Autism & Aspergers Events & Programs Massachusetts

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Friendships Between People With and Without Disabilities
Southbridge, May 5, 2015, The Center of Hope Foundation. Widening The Circle: Expanding Opportunities for Friendships Between People With and Without Disabilities. Building relationships between individuals with or without disabilities should be encouraged wherever you live, learn, work[...]
Massachusetts Early-Intervention Consortium Conference
May 6th & 7th, Marlborough. Massachusetts Early Intervention Consortium Conference. For for service providers and families of children ages birth to three who have or are at risk for developmental delays, including practitioners, researchers, physicians, higher education faculty, families[...]
Public Benefits for Your Child with a Disability
Northborough Public Library, May 6th, 2015. The Northborough – Southborough SEPAC and the Department of Public Health will discuss Public Benefits: MassHealth, CommonHealth, SSI, and other potential assistance for families – some of which are[...]
Lego Time for Children with Special Needs - Lowell
Lego Time for Special Needs  May 7th, 2015 Lowell.  Children with all abilities and special need and their siblings are welcome to join this activity especially for families. Those that are ages 4 and older can[...]
ABLE Act & Special Needs Trusts
Easter Seals Boston, May 9th, 2015. Planning for a Loved One With Special Needs – The ABLE Act and Special Needs Trusts. An overview of both the Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act and special needs trusts.[...]
Baily's Autism Animal Adventure
Rogers Williams Park Zoo, Providence, RI, Rogers Williams Park Zoo, May 9, 2015.  Event for families with Autism, lunch, crafts provided, a special “Animal Encounter”,   visit the zoo animals and enjoy a scavenger hunt during specified[...]
Sibling Shops - Chelmsford @ Chelmsford | Massachusetts | United States
For siblings of special needs childeren.   Sibsops acknowledge that being the brother or sister of a person with special needs is for some a good thing, others a not-so-good thing, and for many, somewhere in[...]
"Making Respite Happen" Caregivers Conference
Marlborough, May 14, 2015. Are you a family caregiver for a loved one with special needs, a chronic illness, or a disability? The CARE conference for caregivers is a day of  renewal and inspiration. Hear from[...]
Inclusive School & Community Engagement Across the Lifespan
Marlborough, MA, May 12th, 2015. Inclusive School and Community Engagement Across the Lifespan: An Ethical Imperative.  For parents, self advocates, State agency leaders and senior staff, Vocational rehabilitation counselors, Educators, Education Leaders, and Resource Professionals. Keynote Presentation: The Importance[...]
Autism Parent Workshop: Preventing and Reducing Challenging Behavior
Southboro, New England Center for Children,  May 16, 2015 Presenter: William Holcomb, PhD, BCBA-D.  Register for one or both parts. Part 1: Pro-Active Strategies for Managing Challenging Behavior Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. This interactive[...]
Sibling Shops - Chelmsford @ Chelmsford | Massachusetts | United States
For siblings of special needs childeren.   Sibsops acknowledge that being the brother or sister of a person with special needs is for some a good thing, others a not-so-good thing, and for many, somewhere in[...]
Safety Skills for Children with Autism
Holyoke Public Library, May 18th, 2015. Safety Skills for Children with Autism:  Wandering, stranger-danger, traffic…these are concerns that families of children with autism face every day. Join ‘A Child’s Potential, Inc.’to learn effective strategies to[...]
i-Pad Communication Training for Parents
May 21st, 2015, Needham. An Overview of Communication Possibilities Using the iPad. The Autism Language Program at Boston Children’s Hospital training will illustrate methods used to promote communication in learners with autism for purposes beyond simple[...]
Sibling Shops - Chelmsford @ Chelmsford | Massachusetts | United States
For siblings of special needs childeren.   Sibsops acknowledge that being the brother or sister of a person with special needs is for some a good thing, others a not-so-good thing, and for many, somewhere in[...]
Autism Awareness Day at Fenway Park
Fenway Park, Boston, May 24th, 2015. The Red Sox Autism Awareness Day, invites the public to support for Autism Speaks and the work they do for all with autism spectrum disorders. Enjoy an afternoon of baseball[...]
Social-Emotional Learning Conference
Massachusetts State House, Boston, May 27th, 2015. The Social-Emotional Learning Alliance for Massachusetts (SEL4MASS) will present Social-Emotional Learning: The Core of Academic Success and Safe, Resilient Communities will feature Keynote Speaker U.S. Congressman Tim Ryan. Other conference topics[...]
Sibling Shops - Chelmsford @ Chelmsford | Massachusetts | United States
For siblings of special needs childeren.   Sibsops acknowledge that being the brother or sister of a person with special needs is for some a good thing, others a not-so-good thing, and for many, somewhere in[...]
Accessible Exploring at Drumlin Farm
May 3rd & June 3rd, 2015, Lincoln. For families with children 0 – 17 years. Discover life on a local farm with a small group program focused on engaging the senses through hands-on farm chores and exploration. Activities[...]
Autism Parent Workshop: Why Children with Special Needs Behave the Way They Do
June 9th, Southboro. Why Children with Special Needs Behave the Way They Do: The ABC’s of Motivation and Reinforcement. Presenter: Rick Graff. Parents often ask “Why is my child behaving the way that they do?” This[...]
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[...]
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