|Join Us on Two Webinars This Week
Autism NOW: The National Autism Resource and Information Center will begin hosting a series of weekly webinars, starting on Tuesday, January 25, 2011. Designed for self-advocates, families, professionals, and the general public, each webinar will be an opportunity for information sharing on a variety of topics. To be held every Tuesday and Thursday from 2:00 to 3:00 pm (EST), these webinars will not only provide introductory information about the Center and its partner organizations but will also encourage dialogue between families, self-advocates, the Center, and partner organizations regarding needed resources. Future topics will include new and innovative practices in the area of autism and other developmental disabilities.
On January 25th, from 2:00 – 3:00 pm (EST), The Autism NOW Center will be conducting a webinar on the work and the purpose of the Center. Tonia Ferguson, Center Director, and Paula Durbin-Westby, Center Co-Director will present their viewpoints on the need for the Center from their perspectives as a parent and a self-advocate. To access this webinar, please call 1-866-740-1260 and enter access code 2321101. To participate in the chat and online portion of the webinar, please sign up at: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/xoar2udmhlue.
On January 27th, from 2:00 – 3:00 pm EST, Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE) will present a webinar explaining the work that SABE accomplishes throughout the United States as well as the role of SABE at The Autism NOW Center. To access this webinar, please call 1-866-740-1260 and enter access code 2321101. To participate in the chat and online portion of the webinar, please sign up at: https://cc.readytalk.com/r/oxdj3orxouh5.
For any further questions regarding these webinars or for more information on The Autism NOW Center, please contact Jennifer Sladen at firstname.lastname@example.org.