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… And We have a Winner! 2015 T-shirt Design

By nebraska On March 16, 2015

The 2015 Autism Puzzle Walk Shirt Design Winner is a submission by Rita Crum

LB 591 Nebraska ABLE Act Legislation Call to Action

By nebraska On March 4, 2015

LB 591 – Create the achieve a better life experience program and provide for adjustments to taxable income. Public Hearing Wednesday March 11, 2015 Room 1524 2:00 PM Join the Autism Society of Nebraska along with other organizations to encourage senators to move LB591 out of Committee and support this new bill that gives Nebraska […]

Autism Society of Nebraska 5K Puzzle Run – Omaha

By nebraska On February 5, 2015

Print a flyer here 2015 Autism 5k Puzzle Run April 18th, 2015 – Shotgun Start 8:30 a.m.  Ralston Arena, 72nd & Q Street. Run where your money goes farther, 100% of your contributions stay in Nebraska serving families impacted by Autism! This is a safe and certified INTERMEDIATE course – cost $35 (T-shirt Guaranteed if […]

2015 Autism Society of Nebraska Puzzle Walk is OPEN!

By nebraska On February 5, 2015

2015 Autism Society of Nebraska Puzzle Walk and 5K Registration is Now Open! Give.autismnebraska.org Omaha – April 18, 2015  Walk and 5K North Platte- May 2, 2015 Walk and 5K Grand Island- May 9, 2015  Walk  

LB 163 for a Statewide Public Safety Platform

By nebraska On February 4, 2015

Hello, On Thursday, 1/22, I had the opportunity to testify in front of the Government Committee in Lincoln regarding potential legislation, LB 163.  LB 163 is important for us because it would create, and provide funding for, a statewide Public Safety platform that would help all families.  At the heart of it, it would implement […]

Lancers Discount Hockey Tickets!

By nebraska On February 2, 2015

Lancers Hockey Flyer

Autism Advocate Award Nominee

By nebraska On January 27, 2015

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.  Nominations are due by March 20, 2015. You can find more information on ASN Autism Advocate Award 2015 Application

Dan Archwamety Post-secondary Education Scholarship

By nebraska On January 19, 2015

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).  The Scholarship will be awarded at the ASD State Conference on Thursday April 9, 2015. More details on the scholarship and the […]

President signs ABLE Act into Law

By nebraska On January 18, 2015

President Obama on Friday signed into law the Achieving a Better Life Experience(ABLE) Act which will allow families with children with disabilities to save for college and other expenses in tax-deferred accounts. The legislation was co-sponsored by Sens. Bob Casey (D-PA) and Richard Burr (R-NC). The ABLE Act, first introduced in 2008, amends the Internal […]

Omaha Dodgeball Tournament

By OmahaNE On December 22, 2014

Registration is now OPEN for the Autism Society Nebraska – Omaha Support Network’s Dodgeball tournament!  Click HERE for more information.