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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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Wednesday’s
6:30-8:00 p.m.
Wildwood Lodge, Pewaukee

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.
2020 topics include:
Jan. 8- Parent Empowerment: you can do this!
Feb. 12- Seven Keys to Citizenship
March 4: Guide to Adult Services Options
April 8- Including Siblings in Future Planning (Cancelled due to COVID-19)
May 6- Social Navigations: Impact on School and Employment (Cancelled due to COVID-19)

For more information and to register, click here.

 Autism Insights For Educators (2020 dates & locations tbd)

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.

Is it Sensory or Behavior?  Free Community Presentation.

Saturday, October 26, 2019
9:30-11:30 a.m.
Wauwatosa Library (Firefly Room)

If you are a parent or caregiver of a child, teen or young adult you have likely experienced challenging or difficult behavior at least once in your interactions with your loved one.
Join us for this free parenting/educator presentation that focuses on  challenging behavior issues we deal with as parents and caregivers and way’s to identify if it is sensory or behavior?

Presented by Chris Slawson, Special Education Teacher, Kenosha School District

Register here.

 

 

Day Of Mourning Candlelight Vigil 2020

March 1, 2020, noon-1 p.m.
Make plans to 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.

Day Of Mourning 2020 flyer

Register for the 2020 event

 

july

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august

11aug9:30 am11:30 amNew To Autism ClassCome learn about basic characteristics of ASD and various support opportunities available for families.

september

07sepalldayLabor Day Observed - Office Closed

 

 

 

 

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