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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! 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 […]

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

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ABLE Act Passes Senate!

By admin On December 17, 2014

  Senate Approves ABLE Act Last night, the U.S. Senate passed the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act (ABLE) — a victory for grassroots advocacy for parents and people with disabilities. The Autism Society has worked with many partners in the disability community and with you, our members, to get this bill passed. The ABLE […]

ABLE ACT Passes in the House

By nebraska On December 6, 2014

ABLE Act Passes in the House 

Sensory Santa Visits!

By nebraska On December 4, 2014

http://www.wowt.com/home/headlines/Sensory-Santa-Listens-To-Autistic-Childrens-Wishes-283638541.html

2015 Autism Puzzle Walks – Save the Dates!

By nebraska On December 1, 2014