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View the latest news and events in regard to Autism research, events, and discussions with other people active within the Autistic Awareness community!

Fall 2016 Registration is Open

We are EXCITED and gearing up for a fun and fantastic physical 8 weeks of sessions

 

Classes will start:

Thursday Sept 15 at 5pm (additional classes 9/22,9/ 29, 10/13, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10,11/ 7)

Saturday Sept 17 at 9am (additional classes 9/24, 10/1, 10/15, 10/29, 11/5.11/12, 11/19)

Sunday September 18 at 9am (additional classes 9/25, 10/2, 10/16, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20)

 

Trial session classes will be offered throughout the semester for NEW students.

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Safety & Awareness Workshop

Title: Safety & Awareness Workshop
Location: Vee Arnis Jitsu School of Self Defense
Description: Information provided by professionals on Safety in the Home, School, Internet and Community.
Start Time: 01:00
Date: 2014-10-26
End Time: 03:00

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The Brooklyn Walk Now for Autism Speaks

Title: The Brooklyn Walk Now for Autism Speaks
Location: Nethermead Prospect Park, Brooklyn
Link out: Click here
Description: Walk Now for Autism Speaks is a fun-filled, family friendly event and is our single most powerful force to fund vital research that will lead us to the answers we need. Experience the power of thousands united by a single cause by joining Walk Now for Autism Speaks. Autism is the fastest-growing serious developmental disorder in the U.S. – we need more volunteers to join our fight. Whether this is your first walk or the 10th, take the first step and register today. You will not only raise funds, but you will become a part of a fun and supportive family-focused community.
Start Time: 9:00am
Date: 2014-07-20

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SmartFitFam Family Yoga & Fitness Day

Title: SmartFitFam Family Yoga & Fitness Day
Location: Matine Park Lawn (Filmore Ave. Entrance)
Description: Participate in Family Yoga, Cardio Fitness, Games, Arts & Crafts, and Face Painting. Bring mats or extra-large towels and blankets/lawn chairs.
Start Time: 1:00pm
Date: 2014-07-27
End Time: 4:00pm

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101 Games and Activities for Autism

101 Activities for Children with Autism
One of the best ways for children with autism, Asperger’s, and sensory processing disorders to learn is through play. Children improve their motor skills, language skills, and social skills by moving their bodies and interacting with their environment. Yet the biggest challenges parents, teachers, and loved ones face with children on the autism spectrum or with sensory processing disorders is how to successfully engage them in play.

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