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October 2019

1st Annual ASI Autism Acceptance Walk- Ankeny

October 5, 2019
DMACC- Ankeny, 2006 S. Ankeny Blvd.
Ankeny, IA 50023 United States
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Join us on Saturday, October 5 for the 1st Annual ASI Autism Acceptance Walk! Put on those costumes (optional) and take a stroll down the Trick or Treat Trail for prizes and fall fun! To register, click here. For a printable event flyer, click here. Schedule Of Events: 9:00am - Registration and T-shirt pick-up 10:00am - Acceptance Walk  Adults - $25, Child (12 and under) - $15, Free for those with Autism  

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Autism Risk and Safety Training for First Responders Lunch & Learn

October 16, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Sheraton West Des Moines Hotel, 1800 50th St
West Des Moines, 50266 United States
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To register online, click here. For a printable event flyer, click here.   Autism Society of Iowa and Iowa Regional Autism Assistance Program (RAP) present this free lunch and learn opportunity for first responders. This scenario-focused training will give examples of autism recognition, response, and risk management.   Speakers Ashten Hayes Ashten Hayes has been a police officer with the Iowa City Police Department for 7 years and is the Community Relations Officer. Ashten works closely with schools; Project Lifesaver…

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November 2019

2019 Autism Society of Iowa Fall Educational Conference

November 1, 2019 @ 8:15 am - 4:00 pm
Sheraton West Des Moines Hotel, 1800 50th St
West Des Moines, 50266 United States
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To register online, click here. For a printable event flyer, click here. The 2019 Autism Society of Iowa Fall Conference will feature keynote speaker Dr. Scott Bellini presenting Building Social Relationships through Evidence Based Social Skills Programming for Youth and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum. The conference will offer multiple breakout sessions to choose from in the afternoon and a resource fair with the following vendors: Amerigroup Iowa - Medicaid MCO ASK Resource Center Axis ABA Therapy and Support Services Balance Autism ChildServe Corridor Autism…

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Autism Society of Iowa 31st Annual Silent and Live Auction

November 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sheraton West Des Moines Hotel, 1800 50th St
West Des Moines, 50266 United States
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To register online, click here. The Autism Society of Iowa is holding its 31st Annual Silent and Live Auction to raise money for those affected by Autism Spectrum Disorders in the state of Iowa. This annual event is $10/person or $100 for a table of ten and includes many wonderful items up for bid including tickets to local events, autographed sports items, handmade quilts and gift baskets. The silent auction preview will begin at 6:00pm with the live auction beginning…

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January 2020

SPLASH for Autism- Johnston

January 18 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
ChildServe, 5406 Merle Hay Road
Johnston, IA 50131 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR JANUARY 18 EVENT!   Join us on Saturday, January 18, at ChildServe in Johnston for a SPLASH for Autism event. Registration and signed waiver required. 25 person max per event. Printable Event Flyer ChildServe- AQUATIC RELEASE FORM-ADULT ChildServe- AQUATIC RELEASE FORM-MINOR The Autism Society of Iowa SPLASH for Autism program allows individuals with autism, their families and caregivers the opportunity to swim without many of the distractions of a typical swimming environment, such as whistles,…

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February 2020

SPLASH for Autism- Iowa City

February 8 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
University of Iowa Recreation Pool, 309 S. Madison Street
Iowa City, IA 52242 United States
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Join us on Saturday, February 8, at the University of Iowa Recreation Pool in Iowa City for a SPLASH for Autism event.  For printable event flyer, click here. The Autism Society of Iowa SPLASH for Autism program allows individuals with autism, their families and caregivers the opportunity to swim without many of the distractions of a typical swimming environment, such as whistles, music and excessive noise. ALL individuals with autism and their families/caregivers are invited to swim FREE of CHARGE! All children…

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SPLASH for Autism- Johnston

February 16 @ 3:15 pm - 5:00 pm
ChildServe, 5406 Merle Hay Road
Johnston, IA 50131 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR FEBRUARY 16 EVENT!   Join us on Sunday, February 16, at ChildServe in Johnston for a SPLASH for Autism event. Registration and signed waiver required. 25 person max per event. Printable Event Flyer ChildServe- AQUATIC RELEASE FORM-ADULT ChildServe- AQUATIC RELEASE FORM-MINOR The Autism Society of Iowa SPLASH for Autism program allows individuals with autism, their families and caregivers the opportunity to swim without many of the distractions of a typical swimming environment, such as whistles,…

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2020 Autism Acceptance and Advocacy Day on the Hill

February 18 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Iowa State Capitol, 1007 E Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50319 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TODAY!   Join us at the 10th Annual Autism Advocacy & Acceptance “Day on the Hill” event at the Iowa State Capitol on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, on the First Floor West Wing.  Agenda 8:00am - Registration 9:00am - Rally - Remarks from Family Members, Legislators, Autism Society of Iowa, Iowa Autism Council Members, Agencies, and those with Autism 10:30am - Visit with your Legislators 10:30am - Advocacy Training with Rik Shannon

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March 2020

SPLASH for Autism- Johnston

March 8 @ 3:15 pm - 5:00 pm
ChildServe, 5406 Merle Hay Road
Johnston, IA 50131 United States
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR MARCH 8 EVENT!   Join us on Sunday, March 8, at ChildServe in Johnston for a SPLASH for Autism event. Registration and signed waiver required. 25 person max per event. Printable Event Flyer ChildServe- AQUATIC RELEASE FORM-ADULT ChildServe- AQUATIC RELEASE FORM-MINOR The Autism Society of Iowa SPLASH for Autism program allows individuals with autism, their families and caregivers the opportunity to swim without many of the distractions of a typical swimming environment, such as whistles,…

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Self-Advocates Networking Meeting

March 29 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

The Autism Society of Iowa Self-Advocates Facebook Group will be having their first online networking meeting via Zoom on March 29, 2020, at 6:30pm. For more information and to register, click here.   Make new friends! Share stories and ideas! Great networking opportunity! Zoom meeting information will be emailed to registrants closer to the meeting date.

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