OUCARES After Hours Adult Social
This is a support group for adults ages 18+ years with the diagnosis of Asperger's, High Functioning Autism or PDD/NOS. Come join us for pizza, conversation, cards, games and fun! No registration required, come when you are able. No cost for this program. This program is made possible in part by the generous support of the Autism Society of Oakland County.
Location: Oakland University, Oakland Center
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please join us as we discuss what it means to be a man with AS, current research, employment concerns and many other timely topics! We will meet on the 3rd Saturday of the month.
Call for more information or to register for this group. Bonny Pomeroy 248-881-5236 email@example.com
Sunday, April 24, 2016
4th Annual JACK’S JOCKS for JACK’S PLACE
Please join us to raise awareness and generate donations to assist JACK’S PLACE for Autism Foundation to continue its mission to provide support, education and a comprehensive array of services to help families cope with the everyday challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Sponsorship Opportunities, Event Details and On-line Registration - available at www.jacksjocks.com or give us a call at (248) 443-7427. For additional event details go to: www.jacksplaceforautism.org
Time: Race Day Registration opens at 8:00am.
Location: River Bends Park – Hickory Grove Pavilion – Shelby Township
Sunday, April 24, 2016
Walk 4 Autism inside the Somerset Collection in Troy
Join us rain or shine for a walk in the mall! While you raise funds, you will also be raising awareness. Since the Autism Society Oakland County began in 1985, the incidence of autism diagnosis has risen dramatically. We need to focus on ensuring that all individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have access to much needed services and supports, because behind every number is someone who needs help today. Registration is $12 per person, children 5 and under are free. Walkers who have registered by April 8th will receive a t-shirt. Questions? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Time: Registration: 7:30 am- 8:45am, Rally & Stretch 8:45-9:10 am, Walk: 9:15 - 10:00 am. Recognition: 10:15 am - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Somerset Collection, 2800 W Big Beaver Rd, Troy, MI 48084
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Aiming for Employment and Independence: One Family’s Story
Learn how the parents of Aaron, a 22 year old student with autism and other severe challenges, found meaningful ways for their son to participate throughout his school years in Career Focused experiences and adult living skill development. Lisa, Aaron’s mom will include practical, how-to examples for creating engaging and effective positive support opportunities that worked for their family. This is a FREE event. Questions? Contact Deanne Moore at email@example.com
Location: RCS Administration Building, Harrison Room, 501 W. University, Rochester, MI
Saturday, April 30, 2016
The Friendship Club Autism Social
Once a month this opportunity is offered for teens and young adults within the ASD spectrum to get together and have fun! We have all types of activities including: video games, ping pong, basketball, floor hockey and board games. We even have a DJ that plays all the latest hits for those who enjoy dancing.
The Friendship Club is run by volunteers. Parents and siblings are welcome to come. Siblings should be 12 years or older, please, as this event is geared for teens/young adults. Cost: $5.00 admission per person. Have questions or want to help out? Contact our volunteer coordinators: firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: St. Anastasia Activity Center , 4571 John R Rd, Troy, MI 48085
Register Today - HAP Brooksie Way
The HAP Brooksie Way is one of Oakland County’s premier quality of life events. Sign up to run or walk. Participants can save $10.00 off the half marathon with code: OUC16half and $6.00 off the 10k, 5k and kids race with code: OUC16. A portion of your race registration fee will go to support OUCARES mission of improving the quality of life for people with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Register at www.thebrooksieway.com
Date: Saturday, September 25, 2016