April Is Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month and with that comes plenty of events related to Autism education and helping those with Autism. Along with our annual Workshop on April 22nd, we have plenty of other Autism related events to share with you. See below for details:

We will have plenty of speakers for the Workshop on April 22nd. Details are forthcoming. Stay tuned.

On April 8th, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. Kentucky Protection and Advocacy is hosting a Discussion on the Future of Medicaid in Frankfort at 5 Mill Creek Park. You must RSVP by contacting vog.yknull@enotS.anriM or calling 1-800-372-2988. You can find additional information on this event by going to the Facebook event page, linked below:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1611161425641611/

A Social Group for Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder will begin on Tuesday, April 11th. See the flyer below for details:

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED!!!

One of our own, Mel Tyner-Wilson is hosting a Pink Zebra party to benefit Autism Society of the Bluegrass on April 9th, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. If you would like to RSVP, please see the flyer below for details and RSVP no later than March 31st at 8:00 p.m.

This event has been POSTPONED until May 6th! Sorry for the inconvenience!

Femme Fatales WMC is hosting a Bike Ride to benefit Autism Society of the Bluegrass on April 22nd. *Please note that this is the same day as our Annual Autism Workshop, so please plan accordingly.

Dianne Johnson has been working very hard to put together a Sensory Fit event at Body Fit Punch for our children with Autism who also have sensory issues. The first meeting is on April 22, 2017 from 12:30-1:30 p.m.

The Lexington Fire Department will host it’s annual Autism Safety Day on April 29th, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Fire Station 20 at 3001 Arrowhead Road off of Harrodsburg Road. This is the same location as last year.

There will also be other events during the month of April that will be posted soon, so keep an eye on the website for additional events.

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