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Jul 08
thru
Aug 02

Summer Transition Experience

Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas, PA 18612

Daily from: 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Brief Description:

The primary focus of the program is to provide adolescents and young adults, ages 14 - 21 and currently enrolled in school, on the ASD with the skills they need to successfully transition to adulthood and the work environment. Program Goals: Interaction and experiences will be provided in a number of integrated, natural settings rather than only in the classroom and will emphasize:  Social Interaction skills in natural settings  Communication skills in natural settings  Self-advocacy across settings

Sponsor: The Autism Center at Misericordia University
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Contact: Frank Mariano
Email: autism@misericordia.edu
Phone: 570-674-8200

Jul 27

Misericordia University Autism Center Respite Services

Misericordia University Autism Center

09:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Brief Description:

Misericordia University's Autism Center is offering respite services for children with autism spectrum disorder ages 6-12. Please call to learn more and email to register.

Sponsor: Misericordia University
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Contact: Susan Hennemuth
Email: autism@misericordia.edu
Phone: 570-674-8200

Jul 28

SPARK Day at the Electric City Aquarium

300 Lackawanna Ave. Scranton, PA 18503

11:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Brief Description:

Join Geisinger ADMI as they host a free registration event for SPARK for further autism research.

Sponsor: Geisinger ADMI
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Contact: Kate Dent
Email: kadent1@geisinger.edu
Phone: 570-522-9402

Aug 25

Sensory Friendly Film Series

F.M. Kirby Center. Wilkes-Barre, PA

02:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Brief Description:

Geisinger ADMI will be showing Big Hero 6 at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts for children with special developmental needs and their families. Click the link to learn more

Sponsor: Geisinger ADMI
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Sep 24

Brighter Journeys Special Needs Expo

Mohegan Sun Pocono

11:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Brief Description:

More Information is available on the site.

Sponsor: Brighter Journeys
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Contact: Lisa Urbanski
Email: sju63@epix.net
Phone: (570) 814-6606

Oct 10

18th Annual U.S Conference on disABILITY

The University of Scranton

08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

Brief Description:

Our conference mission is to positively influence the quality of life and wellness of individuals and families living with disabilities by promoting individualization, self-determination, productivity, employment, independence and full participation in the community. The conference will focus on Autism Spectrum Disorder and feature programs of the ACCE Initiative.

Sponsor: The University of Scranton
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Contact: Dr. Rebecca Dalgin
Email: rebecca.dalgin@scranton.edu
Phone: 570-941-7819