Category: Autism

  • 2022-funfest-register-now

    2022 Funfest Register Now!

    New Location! New Fun!  Register HERE  Join us!  Play games and participate in Minute to Win it contests Participate in our very first Funny (mini) Run… More details to come! Kids have fun in Centris Fun Zone  Take pictures and see your favorite Costumed Characters and Mascots Balloon Animals and

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  • ne-asd-network-autism-conference-2022

    NE ASD Network Autism Conference 2022

    Register now for the 2022 NE ASD Network Autism Conference April 7th and 8th 2022 in Kearney Nebraska Register HERE Download the FLYER  

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  • 2022-asn-autism-advocate-award-nomination

    2022 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!  Award will be presented at the NE ASD Network Conference at the Thursday evening dinner event

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  • 2022-asn-self-advocate-award-nomination

    2022 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.” Award will

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  • 2022-archwamety-scholarship

    2022 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. The Scholarship will be presented at the NE ASD

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  • autism-society-launches-new-brand

    Autism Society Launches New Brand

    The Autism Society Launches New Brand with Accessibility Standards, Created with the Autism Community Read more about it here BDP Press Release!          

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  • november-is-national-family-caregivers-month

    November is National Family Caregivers Month

    Click the links to learn more! Future Planning Caregiver Aging Preparation Tips Caregiver stress: Tips for taking care of yourself        

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  • staying-healthy-during-flu-season

    Staying Healthy During Flu Season

    Click the links to learn more! Healthy Habits to Help Protect Against the Flu Protect yourself and your family 12 Natural Treatment Tips for Colds and Flu  

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  • post-secondary-scholarship

    Post Secondary Scholarship

    Dan Archwamey Post-Secondary Scholarship The Dan Archwamety scholarship was established to give hope, affirmation, and financial assistance to young people on the autism spectrum who plan to continue their schooling after high school.  In collaboration with the Autism Society of Nebraska, the Archwamety family created the scholarship in memory of Dan,

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  • 2022-t-shirt-design-contest

    2022 T-Shirt Design Contest!

    ASN t-shirt design contest is now open for submissions celebrating the spirit and attitude of the autism community! These shirts will be featured at the Omaha Funfest and available to purchase statewide. Submissions must be received electronically by 11:59 pm on Monday, February 28, 2021 to be eligible for entry

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