ASBG Meeting: April 29, 2019: One Family’s Journey with Their Amazing Son Jacob
Autism Society of the Bluegrass
Meeting on Monday, April 29, 2019
6:30 – 8:30 PM
St. Michael’s Episcopal Church
2025 Bellefonte Drive, Lexington, Kentucky
Please join us as the ASBG Presents:
One Family’s Journey with their amazing son Jacob
Dave and Crystal Carty will talk about their journey with Jacob, his diagnosis and being an advocate.
They will talk about the impact of getting him involved in services at an early age.
Jacob is seven now, he was diagnosed when he was two. He is now in first grade.
Jacob loves technology. Dave and Crystal will talk about what they have used that works well for him now as well as things planned to try when he gets older. Dave has created a blog https://www.schooledintech.com/category/autism/
Autism Society of the Bluegrass Monthly Meetings:
May – NO Meeting
June–“Exploring Finds and Losses: Naming Grief, Discovering Joy” Chaplains will facilitate an interactive discussion on what losses may be experienced and what unexpected joys may be found on the journey of raising a child with unique needs. Led by Rev. Christine Ross, M.Div., BCC, UK HealthCare, Pediatric Chaplain and Georgia Dunagan, MASF, Resident Chaplain, UK HealthCare
July-Autistics United Kentucky-Discussion on Who Speaks for Autism and How Self-Advocates and Caregivers Can Be Respectful of the Unique Lens Each Group Brings to the Conversation
September 22, 2019-Autism Society of the Bluegrass Walk at Kroger Stadium!
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