Category: Autism

  • 2019-asn-t-shirt-voting-open

    2019 ASN T-shirt Voting OPEN

    We received some great submissions again this year!  Please go to the following site and vote on your favorite shirt!

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  • top-10-reasons-to-register-and-attend-funfest

    Top 10 Reasons to Register and Attend Funfest!

    Top 10 Reasons to Register and Attend Funfest: 10.  Funfest is April 13, 2019 in Nebraska.  No matter what the weather is outside, it’s 72 degrees and sunny inside Ralston Arena. 9.  Carnival type games – more than 15 – included with admission.   8.  Kids (or adults) like bounce houses or

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  • 2019-asn-self-advocate-award-nomination

    2019 ASN Self-Advocate Award Nomination

    Self-Advocate Award Stephen Shore once defined self-advocacy as “knowing when and how to approach others to negotiate desired goals, build mutual understanding and trust, and achieve fulfillment and productivity. . . [it] often involves an amount of disclosure about oneself to reach the goal of better mutual understanding.” We seek

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  • 2019-asn-autism-advocate-award-nomination

    2019 ASN Autism Advocate Award Nomination

    Autism Advocate Award Do you know someone who demonstrates remarkable advocacy for an individual or group of individuals with autism spectrum disorders? Nominate them for the Autism Society of Nebraska – Autism Advocate Award! 2019 Autism Advocate of the Year Award  – To nominate someone for this award use this application

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  • 2019-archwamety-scholarship

    2019 Archwamety Scholarship

    A scholarship of up to $500 is available this year for an individual with a diagnosis of ASD. The scholarship must be used toward completing an accredited post-secondary course of study (educational or vocational). Applicant must be currently admitted / registered for the program. Scholarship will be awarded at the

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  • 2019-ne-asd-state-autism-conference

    2019 NE ASD State Autism Conference

    The Autism Society of Nebraska is a proud sponsor of the NE ASD Network State Autism Conference. Registration is Open!    Read more about the conference and register click  HERE  

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  • irs-able-news

    IRS ABLE News

    IRS Reminding People With Disabilities About New ABLE Account Rules by Michelle Diament | December 13, 2018 ( article from disabilityscoop) With a change taking effect this year, individuals with disabilities can save more money than ever before without losing out on Social Security, Medicaid and other government benefits. The Internal Revenue Service

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  • 2019-asn-t-shirt-design-contest

    2019 ASN T-Shirt Design Contest

    It’s time to design the new walk t-shirt for 2019! NEW IN 2019—Since each city has a different fundraiser event, these do not need to reflect a ‘walk’. We would prefer themes revolving around autism awareness or designs reflecting the spirit of the Autism Community. A walk theme is allowed,

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  • asn-hosts-provider-breakfast

    ASN Hosts Provider Breakfast

    The Autism Society of Nebraska (ASN) saw a need in our

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  • learn-more-about-guardianship-and-conservatorship-in-nebraska

    Learn more about Guardianship and Conservatorship in Nebraska

    Nebraska Guardian and Conservator Network News: As part of the Nebraska Office of Public Guardian’s public outreach, we are excited to launch our inaugural “Guardian and Conservator Resource” page on the Nebraska Supreme Court website! This page is specifically designed to be a hub to help guardians and conservators navigate

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