Category: Meetings

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

Meeting on Monday March 27th, 2017 “A Visit with Katie Bentley”

Public Policy Coordinator for the Commonwealth Council on Developmental Disabilities Katie is the mother of two children with developmental disabilities.  Katie’s work in policy began many years ago when she traveled to Washington DC to advocate for children receiving SSI. 

Police Meet & Greet at Village Branch Library This Saturday 3/4/17

“A University of Kentucky student is teaming with local police to provide education about interacting with individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).” The next Meet & Greet is scheduled for this Saturday, March 4, 2017 at the Village Branch of

Meeting on Monday, February 27th, 2017 “Gastrointestinal Issues and Concerns for the Child with Autism”

Meeting on Monday, February 27th, 2017 6:30 – 8:30 PM At St. Michael’s Episcopal Church 2025 Bellefonte Drive, Lexington, Kentucky Please join us as the ASBG Presents: “Gastrointestinal Issues and Concerns for the Child with Autism” George J. Fuchs, III,

Have you registered for the Kentucky Works Transition Summit and Community Conversation?

We are nearing capacity and are very excited to sit down with everyone to discuss the future of employment for people with disabilities in Kentucky. If you have not registered or if you know someone who might not be on

1/30/2017 Charting the Waters of Current and Future Care

Kelli Sheets –Hart Support Living Grant Program State Coordinator, Cabinet for Health and Family Services Cathy Allgoud Murphy – Board Member, Center for Accessible Living. Jessica Frye – / ACCESS Michelle P Waiver Program Supervisor A caregiver’s work is

12/5 Holiday Potluck

Please join us Monday, December 5, for our annual HOLIDAY POTLUCK! Whereas we normally have childcare, all children and other family members are invited to join us for the meal. ASBG will provide a few basics and we’d love for

10/12 A chat with the Fayette County School Superintendent

Dr. Emmanuel “Manny” Caulk Fayette County School District Superintendent We will discuss the Superintendent’s plan for students with ASD, closing the achievement gap, and the special education audit that was completed earlier in the year (ASD was the only disability

9/26 KDE Provides Guidance for Districts to Support students with Autism

Jeffrey Coles, MA Jeffrey Coles began his career at the Kentucky Department of Education, 5 years ago, as a Professional Growth and Effectiveness System Program Administrator. In this role he supported the teacher evaluation process by facilitating the Student Voice

In Memoriam of Gabriel Zamora

The Autism Society of the Bluegrass is heartbroken at the loss of one of our beloved children. Gabriel Zamora was gravely injured in an accident Sunday morning and passed away peacefully yesterday. We have long observed and admired the dedication