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Wherever you are on your journey, you are not alone.

The Autism Society of Southeastern Wisconsin keeps you informed with weekly updates, communications and a referral based resource directory full of people that specialize in meeting your families’ individualized needs.

Our family events provide a sense of community and support. They offer a chance to connect and interact with other families that understand and are with you every step of your journey.

AMC Sensory Friendly Films

Movie Showings for Guests & Families Living with Autism or Other Special Needs

AMC is proud to partner with the Autism Society to bring you unique movie showings where you can feel free to be you! We turn the lights up, and turn the sound down, so you can get up, dance, walk, shout or sing!

We’ve expanded our Sensory Friendly Film program to four showings per month.

  • The second and fourth Tuesday and Saturday
  • Family-friendly movies continue to show on Saturday mornings
  • Films that may appeal to older audiences now show Tuesday evenings
  • Check your local theatre listings for specific showtimes on these days

Share posts and pics of your family fun with #AMCSensoryFriendly.

Click Here to see upcoming shows:
https://www.amctheatres.com/programs/sensory-friendly-films

Cool Waters- Member Event

Join us at Cool Waters for a splashing good time! This member-only event is a great way to help family members who are apprehensive about pools get used to having fun in the water in a safe environment.

Where: 2028 S. 124th Street, West Allis, WI, 53227.
When: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
2019 Date: July 26

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Click here for information and to register

First Stage Sensory Friendly Productions

Enjoy a performance where families with children who need sensory accommodations can share the experience of seeing family-friendly theater. These performances feature a welcoming environment including lower sound, lights up, and available quiet areas staffed by educators experienced with the care of students with autism and other developmental disabilities.

We partner with First Stage to offer our members & friends a discounted rate of $5.00/ticket to select performances and include a money back guarantee.

Click here for additional information including sensory friendly accommodations and money back guarantee information.

http://www.firststage.org/Shows–Events/Plan-Your-Visit/Sensory-friendly-Performances-/

Reserve your tickets today! Call the First Stage Box Office at 414-267-2961 and reference friends and family of the Autism Society of Southeastern Wisconsin. Enjoy the show!

The 2018-2019 season is over but check back in the Fall for the upcoming next season.

 

 

 Laser Tag Adventures- Member Event

Join us for a free evening of fun for you and your family!  We have booked Laser Tag Adventure for our member families so come enjoy three hours of laser tag, bowling and trampoline fun.  Make plans to come out and have a great family fun night at our Spring and Fall 2017 events.

Where: 1814 Dolphin Drive, Waukesha, WI, 53816.
When: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
2019 Date: Nov. 11

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SOAR! Airport Rehearsal Program – Free Community & Member Event

The SOAR program is an airport rehearsal program designed for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), their families, and aviation professionals. The goal of SOAR is to alleviate some of the stress that people with disabilities and their families experience when traveling by air. It includes a MKE unique social story that participant families review before the big rehearsal day.

Where: General Mitchell International Airport, 5300 S. Howell Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53207
When: 11:00 a.m. Delta airport event &  7:00 p.m. Southwest airlines event
2020 Date: TBD
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Click for more information on past program 

 

july

26jul6:30 pm8:30 pmCool Waters Splashtacular Member Event Families come and have a splashing good time!

august

No Events

september

08sep8:30 am1:00 pmA-Team Fun Walk for AutismRun, walk, or volunteer to promote autism awareness, raise funds for research, fund scholarships for educators, and support the mission of the Autism Society of Southeastern Wisconsin.

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