ASH AWARE- Virtual Art Class

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in partnership with the Autism Society-The Heartland invites you to join us for Adult ART Classes. This is an activity for adults ages 18+ on the autism spectrum.
Registration is required. Sign up by emailing We have limited room for these classes, so get your RSVP in early to reserve your spot!
The Zoom link for each class will be emailed to you on the morning of the class.
Class is on the 2nd Thursday of the month in February, March, and April 6-8pm
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Date(s): 03-11-2021 Time(s): 6:00 pm

YMCA Challenger – Swim Lessons (Platte City)

This program offers swim lessons for individuals ages 4-30 with special needs. Classes are modified to work with each participant on individual needs while learning basic water safety and swimming skills. Adaptive Swim Lessons maintain an instructor to participant ratio of one to one or one to two.

Mar 13, 2021 to May 1, 2021 Each Sat 1pm to 1:30pm

Visit YMCA for more information and registration

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Date(s): 03-13-2021 Time(s): 1:00 pm

ASH – Saturday Seminar: Transition Planning Beyond the IEP Table (Virtual)

This Saturday Seminar will assist parents of transition age children with ASD on strategies to develop a strong transition plan into adulthood, including autism-specific local, state, and federal funding streams and services beyond school. This training can be used to help collaborate with the school IEP team to ensure that the unique needs of ASD are addressed and implemented.

Sat, March 13, 2021 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Visit ASH for more information and registration

Date(s): 03-13-2021 Time(s): 10:00 am

Children’s Mercy – It is Never Too Early to Think about Transition (Virtual)

Transition to adulthood takes time but goes quickly. There may be medical, social, educational and legal considerations of which you need to be aware. Many of the changes take months or years of planning, which is why it is never too early to think about how that looks.

When: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 Time: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Speaker: Terri Hickam, MSW, Transition Program Manager Objectives:
  • Define the legal/medical concerns that need to be addressed as your child grows toward adulthood.
  • Discuss the change of focus from school personnel to the parent for program choices once the child is done with high school.
  • Explore community ideas that are available and could be of interest to them.
Registration is free and required.

Visit CM for more information and registration

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Date(s): 03-16-2021 Time(s): 6:00 pm

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