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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.


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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


Spectrum of Support

in partnership and support from the Stackner Family Foundation
The Spectrum Of Support Sessions are a series of FREE workshops designed for parents, educators and any others who work with and support children with autism and other disabilities. These interactive sessions cover a variety of topics all geared to provide best practices, strategies and resources so that you can help improve the lives and learning of autistic children.

For workshop topics, more information and to register click here



sibshopsLast workshop was March 31-April 1, 2017. Keep checking back for for 2018 information.
Sibshops acknowledge that being the brother or sister of a person with special needs is for some a good thing, others a not-so-good thing, and for many, somewhere in-between. They reflect a belief that brothers and sisters have much to offer one another — if they are given a chance. Sibshops is a conference for both families & service providers. Make plans to attend one or more days now!

Click here for workshop topics, more information and to register.



26mar4:00 pm6:00 pmSafe & Sound Autism Awareness Training with Milwaukee County House of CorrectionJoin the Autism Society SE WI along with Milwaukee COunty House of Correction for a FREE Safe & Sound First Responder Training Family/Community Session.


21apr6:00 pm12:00 am2018 Autism GalaJoin us for an elegant evening of fun, food and festivities!


10may6:00 pm7:30 pmNew To Autism ClassCome learn about basic characteristics of ASD and various support opportunities available for families.

17may6:30 pm8:00 pmTRAILS - Guardianship and Supported Decision-MakingAnswer questions like will your child be able to make decisions on their own and what type of support do they need. Do they need a legal guardian and what options are out there? This session will help put you on the path to address these questions for the future.