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Apr 15
2021

Semantics in a Neurodiverse World

Zoom

05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Brief Description:

Join Hope Enterprises in collaboration with ACCE for a free webinar on the importance of self-advocating, how language shapes a person's identity, how speaking for and on behalf of someone else is considered, and how we can all grow in being better advocates, teachers, therapists, and parents.

Sponsor: Hope Enterprises
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Apr 17
2021

"Do it For the Kids" Walk-A-Thon

Wyoming Valley Children's Association School

09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Brief Description:

Join the Wyoming Valley Children's Association for our "Do it For the Kids" Walk-A-Thon. Due to COVID-19, our event will look a little different this year, to prioritize health and safety. All walk guests will choose prescheduled timeslots for the walk and all food and promotional items will be provided “to-go”. The outdoor event will run all day on Saturday, April 17, 2021, with a rain date of Saturday, May 1, 2021.

Sponsor: Wyoming Valley Children's Association
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Apr 24
2021

Healthy Kids Day

Carbondale YMCA

12:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Brief Description:

Healthy Kids Day is all about building on the "cool" factor inside every kid... whoever they are and wherever they're from. So come to Healthy Kids Day for a day of creative, challenging, smart, healthy fun and watch the "cool" in your kid come out.

Sponsor: Carbondale YMCA
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Apr 27
2021

MS in Applied Behavior Analysis Virtual Information Session

Zoom

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Brief Description:

The University of Scranton's newly approved, fully online Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Graduate Program will soon be accepting applicants. As you may be aware, therapists working with individuals living with Autism require specific, legally codified educational experiences and supervised fieldwork experiences. This program is designed for students to fulfill those requirements while experiencing all the opportunities that one receives with a Scranton education. If you, or someone you know, are interested in hearing more about this new opportunity, you are encouraged to join the ABA Virtual Information Session on Tuesday, April 27th at 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Tune in to: -Receive an in-depth look at the program and see what doors it will open for your future -Find out more about the on-campus Autism Collaborative Center and the opportunities it will provide you as a student and professional -Learn how to start the free application and navigate through the admissions process -Get the answers to your questions in real-time

Sponsor: University of Scranton
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May 01
2021

Drive for Autism Golf Tournament

Sugarloaf Golf Club

08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Brief Description:

Mission Autism Clinics and S.A.F.E., have joined forces to raise much needed funds for the Autism Community. All proceeds from the Golf Tournament are going to the S.A.F.E, Inc. a non-profit organization providing support for families and children with Autism. Registration now open for groups of 4.

Sponsor: Mission Autism Clinics and S.A.F.E. Inc.
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May 08
2021

Respite Care: Parent's Day Out

Camp Orchard Hill

09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Brief Description:

This program serves children and adults (ages 8 and up) with special needs with a focus on building skills and developing confidence through new experiences. Expect arts and crafts, dance, and active, engaging activities provided by S.A.F.E. and Camp Orchard Hill. Provide free of charge through a grant by the AllOneFoundation. Lunch and snacks will be provided. Covid-19 safety protocols will be in place and there will be a health staff onsite.

Sponsor: Camp Orchard Hill and S.A.F.E.
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Oct 14
2021

20th Annual DisABILITY Conference

Zoom

09:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Brief Description:

Save the date for this year's DisABILITY Conference for Exploring Autism Across the Spectrum: Building Inclusive Communities - Year III.

Sponsor: The University of Scranton