Through local organizations dedicated to autism, advocacy or disabilities, here is a sneak peek at what is happening in Connecticut and the surrounding areas.
ASRC (Connecticut- AutismSpectrum ResourceCenter): October 4, 2010 - Oronoque Contry Club Golf Event (see website for details). October 5, 2010- Dance for Families (cost $15, time: 6:30 PM to 8 PM. Place: Sound Spectrum Studio/Wallingford). October 22, 2010 - Teen Halloween Dance (cost $15 pp, time: 6:30 PM to 8 PM, Place: Sound Spectrum Studio/Wallingford). October 1st - Cartooning program begins (cost $50, pre-registration is required). October 23, 2010 (tentative) - Zip line outing. For information on events, call Pat at 203-265-7717 ext 14.
Autism Speaks: Planning for the Future”
Presented by: Associated Benefit Consultants, LLC Tuesday, October 26, 2010
800 Westchester Ave
Rye Brook, NY10573
The Connecticut Association for Children and Adults with Learning Disabilities (CACLD):
Becoming An Effective Advocate
A Series of 10 Workshops for Parents and Agency Professionals Seeking to Improve Their Advocacy Skills.
Tuesdays from October 5, 2010to December 7, 2010
10:15 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
40th Annual Fall Conference
LEARNING DISABILITIES ANDATTENTION DEFICITS THROUGH THE LIFESPAN
Saturday, October 16, 2010at the StamfordMarriott
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Keynote Speaker — Sarah Ward, M.S., CCC/SLP. Center for Executive Function Skill Development, Lincoln, MA
Fairfield Public Library presents Skippers Club - "Kids with Special Needs Having Fun": Meets the first Wednesday of every month, from October - May. First meeting, October 6, 2010 (time: 6:30 PM - 8 PM, open to kids 1st to 5th grades) Call for more informtion: 203-256-3161.