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Kids & Dreams Autism Conference

By nebraska On September 13, 2015

Click here do download flyer for more information. Register online at http://www.kidsanddreams.org/conference/  

Join The Big Give for Autism

By nebraska On September 1, 2015

September 17, 2015 Join The Big Give for Autism #AutismBigGive Help Improve Lives Affected by Autism Big Give for Autism Society of Nebraska As the nation’s oldest and largest grassroots organization founded to help all affected by autism, the Autism Society is IN communities, working FOR communities and collaborating WITH communities to make life better […]

Husker Hero’s Event

By nebraska On August 17, 2015

Husker Hero’s is Back! Register Today to attend!  onecoalition.weebly.com  Click on the Husker Heros Link Download the flyer HERE!  

Nebraska won’t appeal ruling expanding autism coverage under Medicaid

By nebraska On July 30, 2015

By Martha Stoddard / World-Herald bureau LINCOLN — Nebraska won’t fight a judge’s order for Medicaid to start covering a potentially costly but effective treatment for children with autism.   Calder Lynch, the state Medicaid director, said Wednesday that the state would not appeal the June ruling. He wants to have all the pieces in […]

Nebraska Appleseed Court Victory

By nebraska On July 1, 2015

Court victory allows Children access to Vital Behavioral Health Treatments Lancaster County District Court sides with Appleseed in important decision LINCOLN — Yesterday, Lancaster County District Court Judge John Colborn issued an order protecting the rights of Nebraska children with autism and developmental disabilities to get vitally important behavioral health treatments through the Medicaid program. The […]

Autism Society National Conference

By nebraska On July 1, 2015

National Conference Since 1965, the Autism Society has embraced its mission to make a better world for all with autism. Shortly after its founding, the Autism Society held an inaugural national conference to discuss the state of children with ASD in America. This meeting brought together parents of children with ASD to share resources, experiences […]

Understanding ABLE Webinar

By nebraska On June 30, 2015

To learn more about the ABLE Act view the webinar here. http://www.realeconomicimpact.org/Resources/Webinars.aspx  

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: pete.ricketts@nebraska.gov

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.org.