Established in 20 years ago, our annual conference is Virginia’s first and oldest statewide conference for the latest information on autism and evidence-based interventions. This year’s theme is Community: Stronger Together and will have options to attend in-person or virtual.
Transition Series is our annual 2-day*, interactive experience designed to educate and empower families and individuals with disabilities as they transition from school-provided services to community-based services for adults.
Save the Date – CRAAG Public Meeting – Zoom link will be published in the August-September 2021 newsletter! CRAAG – Charlottesville Regional Autism Action Group. What makes CRAAG unique is our focus on the adult population, a critically under-served group. Action Groups are supported by CA Human Services (cahumanservices.org)
SOAR365 Summerfest 2021: An All-Abilities Festival. Accessible Playground and Activities for Kids! Each attendee will receive one free cotton candy and a SOAR365 plastic cup! Free vision screenings by MEDARVA! FREE with advance registration at Summerfest2021.givesmart.com.
Preparing for Life After High School July Workgroup
Target population: School-age children and adults in transition from High
School (under age 22) Primary focus: Raise awareness and provide the necessary information and
tools to plan for the future
WAZE to Adulthood for Students is a FREE LIVE ZOOM training for you!
Join us for a live zoom training to learn ways to use your self advocacy skills and to plan for the future you want!
We will talk about several types of person centered planning tools and how to use them.
During the 2021 Virginia General Assembly session, legislation was passed that temporarily expands Virginia’s child care subsidy program to families earning up to 85% of the state median income and to those parents who are in the job search process.
And new federal resources are available to families starting this month through the Child Tax Credit/Allowance, triggering monthly payments for eligible families with children.
But these resources are effective only if families take steps to access them. Please join a virtual briefing to learn more about these resources and how you can help connect families to them!
Sensory Friendly Movie – Superpower Dogs When: June 22 @ 10am Where: National Museum of the Marine Corps. FREE tickets are going fast, so please have families RSVP to email@example.com with the number in their party ASAP. Please let me know your thoughts? Or, if you have any questions. We would like to invite you,…
The Bunny welcomes people of all ages and abilities! Autism Speaks is thrilled to be partnering with Cherry Hill Programs again this Easter season to provide sensory-friendly Bunny Experiences for families across the country! All families with children with autism and other special needs can enjoy the time-honored tradition of a visit with The Bunny,…
For children ages 4 to 10 Time: Fridays, 5:00-5:45 p.m. Location: Stonefield, 2075 Bond St., Suite 140, Charlottesville Flyer