February 27, 2013:  Autism Society of Nebraska Newsgram
 

Autism Insurance In Nebraska Update~Meet Your Autism Society of Nebraska Rep

Click here for legislative updates

 

Click on the link for information about the Puzzle Walk Tshirt Design Contest (hurry!  entries must be submitted by Monday, March 4th at 5pm)!    Tshirt Design Flyer 2013

SAVE THE DATE!

GRAND ISLAND PUZZLE WALK - SATURDAY, APRIL 20 at Third City Christian Church

OMAHA PUZZLE WALK & 5K Run - SATURDAY, APRIL 27 at Elmwood Park

NORTH PLATTE PUZZLE WALK - SATURDAY, MAY 4 at Cody Park

 

***REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE ASD NETWORK STATE CONFERENCE APRIL 11-12 IN KEARNEY***

--> Archwamety Scholarship Application 2013

(Awarded at the State Conference.  Nomination Deadline March 15, 2013)

--> Autism Advocate Award

(Awarded at the State Conference.  Nomination Deadline March 15, 2013)

--> Conference Grant Application - Individual/Family/Caregiver

--> Conference Grant Application - Educators

 

Sunday, March 3rd 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Sponsored by Autism Society of Nebraska – Omaha Support Network
 

 

Monday, March 4th 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
ASD Family Bounce Night and Support Group at PUMP IT UP
Sponsored by the Autism Society’s Omaha Support Network

 

 

Monday,  March 4th 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Adults on the Spectrum Support Group
Sponsored by the Autism Society’s Omaha Support Network
 

 

Monday, March 4th 6:30 – 8:00 pm  (OMAHA)
Teens on the Spectrum Support Group
Sponsored by the Autism Society’s Omaha Support Network
 

 

Saturday, March 9th 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm  (OMAHA)
momME Time  Girls Night IN!
Autism Society of Nebraska – Omaha Support Network

 

 

Saturday, March 9th 7:00 pm 
Sensory Friendly Showing of George and Martha
Omaha’s Rose Theater
 

 

Saturday, March 30 10am 
Sponsored by Autism Society of America and AMC Theaters
 

 

Monday, April 1st 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
ASD Family Bounce Night and Support Group at PUMP IT UP
Sponsored by the Autism Society’s Omaha Support Network

 

 

Monday,  April 1st 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Adults on the Spectrum Support Group
Sponsored by the Autism Society’s Omaha Support Network

 

 

Monday, April 1st 6:30 – 8:00 pm  (OMAHA)
Teens on the Spectrum Support Group
Sponsored by the Autism Society’s Omaha Support Network

 

 

Saturday, April 13 10am 
Sponsored by Autism Society of America and AMC Theaters

 


 


Other Resources, Fundraisers and Autism News


 

 

 

Article From Disability Scoop - February 19: Intellectual Disability No Barrier For Mom Raising Gifted Daughter

Click here to view Temple Grandin's UNL presentation

ASD Network Calendar of Statewide Trainings

PTI Nebraska Calendar of Statewide Trainings
 

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 (LINCOLN)
Person-Centered Thinking and Planning
Sponsored by The Arc, UNMC and Munroe-Meyer Institute For Genetics and Rehabilitation

 

Friday - Sunday  March 14-16, 2013 (GRAND ISLAND)
2013 PEP Conference (Parents Encouraging Parents)
Sponsored by Nebraska Department of Education, Office of Special Education, & ESU 16

 

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 (OMAHA)
iPad Applications Educational Event
Sponsored by The Arc of Omaha at Ollie Webb Center, Inc., with assistance from the United Way of The Midlands and the Nebraska Department of Education

 

Sunday, April 14, 2013 (OMAHA)
Autism Night At The Omaha Children's Museum
Sponsored by Autism Action Partnership

 

Saturday, April 20, 2013 (OMAHA)
Grandparents and Extended Family Workshop
Sponsored by Ollie Webb, ESU#3 and PTI

 

OTHER NEWS:

Multi-Sensory Saturdays at Theraplayce

OMAHA: Music Therapy

Bellevue Spring 2013 TopSoccer Registration opens

OMAHA: Did you know the Omaha Children's Museum has discounted memberships for qualifying families?

OMAHA: ASN Omaha Support Network's Biomedical Discussion Group on hiatus and seeking facilitator

OMAHA: Sign up for our Omaha Support Network's Volunteer Network!

OMAHA: Theraplayce Exercise and Fitness for 10-15 Year Olds

Save The Date:  The State Autism Conference will be April 11-12, 2013 in Kearney.

Adults on the Spectrum Support Group

Teens on the Spectrum Support Group

RESEARCH STUDIES:

UNMC Research Study seeking participants

National Survey:  Adult ASD Employment

OTHER RESOURCES:

KEARNEY Resource: KidZone Respite Program

LINCOLN Resource:  Art Planet offers Special Needs Classes

OMAHA Resource:  ASD Classes at The Rose Theater


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