LB 591 ABLE Act Update

By nebraska On May 21, 2015

LB 591 was just passed by the legislature with a vote of 47-0 and is headed to Governor Ricketts for his signature!  Over this holiday weekend, please email the Governor and urge his support and signature of LB 591:

Growing support helps families facing autism. KETV Report

By nebraska On April 3, 2015

  KETV Omaha ran a story on the Hamilton Family!  Please watch!  Click here to watch Thank you KETV and the Hamiltons for sharing your story!

Celebrating the Uniqueness in us All #AutismUniquelyYou

By nebraska On April 3, 2015

Hand-painting for a cause – make a colorful impression, raise awareness for autism and be UNIQUELY YOU. 1.) Paint your hands, create your imprint and take a photo. 2.) Post your image, share with friends and tag it ‪#‎AutismUniquelyYou‬. 3.) LIKE the Autism Society on Facebook and donate to the cause at  

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 […]

LB 591 Nebraska ABLE Act Legislation Call to Action

By nebraska On February 5, 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 […]

2015 Autism Society of Nebraska Puzzle Walk is OPEN! Omaha- Tri-Cities- North Platte

By nebraska On February 5, 2015

2015 Autism Society of Nebraska Puzzle Walk and 5K Registration is Now Open! 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 […]

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.

NE ASD Network 2015 State Autism Conference Registration now OPEN!

By nebraska On December 18, 2014