Autism & Aspergers Events & Programs Massachusetts

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Jul 1 – Jul 31 all-day
ACT Today! Autism Grants
Applications open July 1st – 31st, 2015. ACT Today! grants are designed to provide access to individuals and families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorders. Grant payments will be made directly to pre-approved treatment providers, assessors or[...]
MassHealth Forums Open to the Public
Boston, New Bedford, North Shore, Springfield, and Worcester. May 22nd – July 7th, 2015.  The Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) will host a series of public sessions where MassHealth will seek[...]
Jul 10 – Sep 28 all-day
Autism Family Services Local Grants
Application Process Open Through September 28th, 2015. Regional and neighborhood grant programs, and local organizations may apply for funding. The focus of the Autism Family Services Local Grants is to promote local services that enhance the lives[...]
"Artful Healing" for Autism Spectrum
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, July 11th, 2015. Theme: Clever Disguises. Look at some artworks where someone is pretending to be something else and learn the stories behind the mask. Explore age-old traditions such as[...]
Aspire College "Boot Camp" for High-Cognitive Autism Spectrum & Related Disorders
Lexington, July 13 – 17, 2015. The Aspire College Boot Camp program helps college-bound high school seniors and young adults with high- cognitive autism spectrum disorders or a related profiles transition into college.    [...]
i-PAD Family Club - Sturbridge
Sturbridge, July 13th, 2015.  i-Pads give voice to Adults and Children with Autism and other disabilities. Learn how to navigate APPs that assist with Communication, Social Skills, and Homework. Bring your i-pads, or use the Center’s i-Pad.[...]
APPs: Time Management & Organization
Newton, July 15th, 2015. Free. For students with, or parents and guardians of students with language based or attention disabilities. Learn information about tools that can be used to maximize independence and efficiency in a school setting. Most beneficial for high school[...]
Autism-Friendly Day Out With Thomas™
North Conway, New Hampshire, July 19th & 26th, 2015.  This reservations-only Autism-Friendly Day Out With Thomas™ is a special “Autism-Friendly” train, where First Class cars will be reserved for families who have a child on the[...]
Autism Housing Pathways Workshop
Bedford, July 22nd, 2015. Autism Housing Pathways (AHP) will review the results of the past year, including successes with a cohort of 12 individuals and their families, funded by the Mass. Developmental Disabilities Council. Plus plans[...]
LiveScribe Smart Pens
Newton, July 22nd, 2015. Free. Learn about this new format of note taking, where recordings and notes are synced. For students with, or parents and guardians of students with language based or attention disabilities. Most beneficial for high school & college aged[...]
ADA 25th Anniversary Celebration: Worcester
Union Station, Worcester, July 25th, 2015, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.  The City of Worcester will celebrate the The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) 25th birthday with entertainment, interactive exhibits, area social service agencies, resources,[...]
Autism-Friendly Day Out With Thomas™
North Conway, New Hampshire, July 19th & 26th, 2015.  This reservations-only Autism-Friendly Day Out With Thomas™ is a special “Autism-Friendly” train, where First Class cars will be reserved for families who have a child on the[...]
Autism Housing Pathways Workshop
Easthampton, July 31st, 2015. Autism Housing Pathways (AHP) will present a full day hand on workshop, with the goal is to end the day with an idea of what benefits your family member may be[...]
Strategies for Anxiety: Autism Conference
Providence, RI, August 4th, 2015. Accepting the Challenge: Practical and Effective Strategies for Students with Anxiety, with feature Jessica Minahan, the author of  “The Behavior Code”.  This conference is for parents and educators of elementary, middle, and high school[...]
Evernote for Organization
Newton, August 5th, 2015. Free. This one option to organize materials, it can create compilations of notes, images recordings and more. For students with, or parents and guardians of students with language based or attention disabilities. Most beneficial for high school & college[...]
Family Autism Museum Night
Easton, August 7th, 2015. Free. The Family Autism Night at the Children’s Museum in Easton will open exclusively to families with children 10 and under on the Autism Spectrum. Kids will have an opportunity to explore the[...]
"Artful Healing" for Autism Spectrum
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, August 8th, 2015. Class Description: Around the World. Art can take us to places we never dreamed of -a far off land, a mythological island, a bustling city. Explore the fictional and[...]
Aug 22 – Nov 6 all-day
Inclusive Cheerleading Team
Natick, Fall 2015. Natick Youth Football & Cheerleading offer “The Might Hawks” cheer team for youth ages 5-21 with cognitive and physical disabilities. Children will learn cheers, play games and even exhibit their skills in a[...]
"Artful Healing" for Autism Spectrum
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, September 12th, 2015. Class Description: Terrific Textures. How do materials and textures affect how a piece of art looks? Can a texture transform the feeling nd emotion behind a piece of[...]
Helping Adolescents & Young Adults Deal with Difficult Emotions
Framingham, September 19th, 2015. A Sensory Perspective on Helping Adolescents and Young Adults Learn to Deal with Difficult Emotions will cover how the ability to self-regulate is crucial in the emotionally charged middle and high school[...]
Transition Conference in Marlborough
Marlborough, October 3rd, 2015. The Arc of Massachusetts’ Transition Conference for Parents and families will feature the Keynote Presentation  “Person-Centered Planning and Transition” with Beth Mount, the author of Person-Centered Planning: Finding Directions for Change Using[...]
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