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Help.…Hope….Support…. The Autism Society of Southeastern Wisconsin serves as a resource in the community to caregivers, educators and any touched by autism personally or professionally through a variety of programs and workshops.

Our goal is to provide helpful information and education that leads to better understanding, hope and support for all affected by autism.

 TRAILS

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Wonder what the future holds for your teen? Our Transition Series (TRAILS) helps you understand the types of decisions you & your child will be facing as they come of age by providing pathways to adulthood. We offer this series of classes each year to assist parents of teens prepare for the transition from school to community as adults.
2018 topics include Housing, Creative Employment Opportunities (CEO), Understanding Supplemental Security Income (SSI) & Guardianship & Supported Decision-making

For more information and to register, click here.

 

Wisconsibs Journey Forward

February 15, 2018
8:30 a.m.  – 1:00 p.m.
Practical help for adult siblings of people with disabilities to stop the worry and start the journey forward.
Presented by: Wisconsibs
Supported & Sponsored by: Autism Society of SE WI, Easterseals, Life Navigators, Bader Philanthropies.
$75.00/ per family. Includes lunch.

For workshop topics, more information and to register click here

Day Of Mourning Candlelight Vigil 2018

March 1, 2018
7:30 p.m.  – 8:30 p.m.
On March 1st, join the Autistic Self Advocacy Network in remembering people with disabilities who lost their lives at the hands of family members or caregivers. We will remember those we have lost and remind the world that their lives had value.
Supported & Sponsored by: Autism Society of SE WI, Marquette Autism Consortium & the Autistic Self Advocacy Network

For downloadable flyer of the event click here

Autism Insights For Educators (2018 dates & locations pending)

Join us for a Free workshop full of practical insights & strategies for educators in partnership with various school districts including Germantown and Milwaukee Public School (MPS).
Any individuals looking to broaden their understanding and experience about students with unique education needs that interact with them on any level will leave this two-hour session with a heightened understanding and new tools to support those who need it most in the school setting.

Oct. 12, 2017
4:30-6:30 p.m. at MPS Student Support Center

Oct. 25, 2017
4:30-6:30 p.m. at Kennedy Middle School Germantown School District

 

SUMMER 2018 EXPERIENCE BRIDGE TO EMPLOYMENT

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Make plans to join us for a new series! The Autism Society of Southeastern Wisconsin in Collaboration with Creative Employment Opportunities (CEO) presents Bridge to Employment coming this summer!

Sessions are for youth with disabilities, ages 17-22 and are designed to provide instruction and application of skills for youth with disabilities, ages 17 – 22, in order to successfully gain or maintain employment. Many young people and adults on the spectrum excel in certain areas of academics but just as important are the soft-skills that are needed to be a success in the workplace.

For more information and to register for session one (4:30-5:45 p.m.) click here.
For more information and to register for session two (6:15-7:30 p.m.)  click here.

 

 

july

23jul4:30 pm5:45 pmBridge To Employment 2018 Summer Program Session OneMake plans to join us for a new series beginning this summer!

30jul4:30 pm5:45 pmBridge To Employment 2018 Summer Program Session OneMake plans to join us for a new series beginning this summer!

30jul6:15 pm7:30 pmBridge To Employment 2018 Summer Program Session TwoMake plans to join us for a new series beginning this summer!

august

13aug10:00 am11:30 amNew To Autism ClassCome learn about basic characteristics of ASD and various support opportunities available for families.

september

09sep8:30 am12:00 pmDylan's Run2 mile walk/run for the family to raise awareness and help us meet our mission!

 

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