE FAMILIA

When: September 20, 2018 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Where: Primaria Pleasant Hill, 6405 Circle S Road, Austin, TX 78745

El Austin ISD, en colaboración con la Sociedad de Autismo de Texas, continúa su serie de educación y capacitación que se ofrece en inglés y en español. Las presentaciones se transmitirán en vivo por Facebook en la página de Autism Society Facebook. El AISD se enlazará a los videos a[…]


Special Needs Forum Workshop: 10 Important Steps to Take to Build a Fortress of Protection for Your Child

When: October 18, 2018 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Where: New York Life Building, 6200 BridgePoint Parkway, Building IV, 2nd Floor, Austin, Texas 78730

The Special Needs Forum’s mission is to educate the special needs community and empower families to take action by planning ahead in a smart way. The Special Needs Forum is a free educational resource for families who have a loved one with special needs. During the workshop series, families get[…]


Columbus Day Camp

When: October 8, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: We Rock the Spectrum – Austin, 7010 W Hwy 71, Suite 200, Austin, TX 78735

Columbus themed arts, sensory play, snacks and group games for the holiday! Ages 3-12. Post Camp from 12-3pm for $10/hr. Limited 1:1 services available. Must pre-register. Kids of all abilities accepted.


IEP Workshop-A 4-Part Series

When: October 2, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Kealing Middle School Library, 1607 Pennsylvania Ave, Austin, TX 78702

Texas Law INCLUDE Project, in collaboration with Austin ISD Special Education Parent & Family Engagement, is holding a four-part education and training series called SPEAK: Support Parents’ Education, Advocacy, and Knowledge for families whose children are in special education If you are new to the special education process or a[…]


Supported Decision Making Clinic

When: September 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: People's Community Clinic, 1101 Camino La Costa, Austin, TX 78752

This is an opportunity for individuals wtih disabilities and their loved ones to execute an SDM agreement and obtain a Medical Powers of Attorney. Lawyers available to answer questions. This event is part of the UT Law School INCLUDE project.


C2C Coach to Communicate Parent Training

When: September 6, 2018 all-day
Where: Online, Online

The Center on Disability and Development at Texas A&M University would like to offer training at no cost to parents and caregivers of children up to age 22 with core features of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Parents and caregivers will learn how to improve their child’s communication skills. The training[…]


Caregiver Support Group Meeting: El Paso

When: September 11, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Region 19 Education Services Center, 6611 Boeing Dr. El Paso, TX 79925

As always, ALL are welcome. Remember, gathering with families who “can relate” is very helpful in understanding, coping and learning what we need to in order to continue our journey with our loved one(s) affected by Autism. Pizza and refreshments will be provided and child care is available. If you[…]